"The Take" offers the simple pleasure of Tom Hardy at his brutish, glowering best.
Lauren Gunderson tells the story of of Henrietta Leavitt, an amateur astronomer who transcended her post as a Harvard "computer" (data entry clerk) to make significant observations on the universe…
Noel Taylor, who designed costumes for "Actor: The Paul Muni Story" and "The Teahouse of the August Moon" on Broadway, died Thursday in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 97.
A straightforward documentary about the young team that recently took over the venerable Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, the resting place for such movie greats as Florence Lawrence (said to have…
The funeral for Hollywood pioneer Hal Roach, who created "Our Gang" and teamed Stan Laurel with Oliver Hardy, will be open to the public, a spokesman said.
Based on the colorful - though brief - life of Polish composer Frederic Chopin, picture is a showmanly presentation of intimate drama and music.
To the list of distinguished characters whom he has created in films, Paul Muni adds a portrait of Benito Pablo Juarez, Mexican patriot and liberator. With the aid of Bette Davis, co-starring in the…
Warners' most ambitious film production of many months, "The Life of Emile Zola," is a vibrant, tense and emotional story about the man who fought a nation with his pen and successfully championed…
It couldn't have been an easy film to make, and the fact that it holds as much general interest as it does speaks volumes. But the producers couldn't avoid some dull stretches of scientific discourse.
Pennsy coal-mining background is basically a masculine setting for intra-industry politics [from the story Jan Volkanik by M.A. Musmanno and play Bohunk by Henry R. Irving]. The fomenting…
Scarface contains more cruelty than any of its gangster picture predecessors, but there's a squarer for every killing. The blows are always softened by judicial preachments and sad endings for the…