| Apr 21, 2010
| 1:20 PM
A diner becomes the unlikely setting for the ultimate battle between good and evil in this thriller, with Paul Bettany ("A Beautiful Mind") showing the benefits of working with a personal trainer as a literal archangel who's dispatched to the site - where...
| May 23, 2010
| 9:17 AM
It's little problem for Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly to fill the roles of husband and wife on screen, since they also have that relationship in real life ... but the couple they play in this drama is notable. Bettany is cast as Charles Darwin, but...
| Jan 24, 2010
| 3:20 PM
LOS ANGELES - James Cameron's "Avatar" is on a course to sink "Titanic" at the box office.
No. 1 for the sixth-straight weekend with $36 million, the 20th Century Fox sci-fi spectacle lifted its domestic total to $552.8 million, according to studio...
| Feb 7, 2010
Michael Ordoña's recent talk, on The Times' blog Hero Complex, with actor Paul Bettany about his role as Michael the archangel in the movie "Legion" touches on all the militaristic imagery of angels. There's also plenty of that in a gorgeous coffee...
| Feb 18, 2010
| 9:47 AM
Rating: 2 stars
Recap: Fascinating facets of Charles Darwin's life, family and work are explored in Jon Amiel's "Creation." Real-life couple Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly portray Darwin and his wife, Emma.
Review: "Try as he might to work three...
| Oct 31, 2010
It's a peculiar person — if not an unabashed sadist — who takes pleasure in someone's stuttering, particularly at a public event. Yet when filmmaker Tom Hooper heard that Colin Firth couldn't stop stammering while accepting an acting honor for...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Sep 12, 2010
Tucked in the back of a lush garden exploding with flowers, Cornelia Funke's study is a wonderland of books. Her desk is cluttered with tomes about fairy tales, which are stacked next to those about mining, alongside travel guides for Spain, France and...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 9:40 AM
The star power and the scenery are the main attractions of this romantic adventure with definite echoes of "North by Northwest." Johnny Depp plays a bookish American who's visiting Europe when his path crosses that of an attractive mystery woman (Angelina...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 10:39 AM
The title doesn't completely indicate what you'll get from this rather grim action-with-vampires adventure, which was a 3-D attraction in theaters. Paul Bettany plays the title cleric who goes to the rescue in a post-apocalyptic world when his niece (Lily...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*** (out of four)
I couldn’t explain what the term “margin call” means without looking it up, so I’ll let you do the same. Just know that it’s a fittingly unsexy title for an unsexy movie about powerful people in suits...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 10:12 AM
Margin Call ***
En la misma línea temática explorada por dramas como Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, The Company Men y Up in the Air, el debutante director J.C. Chandor retoma el tema de la debacle financiera de 2008 para ofrecer Margin Call, intenso...