Is it possible for a single movie to capture James Brown in all of his multitudes, contradictions and reinventions? Probably not, but "Get On Up" makes an admirable stab.
Even after the 100-pound weight loss that provides much of the fodder for his first theatrical concert film, Mexican-American comedian Gabriel Iglesias maintains the contented, spherical countenance…
If the wayward denizens of "Star Wars'" Mos Eisley Cantina rose up and demanded their own starring vehicle, it would probably look something like James Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy."
Brett Ratner sounds like such an improbable choice to direct a large-scale ancient Greek epic that, going into his "Hercules," one could only hope for a modest improvement on Renny Harlin's…
Romance blooms under the sun and the stars in Woody Allen's "Magic in the Moonlight," a high-spirited bauble that goes down easy.
I was still on the road to Jerusalem — where I had been invited to serve as a member of the documentary jury at this year's Jerusalem Film Festival — last Thursday, when the first air raid siren…
While the title of Rob Reiner's "And So It Goes" seems intended as take-it-on-the-chin affirmation of life's inevitable detours and potholes, the movie itself feels like a surrender.
A large crowd queues impatiently outside the cinema and, when the doors open, rushes in. In an instant, every available seat is taken.
"Are you happy?" the woman asks her husband midway through Paul Mazursky's "Blume in Love" (1973), to which he replies, "I'm just not miserable."
The history of the New York Review of Books is incisively celebrated and distilled by co-directors Martin Scorsese and David Tedeschi in "The 50 Year Argument."