A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Riddick Distributor: Universal Having been left for dead in more ways…
Out of the Clear Blue Sky
After weeks of haggling and mud-slinging, CBS and Time Warner Cable remained deadlocked over retransmission fees — resulting in blackouts Friday afternoon of CBS stations in New York, L.A., Dallas…
Danielle Gardner's documentary "Out of the Clear Blue Sky," a behind-the-scenes story of Cantor Fitzgerald in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks, has been set for release on Sept. 6 by specialty…
Though he's produced dozens of films over four decades, you rarely hear producer Jerry Bruckheimer credited as the "auteur" of his distinctive and personal filmography.
Steven Spielberg's most commercially successful series in recent years has been TNT's sci-fi entry "Falling Skies," which has blossomed into a big-tent hit for TNT.
In the aftermath of the $27 million Stateside crash landing for "After Earth," Sony has little to do but hope the film works internationally. So, can it? Right now, the outlook seems uncertain, at…
A unique take on 9/11, "Out of the Clear Blue Sky" registers the shock of the World Trade Center attacks as experienced by the bereaved families and survivors of one company, Cantor Fitzgerald, which…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences determined Friday that it will officially credit four producers, instead of three, for "The Tree of Life."
Horror helmer Ti West is prepping "The Innkeepers," about the last two staffers of a haunted hotel that's going out of business.
Though it juggles its multiple plotlines with skill and features a couple of standout perfs and several deliciously comic moments, the awareness that helmer Marcos Carnevale is tinkering with our…