Latest by Jake Coyle

Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 5
“Good Boys” is rated R, which means its young stars — Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon —aren’t old enough to see it, even though they’re...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 5
After starring roles for Freddie Mercury (“Bohemian Rhapsody”), Elton John (“Rocketman”) and the Beatles (“Yesterday”), it’s Bruce Springsteen’s turn...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 21
NEW YORK — If filmmaking is a war, then “Apocalypse Now” was very nearly Francis Ford Coppola’s Waterloo. While making his 1979 film, a typhoon...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 32
NEW YORK — Director Lulu Wang knew her pitch for “The Farewell” was unconventional. She wanted to make an autobiographical drama about when in 2013...
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 8
“Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark” stitches together tales from the cultishly beloved 1980s book series by Alvin Schwartz and illustrated by Stephen...
Published on August 2, 2019 - Page 8
The makers of “Fast & Furious” have opted to combine two of the series’ supporting standouts, Dwayne Johnson’s U.S. government agent Luke Hobbs...
Published on July 26, 2019 - Page 7
Quentin Tarantino has been reminding us what’s so great about movies. He’s made an old-fashioned double-feature (“Death Proof,” of “Grindhouse”),...
Published on July 19, 2019 - Page 8
Life moves in a circle, “The Lion King” tells us, and, increasingly, so does studio moviemaking. Close on the heels of “live-action” remakes of “...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 18
NEW YORK — In 1964, Stanley Kubrick bought a telescope on the recommendation of science-fiction author Arthur C. Clarke. “He got this Questar and he...
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 9
If you’re going to see one comedy starring Kumail Nanjiani as an Uber driver, please make it the 2017 film he co-scripted, “The Big Sick.” In “...