Movies

Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 9
AVENGERS: ENDGAME ★★★ After Thanos’ (Josh Brolin) victory, the remaining Avengers rally to take a stand. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo,...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 9
The insanely winning “Booksmart” boasts too many breakthroughs to count. There are the two leads, Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein, both of whom we...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 9
“Brightburn” is a one-idea movie. What if a baby from another planet crash lands on earth and is adopted and raised by a nice childless couple living...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 9
AVENGERS: ENDGAME ★★★ After Thanos’ (Josh Brolin) victory, the remaining Avengers rally. PG-13 (violence, action, language) BREAKTHROUGH ★★ Based on...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 9
Movies can be blessedly simple. As the first “John Wick” showed, all you need is a car, a gun, a dead dog and Keanu Reeves. Chad Stahelski’s “John...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 9
“The Sun Is Also a Star” is a beautiful film. The TV stars Yara Shahidi of “grown-ish” and Charles Melton of “Riverdale” are beautiful. New York City...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 9
LOS ANGELES — If you’ve heard anything about “Booksmart,” you’ve probably also heard the words “female ‘Superbad.’” The high school comedy is about...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 9
It’s got an adorable hero from an iconic media brand who is voiced by a proven box office master at snark. But, somehow, “Pokémon Detective Pikachu”...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 9
After many dangers, toils and snares, the long-lost Aretha Franklin concert film “Amazing Grace” has finally seen the light. And good Lord is it good...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 9
AVENGERS: ENDGAME ★★★ After Thanos’ (Josh Brolin) victory, the remaining Avengers rally to take a stand. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo,...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 9
There’s something irreconcilable about “Poms.” The film wants us to laugh at the idea of older women trying to be cheerleaders, but also be inspired...
Published on May 3, 2019 - Page 5
Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen make a sparkling comedic duo in the unconventional romantic comedy “Long Shot.” The film from director Jonathan...
Published on May 3, 2019 - Page 5
AFTER ★½ Based on the novel about a dedicated coed (Josephine Langford) who falls for a mysterious rebel (Hero Fiennes-Tiffin). PG-13 (sexual content...
Published on May 3, 2019 - Page 7
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 8-14. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “Game of Thrones,” HBO,...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 6
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 15-21. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “ NCIS,” CBS, 11.89...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 9
AFTER ★½ Based on the novel about a dedicated coed (Josephine Langford) who falls for a mysterious rebel (Hero Fiennes-Tiffin). PG-13 (sexual content...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 9
“Avengers: Endgame” will offer Marvel fans gratification and maybe a welcome moment of respite. “Endgame” not only answers the cliffhanger of its...
Published on April 19, 2019 - Page 7
AFTER ★½ Based on the novel about a dedicated coed (Josephine Langford) who falls for a mysterious rebel (Hero Fiennes-Tiffin). PG-13 (sexual content...
Published on April 19, 2019 - Page 7
The “Garfield Rule” holds that any performance by Andrew Garfield will be worth seeing, no matter the content. After watching “Under the Silver Lake...
Published on April 19, 2019 - Page 7
La Llorona is a woman who, according to Mexican legend, murdered her own children and wanders the earth looking for them. Snatching other...
Published on April 19, 2019 - Page 9
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 8-14. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. NCAA Men’s Basketball...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 6
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 1-7. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. NCAA Men’s Final Four: Texas...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 15
Hellboy is back and he’s got a dirty mouth and a man bun. The third film in the comic adaptation franchise has a new director, a new writer and a...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 15
AFTER (No reviews available) Based on the novel about a dedicated coed (Josephine Langford) who falls for a mysterious rebel (Hero Fiennes-Tiffin)....
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 15
Since Hailee Steinfeld in “True Grit,” we’ve been blessed by the big-screen breakthroughs of teenage actresses. To name just a few: Anya Taylor-Joy...
