Kazakh writer-director Seric Aprymov's drama feels like a gentler-tempered, less sophisticated sibling of the recent "Harmony Lessons."
One thing everyone could agree on at Sept. 10’s world premiere of Relativity's mob comedy "The Family": No one at Gotham's Lincoln Square could single out just one of Robert De Niro's many tough…
I wanted to love "Pacific Rim" more. I suspect that's a feeling most film critics had. After all, Guillermo del Toro is one of the good guys, a fantasy director with a poet's soul. And the reviews…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
No longer simply the sidekick, Tonto gets top billing in Disney's extravagant Lone Ranger reboot, which partners a heavily face-painted Johnny Depp with the blandly handsome Armie Hammer.
Some years, the Tony nominations are announced and Broadway shows fall like dominoes. But this year, two days after the nominations, the news is good: Tom Hanks starrer "Lucky Guy," nominated for six…
Dark characters gain attention but Acad may be giving nice guys a new look
An internecine feud within the Red Army is fought out in a German orphanage, with Nazi troops coming to the good guys' rescue, in the surprisingly restrained drama "4 Days in May." Set in the…
Writer-director Julio DePietro's first feature gives us a standard romantic comedy, told from the perspective of the irredeemable cad who's fated to lose the girl.
From Willie Aames to Daphne Zuniga -- and another double-A ballplayer named Army Archerd -- hundreds upon hundreds of celebrities have played in the annual Hollywood Stars charity game at Dodger…
In the old days of TV, it was easy to tell heroes and villains apart: The hero was wearing a white hat, the villain a black one. But as television has become more dramatically complex, so has the…
Although too simplistic in its good-guys/bad-guys approach to morally and emotionally ambiguous material, "Cop Land" emerges as an absorbing and dramatic yarn about exposing the evil doings of some…