Friday, March 13 2015
“1971” is an appropriately matter-of-fact title for a decidedly low-key documentary. But don’t mistake a lack of flash for an absence of substance. The story
In the new film ‘71, set in bloody Northern Ireland during the Troubles between Catholics and Protestants, a young soldier must find his way back to his barracks.
When word of a Delhi court’s ban on the film India’s Daughter reached Leslee Udwin last week, the filmmaker was faced with a dilemma.
Thursday, March 12 2015
SXSW has staked out its own distinct territory by spotlighting commercial comedies that are vital to the movie business but rarely show up at festivals such as Sundance, Toronto or Cannes.
Monday, March 9 2015
LOS ANGELES — “Chappie” debuted at No. 1 with an estimated $13.3 million in the U.S. and Canada during a slow box office weekend, while the Vince
Wednesday, March 4 2015
John Boorman has made a lot of tough-nosed, violent and demanding films, including the 1967 film noir “Point Blank” with Lee Marvin, the Oscar-nominated 1972 thriller “Deliverance,”
It was recently announced that former Chicago improviser Tina Fey’s new TV show, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” would not air on NBC like her colossal
Late in “The Sound of Music” production — after a helicopter’s downdraft had knocked Julie Andrews over, after rain clobbered the schedule and budget, and
Monday, March 2 2015
Yann Demange’s 71 takes us back to the swirling maelstrom of the peak of the civil war in Northern Ireland. Set just three years after “The Troubles” began and a year before “Bloody Sunday", it’s an intricate, intimate thriller about a single soldier’s nightmare day and night on the front lines.