| Feb 25, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Set mostly in World War I-era England, "Parade's End" (8 p.m. Tuesday, HBO; 2 stars out of 4) shares certain DNA with "Downton Abbey." But don't be fooled, the five-part miniseries moves as slowly as the Dowager Countess walking to a country picnic....
| 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...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 12:53 PM
With its "entire cast composed of colored artists," the 1926 silent film "The Flying Ace" was photographed in the sunny scrub and swampland of Jacksonville, Fla., produced by the Norman Film Manufacturing Company. The outfit delivered "race films" to...
| 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...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:30 AM
In a possible precursor for Netflix's entry into major Emmy competition, "House of Cards" scored two nominations for the third annual Critics' Choice Television Awards, set for June 10 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
"Cards" earned nods for Kevin Spacey for...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Julia Roberts and Mark Ruffalo are set to star in the HBO film "The Normal Heart," based on the Tony Award-winning play from Larry Kramer.
Ryan Murphy will direct and Kramer will write the telepic.
The play centers on the AIDS epidemic in New York in...
| May 8, 2013
| 10:16 PM
The Great Gatsby
If any piece of classic American literature should be depicted on film with wildly decadent and boldly inventive style, it’s ‘‘The Great Gatsby.’’ After all, who was the character of Jay...
| May 6, 2013
| 3:14 PM
A little too much and a little not enough, director and co-writer Shane Black's "Iron Man 3" nonetheless has everything Disney and Marvel need to keep the "Avengers" superhero constellation shining and regenerating well into the 23rd century. It's what...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:46 PM
Man, it’s times like these that I wish I didn’t read so many comic books. Especially when it comes to Iron Man, because had I not gone into Iron Man 3 with certain pre-conceived notions about the characters, I’m sure I would have enjoyed...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 6:30 AM
A ruthlessly self-aware political wife reconsidering her choices. A sensual socialite facing down an oppressive age with informed good humor. A group of young women so busy defying social expectations they've forgotten to have any of their own. A...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Sundance Film Festival 2012 will be loaded with celebrity parties, and The Ministry has your guide. Get our lowdown on Sundance Film Festival parties featuring performances from Drake and cast parties for films like "Redlights," with Elizabeth Olsen...