Somebody should have warned Cirque du Soleil Theatrical that it would be an iffy business trying to bring Broadway to Broadway. “Paramour” is an ambitious departure from the company’s tried-and-true…
Actors are not like everyone else, and that assessment is both a compliment and a diagnosis in "The Dresser," a play by Ronald Harwood that has been turned into a claustrophobic but ultimately…
The documentary barely identifies the wealth of clips, editing them together to convey mood rather than acting as an informative consideration of the movement.
Duncan Jones' video game adaptation plunges headfirst into a fantasy realm teeming with mythical creatures, magical spells and exotically named characters and locations.
Hell looks a lot like New Orleans in director Rachel Chavkin’s stunning production of "Hadestown," singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell’s ravishing music-theater piece at New York Theater Workshop. This…
In this age of niche networks and splintered audiences, there's no controversy in noting that the updated version of the iconic "Roots" miniseries, simulcast May 30 on History, A&E, and Lifetime, is…
An understated yet compelling evocation of life under the Argentinian junta that chillingly captures the fear of one man forced into a moral dilemma.
Imagine "The Intouchables" with more romance and less chemistry, crossbred with a far tamer version of "Pretty Woman" so lacking in eroticism that its PG-13 rating seems unduly harsh, and you're…
It's created in a striking graphic style that is light years away from commercially popular 'tooning and one not usually sustained over a feature-length film.
A Wallisian rugby prop weighing in at 111 kilos, with a massive battering-ram body and eyes that glower from behind his rugged, tribal-tattooed hide, Toki Pilioko has the sort of physique Hollywood…
There are two kinds of underdog boxing drama: those that end in against-all-odds glory, and those that end, happily or otherwise, in upheld underdog status.