| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:36 AM
Movie fans trekking to Telluride, Colo., for the resort town’s annual film festival this weekend are set to see some of the fall’s most anticipated performances, including Bill Murray as FDR in “Hyde Park on Hudson,” Michael...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:00 AM
The L.A. Times is expanding its events for movie lovers with a new, free Indie Focus Screening Series at the Laemmle NoHo 7 theaters starting Aug. 22 with “Robot & Frank.”
Starring Oscar nominee Frank Langella as an aging jewel thief who...
| Apr 29, 2012
A team of superheroes including Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor unite to save the world. With Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth. Written and directed by Joss Whedon. In Imax 3-D. Walt Disney...
| May 20, 2012
| 9:39 PM
"Amour," directed by Michael Haneke, played the Cannes Film Festival Sunday. Emanuelle Riva and Jean-Luis Trintignant star, along with Isabelle Huppert....
| May 22, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Sarah Polley's "Take This Waltz" tops the list of new films available this week on Video on Demand and DVD/Blu-ray. Fans of unusual, well made romances also might want to check out "Certified Copy."...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Michelle Williams and Seth Rogan are the couple about to hit a rough patch in “Take This Waltz.” And you can sense it in this gives-little-away teaser trailer to Sarah Polley's latest film. Not sure of the release date, but Sarah Silverman...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The 32-year-old confirmed to Toronto.com that she and new husband David Sandomierski are expecting their fisrt child this winter....
| Sep 3, 2010
| 11:10 AM
Messing around with science or nature always is dicey, as the characters played by Oscar winner Adrien Brody ("The Pianist") and Sarah Polley ("The Sweet Hereafter") discover anew in this thriller.
They play scientists who combine DNA taken from...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Notorious potty-mouth and obscenity-mongerer Sarah Silverman is infamous for her role in urging people to elect her socialist idol Barack Obama in a 2008 video called “The Great Schlep,” but she's also chipped away at common American decency...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Take This Waltz
Starring Michelle Williams, Seth Rogen, Sarah Silverman and Luke Kirby
The question at the core of Take This Waltz, the new film written and directed by Sarah Polley, is about whether to have an affair with a rickshaw driver. It's not...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 10:55 PM
You know why people hate movie critics? They often pan blockbusters while recommending garbage like this. Now don’t get me wrong. Many of the blockbusters are horrible, but ya know what? So are many of the quirky indie films.
There are filmmakers...
| Jul 12, 2012
***1/2 (out of four)
“You used to get it in your fishnets; now you only get it in your nightdress.”
-- Arctic Monkeys, “Fluorescent Adolescent”
The crushingly true drama “Take This Waltz” does not include the above...