| Sep 9, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Wrenching performances by Maria Bello, of NBC's new version of "Prime Suspect," and Michael Sheen make director and co-writer Shawn Ku's drama an intense experience.
They play a maritally stressed couple whose situation worsens considerably when their...
| Nov 17, 2011
*1/2 (out of four)
It’s a miracle! Not one of those happy miracles, though. More like, “Sorry, Bella, there’s now a vampire growing inside you.”
That’s because 18-year-old Bella (Kristen Stewart) and her new, much-older-...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 12:11 PM
One of Woody Allen's best-received movies of late, the writer-director's comedy casts Owen Wilson as his newest doppelganger, a creatively blocked writer who ventures to the City of Light with his fiancee (Rachel McAdams).
While there, he has...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 5:25 PM
Political bio pics are certainly not a rarity, but making a film about a country’s leader while still in office is pretty brave, which is probably why French director Xavier Durringer wisely puts a disclaimer at the beginning of “The Conquest,...
| Apr 9, 2012
Do not read this interview with “Queens of Country” star Lizzy Caplan and picture her as moody Janis Ian from “Mean Girls.”
This year Caplan becomes a leading lady, not a sidekick. She not only delivers a knockout turn in “...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 2:35 PM
A couple of years ago, Bruce Sheridan, chair of the film program at Columbia College, noticed a curious thing happening. A few of the film majors who interned on the Chicago production of "The Dark Knight" had started making their student films and, as...
| Dec 10, 2008
When Richard Nixon, a politician who hated and feared the media, decided to spurn the networks and the newsmen and give his first comprehensive, post-resignation interviews to a lightweight talk-show host, the country got something unexpected from the...
| Dec 10, 2008
It feels as much like a celebration as a wake: There's a scene toward the end of "Frost/Nixon," as Richard Nixon's landmark interviews with talk show host David Frost draw to a close, when the disgraced president sits down at the piano. ¶¶ As performed by...
| Mar 25, 2009
| 4:30 PM
This story is all over the trades this morning.... "The political relationship between President Bill Clinton and British Prime Minister Tony Blair is the focus of a movie for HBO penned by "Frost/Nixon" writer Peter Morgan, according to the......
| Sep 18, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Yes, it's true, he is the hardest-working man in showbiz. Even though he made two movies last year and already has another one -- "Invictus" -- coming later this fall, Clint Eastwood isn't resting on his laurels. According to this......
| Oct 6, 2009
| 4:32 AM
There were big stars onstage at the opening-night performance of the Donmar Warehouse production of the musical "Parade" at the Mark Taper Forum -- including former "Grey's Anatomy" star T.R. Knight as Leo Frank, Broadway's Charlotte D'Amboise, Lara...
| Oct 5, 2009
| 4:34 PM
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