What makes 'Knocked Up' such a joy is its being a complete surprise. Oh, sure, you come in knowing that it's going to be funny, really funny -- inventive, subversive, smart, vulgar and deeply male.
The film that I cannot stop thinking about is 'The Kite Runner.' I was on the edge of my seat for the entire picture and found it be absolutely stunning, beautiful and just an incredibly difficult…
Efforts by industry insiders to salvage next Sunday's Golden Globe Awards festivities imploded Monday in a complicated scenario that mirrors the breakdown in trust and communication that has fueled…
Will Machin has been appointed head of international at ThinkFilm Intl., the foreign sales arm of Capitol Films.
Upstarts and underdogs--like 'Evan' and '300'--look to usurp traditional category favorites.
Marion Cotillard and the director Olivier Dahan have captured one of the most compelling portraits of a very rare and special person that I've ever seen anywhere.
U.S. movies ruled in Gaul over 2007, taking a 49.9% aud share vs. French films' 36.5%.
In 'Juno,' the filmmakers' choices are unexpected, not for the sake of surprise or a quirk but in the service of the story. It feels authentic, it feels lived-in. The casting choices, the plot turns…
Possibly because I'm a Western fan and because I'm named after Gary Cooper and Randolph Scott, I thought '3:10 to Yuma' had some really interesting themes. Christian Bale is one of the finest actors…
Maybe I have a hidden desire for maniacal carnage, but I'm a great fan of the Coen brothers and their whole canon. They write and direct and are given a lot of leeway by their studios. They're always…