Back in 2011, America — well, the small fraction of America that watched Simon Cowell’s botched U.S. transfer of “The X Factor” — saw 13-year-old Rachel Crow break down in wailing fashion when she…
David Ben-Gurion is the closest thing the nation of Israel has to a mythic founding father — I'm not counting Theodor Herzl, the early lion of Zionism, who died in 1904 — and though Ben-Gurion’s life…
This grotesque stranger-than-fiction tale will duly keep any viewer with an ambulance-chasing bone in their body somewhat guiltily riveted.
Jo Lampert is so conspicuously exotic, with her pale, elongated face and icicle-thin body, that it’s entertaining just to watch her wave her flag and model her sexy armor. The performer’s compelling…
Though at core it's about a dying way of life, the location and photography here semi-perversely encourage just the kind of foreign tourism which factors in that slow death.
This handsomely crafted horror thriller doesn't get as winky as something like "The Cabin in the Woods," but it's similarly inclined to pull the rug out from under its premise at midpoint.
There is nothing like a dame, and at the grand age of 83, Dame Joan Collins is still nothing like one — not by the Queen's definition of the term, at least.
In 1964, Life magazine dubbed Madalyn Murray O'Hair "the most hated woman in America," running a huge feature on the outspoken atheist. (Just to put her celebrity in context, the magazine devoted its…
Destitute and clinging to threadbare hope, an aspiring Hollywood high-flyer rehearses her Oscar speech at one point in Mike Ott's is-it-or-isn't-it docufiction "California Dreams."
"Fits and Starts" is appropriately titled. The directorial debut from Laura Terruso (who scripted "Hello, My Name Is Doris"), the film follows a pair of married writers – one wildly successful, one…
"Mr. Roosevelt" is the debut film by writer-director Noël Wells, a Texas native who decamped for Los Angeles to become a comic. It also features Wells in the lead role, as a Texas native who decamped…