| Mar 18, 2014
| 2:07 PM
"There is evil in this world, and hatred, and revenge." So warns Angelina Jolie, playing the title character in a new trailer for Disney's coming fantasy "Maleficent."
But is Maleficent herself — she of the horned headdress, black robe and...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:30 AM
A decade after the titular superhero family of "The Incredibles" donned their spandex suits to save the day, Disney announced that its animation studio Pixar is working on a sequel to the Oscar-winning movie.
The sequel was announced by Disney...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 12:20 PM
As the popularity of "The Hunger Games" franchise and the anticipation of the release of "Divergent" can attest, dystopic young-adult stories are all the rage these days, on screen and on the page. Now the first trailer has been released for a big-...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The story may have been ripped from personal experience, but moments of truth -- or, for that matter, hilarity -- are few and far between in "We'll Never Have Paris," a sporadically amusing, more often grating romantic comedy based on the relationship...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
MADRID -- Benicio del Toro, Tim Robbins and Olga Kurylenko will star in conflict-zone drama "A Perfect Day," the English-language debut of Fernando Leon de Aranoa, one of Spain's most reputable and popular auteurs.
France's Melanie Thierry ("Babylon AD"...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:01 AM
Say you were watching a post-Super Bowl news conference featuring the coach of the team that lost on the final drive. You'd expect someone to ask for his reaction, no?
Or say two players from the same team had snubbed each other on national TV....
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Formidable, indomitable, irascible: Pick your adjective, and it pretty much describes the force of nature who holds the stage in "Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me."
But what makes this documentary on the celebrated actress and singer especially involving is...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Tyler Dawson ("Bellflower"), Graham Skipper, Christina Gooding, Vanessa DuBasso and Jillian Leigh are starring in ultra-low budget comedy "Friends Effing Friends Effing Friends."
Caliber Media and Glydascope are producing the project. Quincy Rose is...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"ELOQUENCE is a painting of the thoughts," said Blaise Pascal.
WELL, many of Sunday night's Oscar winners dipped brushes into their palette and came up with some of the most exquisitely touching and meaningful speeches of any Oscar telecast.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Jonah Hill had an unremarkable Oscar Sunday. Perhaps you heard: He won nothing; he did nothing. He woke up early and drove to a Starbucks in the suburbs outside Naperville, where he bought a coffee, then he drove home and shoveled the snow from his...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:48 PM
Confounding the Oscar pundits who predicted levity over gravity, not to mention levity over “Gravity,” “12 Years a Slave” won the Academy Award on Sunday for best film of 2013.
“Gravity,” by far the biggest popular...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Would she or wouldn't she? If she won the Oscar for lead actress, would Cate Blanchett utter the "W" word?
Fairly or not, that was a question surrounding the star of "Blue Jasmine," who took the trophy for her portrayal of a fallen New York socialite in...