June 17 marks the 45th anniversary of the Watergate break-in, a seemingly low-profile incident that quickly ballooned into an international incident and exposed a huge web of deceit. Among the many…
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The last time "The Lone Ranger" appeared in theaters some 32 years ago, the hopes of the filmmakers were boosted at a test screening. As the unknown actor playing the title character bucked his horse…
As it happens, Discovery Channel will air a documentary Sunday titled "All the President's Men Revisited," focusing on an event still etched in our collective memory as representing the apex of…
The superstars of the 65-and-over set are wandering down unexpected paths these days in a determination to keep their creative lives (and income streams) aloft.
It's hard to go wrong with a Watergate special, and despite some debatable elements — beginning with the title — “All the President's Men Revisited” holds true to form. Somewhat diluted in its split…
Time and again over the course of his now 50-year career, Redford has returned to that no-man's land between the real America and how America sees itself. The result is a panoramic portrait of a…
Discovery Channel has partnered with Robert Redford for special "All The President's Men Revisited," a two-hour pic that returns to the Watergate scandal more than 40 years later.
DIRECTOR Ang Lee, “Life of Pi” While he neglected to single out his Oscar-winning visual effects team in his acceptance speech, Lee shared sentiments for the crew and the craft backstage. “I think it…
Best in the biz find cinematic delights in stories of complexity and nuance.
Pic rivets for most of its running time by focusing on how one female CIA agent with a far-out hunch was instrumental in bringing down America's most wanted fugitive.