Latest by Jake Coyle

Published on December 19, 2014 - Page 10
With a sum total of 1,032 minutes, Peter Jackson’s six J.R.R. Tolkien films have earned more than $5 billion worldwide. They have made New Zealand...
Published on December 19, 2014 - Page 11
It’s with heavy sadness that I review “The Interview,” Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s North Korean farce. As of Thursday morning, the film has been...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 6
NEW YORK — “Birdman” is soaring. “Boyhood” keeps growing. “Selma” is on the march. And “Unbroken” is... missing in action. In nominations for the 72...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 11
More than 50 years after “The Ten Commandments” sandals are back in style. A genre that was once as stale as communion wafers has been reborn this...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 11
NEW YORK — With his latest and best film in tow, Chris Rock is back in the spotlight right when we most need him. There’s no more salient voice on...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 4
NEW YORK — The American Film Institute on Monday named the coming-of-age tale “Boyhood,” the sci-fi epic “Interstellar” and the civil-rights drama “...
Published on December 7, 2014 - Page 32
TORONTO — Dan Gilroy, writer-director of the Los Angeles noir “Nightcrawler,” knew Jake Gyllenhaal had entered an adventurous new phase as an actor....
Published on December 5, 2014 - Page 7
Cheryl Strayed, as played by Reese Witherspoon in Jean-Marc Vallee’s “Wild,” is a bundle of messy imperfections, as we gradually learn from...
Published on December 2, 2014 - Page 12
NEW YORK — Richard Linklater’s 12-years-in-the-making “Boyhood” has been named best picture by the New York Film Critics Circle. “Boyhood” also won...
Published on November 28, 2014 - Page 11
The characters of the modern workplace comedy, like the rest of us, don’t know how to make a living anymore. Having haplessly tried to murder their...