Harry Houdini Role Is Childhood Dream Come True For Adrien Brody
Actor Adrien Brody jumped at the chance to portray Harry Houdini onscreen because he was fascinated by the legendary illusionist as a child and wannabe magician.
Rep Cinema This Week: Finding Fela, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Boyhood
At rep cinemas this week: a documentary about Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, a Wes Anderson confection, and Richard Linklater's profile of an American boy's adolescence.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Unpacking the real Alex Colville
"The woman sees, I suppose, and the man does not," Alex Colville once remarked of To Prince Edward Island , one of his most celebrated works.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Celebrity Birthdays, Aug. 18: Andy Samberg and Edward Norton
Actor, stand-up comedian and writer Andy Samberg turns 36 today. In September 2005, Samberg joined Saturday Night Live as a featured player.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
One Man's Recreation Of Every Kid In Wes Anderson Movie's Is Spot-On
Precociously silly hat? Check. Mild-mannered disposition coupled with endless supply of quirks? Double check.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Now On Netflix Canada: August 2014
You know how at 13 your first "love" is the most exciting and exhausting thing ever and no one else understands because parents just don't understand? Moonrise Kingdom is a classic Wes Anderson film - wacky, colorful and fun - but with a very sweet story of a teenage love affair.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Summer camp love stories
Scouts from a local camp are enlisted to find two young lovers who have run away in the film "Moonrise Kingdom," starring Edward Norton, center.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Bill Murray to Lend Voice to 'Baloo' in Disney's the Jungle Book
Variety writes that Bill Murray is the latest star to board the voice cast of Disney's upcoming remake of THE JUNGLE BOOK .
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Visit the fictional summer camps you always wished you could attend
My biggest childhood regret is that I never attended a sleepaway camp. It looked like so much fun in the movies -- you got to make friends from exotic places like "Iowa," have virtually no adult supervision, eat s'mores and popsicles for every meal, come of age, all that good kid stuff.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Top 10 Movies of 2014
In The Grand Budapest Hotel , Gustave H is a legendary concierge at the famous hotel.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
23 Times Bill Murray Was Just the Greatest, From the Golf Course...
Already forever a comedy icon thanks to his work in Caddyshack , Stripes , Ghostbusters and Groundhogs Day , et al., Murray had a career renaissance thanks both to Wes Anderson in general and his turn as a jaded actor in the 2003 indie darling Lost in Translation , for which he earned an Oscar nod for his uncharacteristically dramatic efforts.