In "Big Hero 6," an obscure Marvel Comics title gives the Mouse House's toon division just enough raw material to assemble its own superhero franchise.
Now that they know their ABCs, it's time to move on to their 1-2-3s, and with this improved sequel, the producers seem to have learned a lesson.
While Roberts doesn't have either the marketing budget or filmmaking resources to launch a full-blown counter-attack, he has shrewdly chosen a mass-media format in which to reach parents and mature…
The VHS homevideo format may have gone to its grave years ago, but the horror series of the same name lives on, delivering three playful, yet thoroughly disposable experiments in short-form p.o.v…
There are no good guys in "John Wick," but there are some great actors working alongside Keanu Reeves in his darkest and most tormented role yet: a stunningly lethal contract killer who goes on a…
Not so much a sequel as another stultifying character drama set in a world overrun by aliens, this 10-years-later spinoff switches both directors and genres, as first-timer Tom Green helms an…
"Who wants to see ghosts?" a cinema archivist asks a theater full of restless kids in "The Canal," making a clever pitch to convince those who've never watched anything before the dawn of sound or…
Not only did the standoff depicted in "Fury" never happen, but it will likely be long gone from moviegoers' memories six months from now, after Sony's marketing blows over and people go back to…
Until such time as someone establishes a chance to watch movies on the moon, the Reykjavik Intl. Film Festival looks to be the next best thing.
First-time feature director Juris Kursietis shows enormous empathy for his subject in "Modris," a naturalistic portrait in the tradition of "My Dog Killer" and earlier Dardenne brothers pics that…