Movies

Published on July 12, 2024 - Page 12
"Fly Me to the Moon" is better than it looks. The space race rom-com is about a straight-laced NASA man and the Madison Avenue marketing savant...
Published on July 12, 2024 - Page 12
Few symbols herald straight hypermasculinity quite like horses do. In Luke Gilford's "National Anthem," 21-year-old Dylan (a phenomenal Charlie...
Published on July 12, 2024 - Page 12
A chilling, half-remembered encounter from childhood looms over "Longlegs," Osgood Perkins' stylishly composed 1990s-set horror film. It's about a...
Published on July 12, 2024 - Page 12
"Sing Sing" follows the path of amateur actors as they come together to put on a play in front of a captive audience. The movie is set inside a...
Published on July 5, 2024 - Page 8
Since they emerged in the original "Despicable Me" in 2010, the Minions have marauded through movie theaters with impunity, spawning a franchise that...
Published on July 5, 2024 - Page 8
Judge Reinhold is in a truck barreling down the highway chased by angry cops when he turns to Eddie Murphy and says something we're all feeling: "God...
Published on July 5, 2024 - Page 8
"MaXXXine" is a love letter to the Los Angeles movie. The third film in this trilogy (following "X" and "Pearl") finds Mia Goth's Maxine Minx in...
Published on June 28, 2024 - Page 8
By MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment Writer There’s a scene deep into Kevin Costner’s new Western when he and a woman are fleeing bad guys on horseback....
Published on June 28, 2024 - Page 8
Not all successful movies need to be franchises. In the case of " A Quiet Place," now on its third movie with a prequel about new characters in New...
Published on June 28, 2024 - Page 8
OSSINING, N.Y. -- Clarence "Divine Eye" Maclin is standing inside Sing Sing Correctional Facility for the first time since he was incarcerated here...
Published on June 28, 2024 - Page 8
It's late at night when Dakota Johnson hops into a yellow taxicab at Kennedy airport in "Daddio." She's just going home to Manhattan. And her cab...
Published on June 28, 2024 - Page 8
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Academy Award winner Da'Vine Joy Randolph and fellow actors Lily Gladstone and Catherine O'Hara are among the few invited to join...
Published on June 21, 2024 - Page 8
Toward the end of "Kinds of Kindness," Emma Stone is simply dancing. She's doing an improvised victory dance, and it's glorious. Her latest...
Published on June 21, 2024 - Page 8
Still images have been a source of mythology in the films of Jeff Nichols. "Mud," his Mississippi fable, seemed derived from the magical sight of a...
Published on June 21, 2024 - Page 8
In her first lead film role, "Thelma," June Squibb plays a 90-something who gets scammed out of $10,000 and goes on a mission to get it back. Revenge...
Published on June 14, 2024 - Page 8
It's been nine years since "Inside Out." Between then and its sequel, Riley has gone from 11 to 13. In the middle of the night, the old gang of Joy (...
Published on June 14, 2024 - Page 8
During the Reagan administration, rising star Andrew McCarthy was lumped into a group of young actors called "the Brat Pack." McCarthy and the...
Published on June 14, 2024 - Page 8
Daina O. Pusic's "Tuesday" is about death and acceptance between a mother and her dying daughter. It is prickly, wry, somewhat unsentimental, a bit...
Published on May 31, 2024 - Page 8
In August 1926, a 19-year-old New Yorker named Trudy Ederle became the first woman to swim the English Channel. Only five men had finished the 21-...
Published on May 31, 2024 - Page 8
A song like Earth, Wind & Fire's "September" can play in roughly 1,000 films before a movie about a dog and a robot comes along and blows them...
Published on May 31, 2024 - Page 8
There are moments when the spark of creation ignites and history stops. Like when Jim Henson cut up his mother's green coat into odd shapes and added...
Published on May 24, 2024 - Page 14
At the beginning of "Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga," we are introduced to a kick-ass woman who rides a horse, then a motorbike, nails a few bad guys with...
Published on May 24, 2024 - Page 14
If you catch the latest Garfield movie, you might not expect to find the famous orange feline running from bad guys on the top of a speeding train....
Published on May 17, 2024 - Page 8
Writing and directing (and acting in, and producing) his new kid's movie, "IF," John Krasinski is doing his darndest to craft a story that works...
Published on May 17, 2024 - Page 8
It's true. They never do tell you about the placenta. Let us explain. But first, let's also point out if you're queasy at the mention of "placenta,"...
Published on May 17, 2024 - Page 8
"Back to Black" is a tame and mediocre affair. It's a conventionally told biopic about a talented artist who became famous, struggled with drugs,...
Published on May 10, 2024 - Page 16
Fans of the "Planet of the Apes" franchise may still be mourning the 2017 death of Caesar, the first smart chimp and the charismatic ape leader. Not...
Published on May 10, 2024 - Page 16
In sibling directors Bill and Turner Ross ' latest, "Gasoline Rainbow," five Oregon teens just out of high school make their meandering way some 500...
Published on May 10, 2024 - Page 16
Romantic comedies are in a destination wedding rut. Between "Ticket to Paradise," "Anyone But You," "Shotgun Wedding" and now Netflix's "Mother of...
Published on May 5, 2024 - Page 2
1925: Schoolteacher John T. Scopes was charged in Tennessee with violating a state law prohibiting teaching the theory of evolution. (Scopes was...