"Much Ado About Nothing" is the blueprint for rom-coms, but what makes it fascinatingly unique is that it's both comedy and tragedy. Except that in the Old Vic's ill-conceived…
Formula One adversaries James Hunt and Niki Lauda's larger-than-life bout for the 1976 world championship title fuels Ron Howard's exhilarating "Rush" — not just one of the great racing movies of all…
Apparently James Franco wants to rechristen Labor Day weekend James Franco weekend. Not satisfied to have his Comedy Central roast air September 2, the multi-hypenated star is also premiering his…
Gia Coppola proves to have quite the eye, if not quite the natural storytelling instinct of her cinematic kin, serving up a remarkably assured feature debut.
Universal and Imagine Entertainment have greenlit the long-gestating James Brown biopic after tapping “42” star Chadwick Boseman to play the legendary artist known as the “godfather of soul.” “The…
Cementing himself as the great classicist of his generation, James Gray turns back the clock to 1921 for a romantic tale that cuts to the very soul of the American experience.
Millennium Films has promoted Jonathan Yunger to director of creative affairs following his work on action-thriller "Olympus Has Fallen."
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…
An infuriating stunt that misrepresents itself as James Franco and co-director Travis Mathews' reimagining of the 40 minutes William Friedkin claims he was forced to cut from "Cruising" to get an R…
A bland and innocuous small-fry outing that retains a measure of the original Hanna-Barbera cartoon's charm.
The drug-addled urban paranoia of Hubert Selby Jr. ("Last Exit to Brooklyn," "Requiem for a Dream" -- but here not starting from his own novel) gets transposed to the flatlands of Wisconsin and…