What intrigues me about "300: Rise of an Empire" aren't comparisons to comics and videogames but the more revealing contrasts, starting with just how different it is from other recent military movies.
In the United States, the Academy Awards show is second only to NFL games when it comes to must-see TV -- and within the Hollywood circles I frequented, the Oscars were tops -- so finding a social…
REARVIEW: It may be a critically maligned box office flop, but "Pompeii" offers the latest evidence for Paul W.S. Anderson's rise to the top tier of vulgar auteurs.
SCOTT FOUNDAS: Well, Peter, another film festival draws to a close. It seems we were only just at Sundance, and now Berlin is but a memory. Time goes by so quickly…why, it's almost like being one of…
In bestowing top honors on "Inside Llewyn Davis," one of the nation's oldest critics' groups maintained its indifference to the awards-season hype.
Not enough has been said about the title of Spike Jonze's "Her" -- not its e.e.-cutesy tendency not to capitalize, but rather, the choice of a female pronoun to describe the object of Joaquin…
How has "Hustle" conned so many intelligent people into declaring it a masterpiece? This is a messy C-minus movie at best. And yet, its reception demonstrates a scandalous emerging trend among…
In a year with no shortage of critical favorites, the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. opted to share the wealth.
"Frozen," a musical about two princesses? You wouldn't know it from the Mouse House's advertising strategy, aimed at concealing everything remarkable about Disney's splendid new animated feature.
From subtle racial commentary to overt reality-TV satire, "The Hunger Games" franchise was clearly made for the bigscreen, as the new 'Catching Fire' shows.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%