Published on April 5, 2019 - Page 9
BEACH BUM ★★½ Follows the misadventures of Moondog (Matthew McConaughey), a rebellious rogue. R (drug and alcohol use, language, nudity, strong...
Published on April 5, 2019 - Page 9
If you didn’t know “The Best of Enemies” was based on a true story, you’d find the premise preposterous: A Klan leader and a black single mom/...
Published on April 5, 2019 - Page 9
Holy superhero fatigue, Batman, “Shazam!” is actually good. It’s basically “Big” with superheroes and villains instead of businesspeople and...
Published on April 5, 2019 - Page 9
We don’t find out our protagonist’s name for quite some time in “The Mustang,” the feature debut of French writer-director Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre...
Published on April 5, 2019 - Page 11
The mean roads and mangy cats of Stephen King’s “Pet Sematary” are back from the dead in Kevin K??lsch and Dennis Widmyer’s vividly acted, blandly...
Published on April 5, 2019 - Page 11
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 25-31. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “60 Minutes,” CBS, 12.59...
Published on March 29, 2019 - Page 9
BEIJING (AP) — A huge fan of Queen, Peng Yanzi rushed to see “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the biopic about the band’s late lead singer, Freddie Mercury,...
Published on March 29, 2019 - Page 9
Apollo 11 ★★★½ Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the moon mission. G CAPTAIN MARVEL ★★½ Marvel Universe origin story about Carol Danvers (...
Published on March 29, 2019 - Page 9
The original “Dumbo” was released in the summer of 1941 and was only 64 minutes in length. Almost eight decades later, “Dumbo” is alight again in...
Published on March 29, 2019 - Page 9
Matthew McConaughey is at his dirt-bag finest as a good-time Charlie stoner-poet named Moondog in Harmony Korine’s “The Beach Bum.” It’s a bizarre...
Published on March 22, 2019 - Page 9
ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL ★★★ Animated tale of an amnesiac (voiced by Rosa Salazar) taken in by a doctor (Christoph Waltz). A street-smart friend (Keean...
Published on March 22, 2019 - Page 9
Jordan Peele tightens his grip in “Us,” a more slaughterhouse horror parable than the writer-director’s debut, “Get Out.” Despite its deficiencies, “...
Published on March 22, 2019 - Page 9
Everyone is vanishing around Julianne Moore’s title character in Sebastian Lelio’s “Gloria Bell.” The disappearances come with middle age. People...
Published on March 22, 2019 - Page 11
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 11-17. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “NCIS,” CBS, 12.08...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 8
ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL ★★★ Animated tale of an amnesiac (voiced by Rosa Salazar) taken in by a doctor (Christoph Waltz). A street-smart friend (Keean...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 8
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Batman is turning 80 this year, and Christopher Nolan’s “Dark Knight” trilogy is coming back to select theaters to celebrate in...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 8
There’s always that moment on roller coasters when the lap bar gets locked down and you slowly ride up to the first drop. You know the next few...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 8
The 1969 mission to the moon has never been seen with the shining, crystal-clear fullness of Todd Douglas Miller’s extraordinary “Apollo 11.” It’s a...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 9
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 4-10. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 5
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 25-March 3. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “NCIS,” CBS, 11.8...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 8
NEW YORK (AP) — Hello Kitty might not have a mouth but she’s got a movie deal. Warner Bros.’ New Line Cinema announced Tuesday it has acquired film...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 8
ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL ★★★ Animated tale of an amnesiac (voiced by Rosa Salazar) taken in by a doctor (Christoph Waltz). A street-smart friend (Keean...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 8
If there is one thing that’s true of most of the movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it’s that they have life and spirit to spare. It’s a kind...
Published on March 1, 2019 - Page 7
ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL ★★★ Animated tale of an amnesiac (voiced by Rosa Salazar) taken in by a doctor (Christoph Waltz). A street-smart friend (Keean...
Published on March 1, 2019 - Page 7
Imagine you’re a 20-something living in New York City and you spot a particularly nice and structured green leather handbag on the subway. Do you...