Drama has never been central to "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." Roald Dahl's story and the two so-so movie versions used vivid prose or super-saturated-color visuals to disguise the lack of…
John Caird is best known to Broadway and L.A. auds for his staging of "Nicholas Nickleby" and "Les Miserables," but he also helms operas, such as "Tosca," now on display at LA Opera.
UPDATE — Nicolas Cage may not be heading to indie thriller “Hotel 33″ after all. Foresight, Emmet/Furla and Envision had announced on Friday that Cage was starring in the project but backed off on…
Cheerfully smashing perceptions of North Korea as a shuttered nation, "Comrade Kim Goes Flying" proves that cooperation with the West really is possible, at least in cinema. A candy-hued throwback to…
Fee-fi-fo-fum, this fairy-tale retread is pretty dumb. Feeding the recent appetite for revisionist screen fantasies (“Snow White and the Huntsman,” “Mirror Mirror,” “Once Upon a Time”), “Jack the…
Based on the narrow sweep of CBS dramas, this one looks better positioned than most to live up to its name.
"Warm Bodies" star Nicholas Hoult has signed on to Rupert Wyatt's WWI romancer "Birdsong."
Once again, Warner Bros. is looney for more toons.
Newly minted Iconic Prods. is developing the feature film "The Preacher's Son," with David Talbert in talks to write and direct.
Perhaps the cops think police dramas are unrealistic. Maybe doctors scoff at medical movies. But when it comes to Wall Street, Hollywood gets it right.