When the Brooklyn Academy of Music recently organized a series of iconic movies set in this outer borough, it was no surprise that writer-director Noah Baumbach's "The Squid and the Whale" featured…
Consistent with my habit of dispensing unsolicited advice, Jon, here is my response to your announcement that you plan to direct your first movie: Don't do it.
With "Drinking Buddies," director Joe Swanberg proves what many had suspected — or at least hoped — all along: that he has learned something from directing 13 features in eight years.
How naive am I, to think I could enjoy my Panda Express while watching Sunday’s “Girls” on HBO. Titled “On All Fours,” the episode danced through cringe-worthy scenes that left me with an…
Shane Smith has built a next-generation media company during the past two decades with the edgy hipster lifestyle magazine and online properties managed under his Vice umbrella. Now he's poised to…
The Middle East conjures many images -- from oil-rich sheikdoms to the exotic spires of Riyadh to the uprising in Tarhir Square. But perhaps a more uniform image should be that of hoardes of hip…
TAMPA, Fla. --- Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan may have sounded many of themes that other speakers have throughout this convention: Government waste, exploding debt, taxpayer handouts.
NBCUniversal's Integrated Media group said Thursday that it's launching a production arm called the Curve Films to make its research more entertaining to advertisers.
While it's poignant seeing the whole gang again, the tired gross-out antics and limp romantic reprisals keep this hapless if heartfelt effort from qualifying as a decent comedy, let alone a…
Extra! Extra! "Newsies" is coming to the boards.