Robert Redford will be the second recipient of the Walden Woods Project's global environmental leadership award this year. Redford will be presented with the award on Sept. 16 at the Citi Performing…
Alfonso Cuaron and his 3D space drama "Gravity" lifted Venice off to its strongest start in recent memory. The film, a tense drama about an astronaut stranded in space, was inspired by Cuaron's own…
A charming, tightly written look at the pressure-cooker environment of Beijing high schoolers prepping for college entry.
Despite the poetry in its title, “An Apology to Elephants” is really more an indictment of circuses — a no-holds-barred attack on maltreatment of elephants in captivity and especially a circus…
Kevin Reilly was honored by Grades of Green at the environmental education org’s third annual benefit. The Fox exec, who’s also Grade’s L.A. adviser, was intro’d by Mindy Kaling, who brought down the…
Although state-of-the-art in its rendering of textures, movement and stereography, DreamWorks' latest 3D toon, "The Croods," adopts a relatively primitive approach to storytelling.
"Short Term 12" is a film about scars, some physical, others emotional, but all examined with a sensitivity and understanding that cuts deep. Set in a group home for damaged adolescents where staff…
"Life of Pi," "Brave" and "Game of Thrones" were big winners at the 11th annual Visual Effects Society Awards at the Beverly Hilton on Tuesday night.
The old maxim is to think global, act local -- but Ted Turner is thinking and acting on both levels.
"Rise of the Planet of the Apes" took top honors but "Rango" took most honors of any feature at the Visual Effects Society Awards on Tuesday night.
Inspired by the "vogueing" sensation featured in the 1990 documentary "Paris Is Burning," Sheldon Larry's "Leave It on the Floor" describes a different kind of coming out from most gay features…