Latest by Jocelyn Noveck

Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 7
’Tis clearly the season for exceedingly attractive young adults in mortal peril. Just two months ago, we had the charming Shailene Woodley as a teen...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 7
Early in “Boyhood,” Richard Linklater’s bracingly original, utterly enthralling film about the passage of time through the lens of one boy’s life, we...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 7
Take one Oscar-winning British actress. Add an appealing supporting cast. Lather on the picturesque French countryside. Sprinkle liberally with...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 9
“Into the Storm” is a movie that addresses the fearsome power of nature. Alas, it also addresses the fearsome power of a bad script to distract us...
Published on August 1, 2014 - Page 7
There’s a delicious moment in “Get On Up,” Tate Taylor’s James Brown biopic, when Brown (Chadwick Boseman) is about to appear on the T.A.M.I. Show, a...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 6
When Zach Braff took to Kickstarter to fund his new movie, “Wish I Was Here,” he explained to fans where their money would go: It would ensure his...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 6
So let’s start with the enticing premise of Luc Besson’s “Lucy,” starring Scarlett Johansson: Human beings only use 10 percent of their brain...