Bestselling novel by Khaled Hosseini in which an act of betrayal resonates over the decades, from Afghanistan to the U.S. and back again during the Taliban era.
Parallel lives are explored through the pursuit of family-oriented but deadly Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington) by flawed but incorruptible New Jersey cop Richie Roberts (Russell…
Spark-ling tale of a small-town gal whose unwanted pregnancy brings her to a crossroad in life.
"Twist" hearkens back to the raw early days of the Off Off Broadway movement. S&M take on Dickens' "Oliver Twist" feels like something at the '60s Caffe Cino, with Equity thesps mixing with rank…
In the words of the karaoke favorite, "Girls just wanna have fun." So do theatergoers of both genders, but "Girls Night: The Musical" doesn't make it easy.
A host of notable 2007 pix were lost -- and ultimately found -- in translation.
Even though films often require years of development, many of the reality-based features released in recent months bear more than a passing resemblance to 2007's ripped-from-the-headline stories ...
Alchemy of helmer Gordon Davidson and star Hal Linden turns a relatively eventless work into something sweet and satisfying.
Look away, Dixieland. The Geffen Playhouse's Civil War-era "Atlanta: The Musical" is one of those "What were they thinking?" enterprises whose intentions become more mysterious, and execution more…
While prepping for a scheduled move to Gotham in early '08, cast, crew and characters of the long-running revue "The Marvelous Wonderettes" take time out to offer a Yuletide-themed sequel, "Winter…
Hollywood's bread-and-butter genres bring in the ticket buyers but not the Oscar noms. Every year, a lot of first-rate acting goes unrecognized because it shows up in a film that's perceived as…