An impressively pulpy underworld-plunger that embellishes on a 1949 showdown between a dedicated team of LAPD officers and Mob-connected Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) for control of the city.
Cameron Crowe's overlong pic works hard to deliver intermittent pleasures, most of which derive from Matt Damon's affable lead turn.
A male weepie that means well but tries too hard.
'The Hurt Locker' wins best picture.
For vfx supervisor Roger Guyett, "Star Trek" was "a big show, emphasizing everything from creatures through the modern toolbox of visual effects..."
"Benjamin Button" represents a richly satisfying serving of deep-dish Hollywood storytelling.
Arriving a protracted four years plus after its original mined serious B.O. gold, commercially savvy "Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous" follows the original's blueprint, balances action and…
"Taxi" serves up embarrassing evidence that even a ragged French original can be better than its American remake. Failing to improve on the inept but hugely successful 1998 Luc Besson vehicle, pic…
It took 40 years, but the late writer Dalton Trumbo, who was blacklisted during the McCarthy era, was finally awarded a posthumous Academy Award for the film "Roman Holiday."
Deborah Moore and Jake Crawford, a boy, Dalton James, Aug. 30, South Bay Hospital, Redondo Beach. Mother is senior vice president of production for New Line Cinema. Father is a stunt coordinator…