Variety's critics debate the highs and lows of an unusually paranoid and post-apocalyptic summer movie season.
Joanna Hogg's exquisite, chilly third feature teeters between very boring and completely fascinating.
Johnny Depp and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have spoken out for the first time since mega-budget Western “The Lone Ranger” crumbled at the global box office, blaming U.S. critics for one of the…
This simple but adrenaline-fueled survival tale boasts impressively muscular direction from Norwegian director Roar Uthaug.
John Caird is best known to Broadway and L.A. auds for his staging of "Nicholas Nickleby" and "Les Miserables," but he also helms operas, such as "Tosca," now on display at LA Opera.
Howard Kurtz referred to his own work as "sloppy and inexcusable," and acknowledged that as a media critic, he should be held to a higher standard. So was his on-air mea culpa an act of refreshing…
The teenage years can, don't we all know, be an alienating experience, even when you don't have an actual alien trapped inside your body.
As fashionistas across the globe await Sunday’s Academy Awards show, excited to see what the nominees and presenters are wearing this year, everyone in the know agrees on one thing. There will be no…
Broadway has recently seen such a steady stream of family musicals devised to rake in Thanksgiving-to-New Year's dollars. "A Christmas Story," as its well-known title indicates, is yet another such…
A documentary observing the marriage between a Caucasian American and his Chinese mail-order bride, "Seeking Asian Female" brings stereotypes of "yellow fever" and "gold-digging immigrant" into…
Overlapping narratives-within-narratives abound in "Romance Joe," but a puzzle-like resolution never arrives in South Korean helmer Lee Kwang-kuk's fanciful first feature.