Movies

Published on April 12, 2024 - Page 7
The United States is crumbling in Alex Garland's sharp new film "Civil War." It's a haunting big-screen experience. The country has been at war with...
Published on April 12, 2024 - Page 7
Do you reckon Sasquatches snore? Of course, they do. They snore and eat noisily and pick bugs out of each other's fur then eat those bugs, noisily....
Published on April 12, 2024 - Page 7
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- "Barbie" producer and star Margot Robbie is making a Monopoly movie, with Hasbro and Lionsgate behind it, the companies announced...
Published on April 5, 2024 - Page 7
Dev Patel, the endearingly earnest, scrawny kid of "Slumdog Millionaire" has steadily grown into an intense and sensitive leading man. It's a...
Published on April 5, 2024 - Page 7
"Housekeeping for Beginners" begins with a shot of a painting on a wall hanging just a little askew. It's an apt metaphor for writer and director...
Published on April 5, 2024 - Page 7
What would an all-female government look like? For the ambitious high school students in the Girls State program -- given the spotlight in a new...
Published on April 5, 2024 - Page 7
TJ Ballantyne is a working-class, middle-aged man trying to eke out a living. Ken Loach and screenwriter Paul Laverty address the migrant crisis...
Published on March 29, 2024 - Page 16
There are two kinds of people: Those who like their movies with a giant evil ape swinging a vertebrae like a lasso while riding a kaiju controlled by...
Published on March 29, 2024 - Page 16
The term "movie magic" applies to Alice Rohrwacher's wondrous "La Chimera." It's a grubbily transcendent folk tale that finds its enchantment buried...
Published on March 29, 2024 - Page 16
Directed by Thea Sharrock "The Beautiful Game," is about a real international soccer tournament called the Homeless World Cup. Don't go in expecting...
Published on March 22, 2024 - Page 8
Forty years after "Ghostbusters" and following a string of sequels that never measured up, it's fair to wonder who else ought we to call? As easy as...
Published on March 22, 2024 - Page 8
Elwood P. Dalton is a classy sort of bouncer. While five tough guys circle him outside a bar looking to bash his skull in, he has a question for them...
Published on March 22, 2024 - Page 8
Sydney Sweeney is everywhere. In the past four months, she's been in a romantic comedy that turned into a sleeper hit, a superhero movie that didn't...
Published on March 15, 2024 - Page 7
The new Mark Wahlberg movie "Arthur the King" is rather generic -- an underdog story that hits the expected beats. Wahlberg plays an adventure racer...
Published on March 15, 2024 - Page 7
By the time Nicholas Winton died in 2015 at 106, the former London stockbroker and self-proclaimed "ordinary man" had been widely recognized for his...
Published on March 8, 2024 - Page 8
"Kung Fu Panda 4" finds our hero Po at a career crossroads and he's nervous. "Change doesn't have to be a bad thing," he is told. "Kung Fu Panda 4"...
Published on March 8, 2024 - Page 8
Muscles ripple, veins pop and electronic music throbs in “Love Lies Bleeding.” It’s a heaving, hyper-sexy neo-noir drenched in sweat, blood and bug...
Published on March 8, 2024 - Page 8
LOS ANGELES -- When director Peter Farrelly set out to make what became the genre-defining rom-com "There's Something About Mary" more than 25 years...
Published on March 4, 2024 - Page 2
1789: The Constitution of the United States went into effect as the first Federal Congress met in New York. (The lawmakers then adjourned for lack of...
Published on March 1, 2024 - Page 8
LOS ANGELES -- Timothee Chalamet and Austin Butler were really looking forward to their fight. The actors had been training separately with a Kali...
Published on March 1, 2024 - Page 8
The hero of "Problemista" sees the world differently. He's an aspiring toy designer named Alejandro who thinks today's toys are too fun. He proposes...
Published on March 1, 2024 - Page 8
Noora Niasari's delicately moving "Shayda" puts the viewer in the shoes of an Iranian woman in Australia living in a women's shelter with her 6-year-...
Published on March 1, 2024 - Page 8
When Adam Sandler, as Czech astronaut Jakub in Johan Renck's "Spaceman," is asked if he's lonely, he answers in platitudes but his eyes betray the...
Published on February 23, 2024 - Page 7
Three firm thumps into the Arrakis sand is all you need to summon a sandworm in Denis Villeneuve's "Dune: Part Two." The big buggers can't resist the...
Published on February 23, 2024 - Page 7
The script for "Drive-Away Dolls" was written two decades ago. There's a sought-after briefcase, odd-couple thugs on the hunt for it and innocents...
Published on February 23, 2024 - Page 7
At the end of "Ordinary Angels," we're given now-see-how-it-really-happened moments with real footage mirroring the climax of the film. That's a good...
Published on February 16, 2024 - Page 7
There is a lot of pretty niche comic book mythology swirling around "Madame Web," the inspiration for the newest of Sony's "Spider-Man" spinoffs....
Published on February 16, 2024 - Page 7
Bob Marley was born in 1945, the son of an 18-year-old mother and a much older White man who had nothing to do with his son. As a boy raised in...
Published on February 9, 2024 - Page 8
"The Taste of Things" should come with a warning: Audiences may be tempted to abandon work and start a new life in the French countryside devoted to...
Published on February 9, 2024 - Page 8
"Lisa Frankenstein" is a real monster. The movie is stitched together from previous movies, painfully incoherent and deeply, deeply dumb. This is a...