| Jan 24, 2013
A movie about the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis probably doesn't sound like it would be a laugh riot — or should be — but that's just one of the many ways in which "Argo" is a glorious, gripping surprise.
Directing his third feature, Ben...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
After setting up three films at Twentieth Century Fox and Warner Bros., Ubisoft Motion Pictures is ready for phase two.
The film division of French game publisher Ubisoft plans to package "Watch Dogs," "Far Cry" and "Rabbids" as its next trio of film...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Rebecca Hall, fresh off her turn as a brilliant biologist in "Iron Man 3," will make her Broadway debut playing a murderess in a revival of "Machinal."
Penned by American journalist and playwright Sophie Treadwell, the expressionist drama is based on...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Rebecca Hall will topline a Broadway revival of American expressionist play "Machinal" at the Roundabout Theater Company, where the show will be directed by Brit helmer Lyndsey Turner.
Sophie Treadwell's play hasn't appeared on the Rialto since it...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:29 PM
A Chicago woman accused of robbing a bank to pay off the money she embezzled from her job at another bank was found guilty today in federal court of conspiracy and bank robbery.
Navahcia Edwards, 25, had no reaction when U.S. District Judge Matthew...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:50 PM
He's back on "Die Hard" territory these days, but Bruce Willis has been doing lots of other work lately, an example being this comedy casting him as a veteran gambler who gets an unlikely "business" partner.
She's a former stripper played by Rebecca...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 2:55 PM
In the last shot of Ben Affleck's "Argo" — relax, there are no spoilers here — the camera pans slowly along the shelves of toys in a young boy's bedroom. The year is 1980; the film spends most of its time on the true story of how a CIA...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:41 PM
It's no secret that Massachusetts native Ben Affleck loves Boston. After all, "Good Will Hunting" — the film that put him and Matt Damon on the Hollywood map — was set there, as were his first two directorial efforts, "Gone Baby Gone" and "The...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 8:17 PM
Here Comes the Boom
In the comedy “Here Comes the Boom,” former collegiate wrestler Scott Voss (Kevin James) is a 42-year-old apathetic biology teacher in a failing high school. When cutbacks threaten to cancel the music...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:14 PM
There will be a tense standoff between two hostage movies at the box office this weekend, as “Taken 2” and “Argo" battle for No. 1.
After a spectacular $49.5-million debut last weekend, the Liam Neeson sequel "Taken 2" will likely...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 2:46 PM
It's hard to believe that it wasn't so long ago that Ben Affleck's career was a joke.
After his early success with "Good Will Hunting," he went on to become an increasingly bland leading man that critics seemed to enjoy picking apart. He was also a...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:25 PM
OPENING TONIGHT AT 9
Paranormal Activity 4
Mockumentary filmmakers Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman (Catfish) know a thing or two about misdirecting an audience, as they proved again with 2011’s ‘‘Paranormal Activity 3.’’...