Lame humor and underdeveloped drama plague this trite tale starring Fanny Ardant as a woman having an affair with a man two decades years her junior.
The Reliable Wife
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Distributor: Sony/Screen Gems Set…
At age 78, you continue to be superbly prolific (an astonishing 48 films), but even your most ardent admirers fail to appreciate two other qualities about you.
By my estimation, this is the fourth or fifth time in my career I've written a piece pointing out how the numbers that emerge around TV's annual "upfront" season are not to be trusted. Those may be…
"The Wolverine" may not have met expectations at the box office, but it exceeded them where it counts: It's easily the strongest superhero movie of the summer.
After taking its time finding a director to helm the ship, Universal and Focus are charging full-speed ahead and giving their adaptation of “Fifty Shades of Grey” an Aug. 1, 2014 release date. This…
Sam Taylor-Johnson may have landed the sexiest directing job in town, but the indie helmer must now make “50 Shades of Grey” into something that can recapture the buzz it once had. Here are a few…
Veteran media-industry reporter Howard Kurtz is leaving “Reliable Sources,” the CNN media-criticism program he has hosted since 1998, for a new roost at Fox News Channel. The 21st Century Fox-owned…
Sam Taylor-Johnson, the British helmer of “Nowhere Boy” who is married to “Kick-Ass” star Aaron Taylor-Johnson, has been tapped to direct the Universal and Focus adaptation of “Fifty Shades of Grey,”…
Superman is carrying the weight of the world on his back as he flies into theaters June 14.
ABC, with good showings by dramas “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal,” tied with Fox for the demo lead on Thursday but “American Idol” continues to sag at the midway point of its 12th season. CBS, which…