3 hrs ago
Summer 2014's best movies have an upbeat soundtrack
And to me, the bulk of this summer's blockbusters were dyspeptic and dystopic. But the films I enjoyed seemed to strike an upbeat chord when the news is bad and optimism is in short supply.
10 hrs ago
Sundance Selects nabs Ethan Hawke-helmed piano prodigy doc
PanARMENIAN.Net - Sundance Selects has picked up the U.S. and Latin American rights to Seymour: An Introduction, the new documentary directed by Ethan Hawke , which will have its world premiere Saturday, August 30 at the Telluride Film Festival, The Hollywood Reporter said.
14 hrs ago
Capsule Reviews of Movies
Reviewers: C.R., Carrie Rickey; S.R., Steven Rea; D.D., Dan DeLuca; T.D., Tirdad Derakhshani; D.H., David Hiltbrand; W.S., Inquirer wire services.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Which movies to see this weekend, Aug. 29
Jon Favreau portrays a man going through a crisis in "Chef," which he wrote and directed.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New movies, Aug. 28
Boyhood Richard Linklater's instant classic, filmed over the course of 12 years, tells the fictional story of a boy growing up in Texas, whose parents are divorced.
Boyhood: It's a wonderful life
The magnum opus of one of the most creative directors of the past two decades is also perhaps the ultimate coming-of-age story.
Film capsules Aug. 27, 2014: 'November Man' and more
The following films rated G and PG are playing at area theaters: "How to Train Your Dragon 2" "The Hundred Foot Journey" "When the Game Stands Tall" BOYHOOD - FOUR STARS - A fine drama follows the life of Mason and his parents as he grows from a child to a man.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Gamble pays off in Boyhood
Shoot in HD without the encumbrance of cables. Transmit wirelessly with the new Airpul wireless audio and video transmission system.
Out & About: Top 10 things to do
FILM 1. GROWING PAINS Twelve years of filming a boy and his family, and the actors who play them, has resulted in an intimate portrait of a life unfolding and an exceptional film.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
'Boyhood' is very impressive
Most movies are shot on a schedule of several months. If the plot covers a large expanse of time, and the characters have to be depicted at various ages, make-up and different actors are used.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Real life 'The Purge' threats pop up in cities across the U.S.
Fans of 2013 horror movie, starring Ethan Hawke, are taking the film's violent message to heart, spreading rumors on social media about real life "purges" happening in cities across the country.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Deliver Us from Evil (15) **
Based on the book Beware The Night by retired NYPD police officer Ralph Sarchie, Deliver Us From Evil is a supernatural horror about Sarchie's supposed real-life encounters with the forces of darkness on the streets of New York.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
'Boyhood' tells story in fresh, new way
In my world, the hype for "Boyhood" has been deafening, though I understand some people might not have heard of it.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
The Clash album that never was: Curating members' post-breakup work for dream 'next record'
In one of the best and most talked-about sequences in Richard Linklater's instant classic film Boyhood , Ethan Hawke gives Ellar Coltrane a homemade compilation he calls The Black Album .
2014 Austin Film Festival lineup spotlights Linklater, Franco, Costner
The Austin Film Festival has announced the initial world premieres, Texas premieres and filmmakers slated for its 21st anniversary season this fall.
New York Film Festival Announces 15 Spotlight on Documentary Titles
Nonfiction took the spotlight Tuesday as the Film Society of Lincoln Center unveiled 15 documentaries, including one World Premiere and four U.S. Premieres, slated to join the lineup of the 52nd New York Film Festival.
Film capsules Aug. 20, 2014: 'When the Game Stands Tall,' 'Land Ho' and more
"When the Game Stands Tall" tells the remarkable journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Richard Linklater's latest film, BOYHOOD, is a thing of beauty.
A few nights ago in a theatre that was almost packed, I witnessed a historical event in cinema.
Detroit Free Press
Movie-inspired 'Purge' campaigns on social media spark fear of bloody copycats
Trailer: 'The Purge': "The Purge" trailer shows how good and bad things could get if all crime were legal - for one night a year.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Purge 3 is in the works
Jason Blum says the next instalment in the 'Purge' franchise will go back to the origins of the first film.