February 24, 2014
This is genius. "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" will be back in movie theaters this week — but it’ll be a little different.
February 12, 2014
I love the ’80s, but, really, this is too much.
This week, three movies are opening that are remakes of films made in the 1980s.
The unholy trinity are:...
January 29, 2014
Well, here's good news: the National Association of Theatre Owners is going to start restricting movie trailers to no more than two minutes each.
They also want trailers to show for no more than 150...
January 10, 2014
It's time for the most fun awards show of the year!
The Golden Globes are handed out on Sunday, and it's always enjoyable — even more so with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler returning to host. (It airs...
November 25, 2013
Nothing screams "R rating" like a film starring Judi Dench.
Dench’s latest movie, "Philomena," which opens at several theaters in our region on Wednesday, first earned an...
August 23, 2013
No, Ben, say it ain’t so!
I was chagrined, to say the least, when I heard that Ben Affleck had signed on to be the next Batman.
Way to undermine your renewed...
August 20, 2013
Every once in a while, my faith in humanity is restored
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" was expected to bring in around the same amount of money this past weekend as "Kick-Ass 2.
August 12, 2013
Please, Hollywood, enough with the dystopian sci-fi flicks!
This year, we’ve been inundated with action thrillers that are set in an unhappy future — "Pacific Rim," "After...
August 2, 2013
Earlier this year, snarky, envelope-pushing Seth MacFarlane hosted the Academy Awards.
It was just announced that, next year, nice, likeable-to-all Ellen DeGeneres will do the honors.
August 2, 2013
Let’s hear it for the little movies!
Often, a small, umassuming summer film turns into a sleeper hit. "Little Miss Sunshine" is a perfect example. Or "Moonrise...
July 31, 2013
As a professor teaching film at New York University, Spike Lee hands out to students a list of what he considers "the greatest films ever made." He sees these as required viewing for those who want to become directors.