Beautifully shot in 35mm B&W, "Lake" portrays a nation divided over the issue of abortion through thoughtful interviews, news reports and shockingly graphic footage.
After illustrating the failings of the U.S. health-care system through its victims and its Nixon-era roots, Moore travels to Canada, England, France and Cuba to paint a stark contrast with socialized…
Last spring on a billboard, a female gorilla fought ferociously against the chains that bound her, a golden statuette in her hand. The buzzworthy billboard was an awards season protest from the…
Throughout the industry, where many white entertainers hide their light under a bushel, their African-American equivalents are more than happy to let it shine.
On first thought, it might seem that costuming a contemporary film would be much simpler than costuming a period piece. After all, you can just go to the store and shop, can't you?
In "The Illusionist," Edward Norton's character, Eisenheim, grows an orange tree from a seed before the very eyes of his astonished audience. This famous turn-of-the-century trick was actually done…
When Elliott Smith's acoustic ballad "Miss Misery" from the "Good Will Hunting" soundtrack was nominated for an Oscar in 1997, fans watched in shock as the shy indie rocker held hands with Celine…
As the videogame industry continues to surpass the film industry in revenue, one thing has become very clear: Gaming isn't just for geeky guys in their basements anymore. Today, consoles are…
Laura Kightlinger is a very funny woman with a very bad attitude -- and it's working for her. To some, it might appear that the 37-year-old creator and star of IFC's "The Minor Accomplishments of…
Most high school bands yield little more than a handful of embarrassing memories. Not so for music lawyer Doug Mark, whose teenage stint as the singer for Shadowfax, a band formed at Universal High…