Paul Greengrass' kinetic docudrama always impresses without ever connecting emotionally in quite the same way as his previous verite efforts.
An enormously ambitious, visually stunning and richly satisfying futuristic epic from the gifted Korean genre director Bong Joon-ho.
While the visual-effects industry has been jolted by two high-profile bankruptcies and infighting over unionization, some houses have been steadily sending in shots — and making a living at the same…
"Inspired" by an episode from the director's 1950s childhood -- a trauma that prompted her family to ship her from "the brown streets of Brooklyn" to a Missouri home inhabited by a madwoman -- the…
Despite runaway production, Hollywood still generated $47 billion in economic output in Los Angeles County in 2011 -- or 8.4% of the county's total output.
In 2005, a collection of local industry craftspeople and business owners founded the Massachusetts Production Coalition (MPC) to urge the state legislature and then-Gov. Mitt Romney to create a 25%…
Returning to the kind of kid-centric material with which he's been known to thrive, helmer Rob Reiner nevertheless seems uninspired by the material.
It may not be the fall's very first kudofest, but the Academy's Governors Awards ceremony Saturday night officially kicked Hollywood's awards season into high gear.
A kind-hearted coming-of-age drama with killer waves.
In 2003, 13-year-old Hawaiian surfer Bethany Hamilton lost her arm in a shark attack off Kauai's north shore. After several surgeries she returned to the water, stood on a surfboard within 30 days…
Another movie about a well-meaning, white-bread teacher thrust among the savages? No, not by a long shot. Although "Freedom Writers" is the latest in a long line of saint-saves-students stories, it…