"The Hunger Games" featured kids killing kids for sport. Its sequel, the far superior "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," rewrites the rules, which not only makes for a more exciting death match, but…
Of the year's 10 top-grossing films, three fit what the Academy celebrates via its 13-years-young animated feature category: "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University" and "The Croods."
Thousands of crime movies have made it clear: When things go bad, self-respecting criminals keep their mouths shut. Elegant yet empty, "Paris Countdown" illustrates the consequences of violating that…
Audiences can see Jared Leto on Nov. 1 in the role that could win him an Oscar, as Focus Features releases "Dallas Buyers Club." By a happy coincidence, Leto's previous film — a mind-bogglingly…
On Nov. 1, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art will unveil a fresh restoration of Nicholas Ray's "Rebel Without a Cause" — just one of several recent LACMA events spotlighting the work of Martin…
This Orson Scott Card adaptation presents an electrifying star-wars scenario, as well as a higher pedagogical message about tolerance, empathy and coping under pressure.
The trailers for Ridley Scott's "The Counselor" make it look like the kind of gonzo crime thriller his brother Tony used to make. Au contraire.
Of all the shows 20th Century Fox Television produces, it's the animated ones that have taken on a life of their own.
With all due respect to Johnny Depp and Errol Flynn, piracy is a lot more complicated than Hollywood makes it look.
Adapted from Guillaume Gallienne's well-received one-man show, "Me, Myself and Mum" offers a playful twist on the typical coming-out narrative, in which an effeminate young man is the last to realize…
It must be exhausting trying to keep one's worldview set to "scathing" at all times, but Diablo Cody doesn't waver from her snappy-sarcastic approach for her predictably hipper-than-thou directorial…