Movies

Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 7
To all you Detroit-area robbery crews, we should probably warn you right away: It’s just not a good idea to pick 1837 Buena Vista Street for your big...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 7
“Hands of Stone” is a sprawling yet fairly conventional biopic about the Panamanian boxing champion Roberto Duran. For the uninitiated, the title...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 7
Writer-director Richard Tanne’s feature film debut “Southside With You” views history through an unlikely, heart-shaped prism: the first date between...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 7
ANTHROPOID ★★ Based on the true story of a mission to assassinate the third in command behind Hitler. Starring Cillian Murphy. R (violence,...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 8
NEW YORK (AP) — “Suicide Squad” and “Sausage Party” remained no. 1 and no. 2 at the weekend box office in North America, while a trio of newcomers...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 8
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 15-21. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. Summer Olympic Games (...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 8
Remaking a film that won 11 Academy Awards invites inevitable comparison. The latest adaptation of “Ben-Hur” distinguishes itself from William Wyler’...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 8
Early in “Kubo and the Two Strings,” our hero meekly strides into an ancient Japanese village marketplace the way Toshiro Mifune might have entered a...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 8
“War Dogs” is too good of a true story not to get the Hollywood treatment. Still, the end result doesn’t entirely do justice to the moral ambiguities...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 8
ANTHROPOID ★★ Based on the true story of a mission to assassinate the third in command behind Hitler. Starring Cillian Murphy. R (violence,...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 9
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a feast for the raunchy animated comedy “Sausage Party” at the box office this weekend. The R-rated pic about...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 9
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 8-14. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. Summer Olympic Games (...
Published on August 12, 2016 - Page 8
After an exhausting summer buffet of set pieces, superheroes and whatever s-word you might use for “Suicide Squad,” the gentle “Pete’s Dragon” is a...
Published on August 12, 2016 - Page 8
It’s happened. Someone has outdone the “Team America” puppet sex scene and even made it look somewhat quaint in comparison. Anyone even vaguely...
Published on August 12, 2016 - Page 8
ANTHROPOID ★★ Based on the true story of a mission to assassinate SS officer Reinhard Heydrich, third in command behind Hitler. Starring Cillian...
Published on August 12, 2016 - Page 9
Give Meryl Streep her due: She’s mastered drama and comedy, musicals and various accents. In her latest film, the multiple Oscar-winner has even...
Published on August 12, 2016 - Page 9
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 1-7. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. Summer Olympic Games (Sunday...
Published on August 5, 2016 - Page 10
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 25-31. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1...
Published on August 5, 2016 - Page 11
The superhero movie generally either takes itself too seriously (“Man of Steel,” “Batman v Superman”) or delights in not caring a bit (“Deadpool”)....
Published on August 5, 2016 - Page 11
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Damon came back strong after his nine-year hiatus from the Bourne series in “Jason Bourne,” according to studios Monday. “...

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