Concluding West Coast Ensemble's successful 2003-04 season, Moliere's thematic trifle (translated by Richard Wilbur) gets a hard-working cast's best effort, but suffers from the underwhelming staging…
Unusual Imax effort sticks to one tone and one topography -- the patterns of life around the world's shrinking coral reefs -- only revealing its agenda in an abrupt plea at the end. Already playing…
Yousry Nasrallah's "The Door to the Sun" aspires to convey 50-plus years of the Palestinian state through the eyes of characters caught up in history's tumultuous tide. Certain to be controversial…
Mel Gibson's Icon Prods. has sued Regal Entertainment Group, accusing the nation's largest exhib chain of balking on paying Icon its $40 million share of "The Passion of the Christ" ticket sales.
Shares in TiVo fell nearly 15% Tuesday after DirecTV revealed it sold its entire stake in the digital video recorder provider Monday.
The first of Troma's digital Dogpile 95 productions, "Tales From the Crapper" is in the can -- literally. If Beavis & Butthead came to life tomorrow, this would be their idea of viewing time well…
In 1839, Frederic Chopin and George Sand rented a deserted monastery in Majorca, and spent four months there. The vacation became a hostile blend of jealousy, disintegrating affection and spiritual…
One of Shakespeare's last works, "The Winter's Tale" is not an easy play to pull off. The Bard incorporates elements of comedy and tragedy, with the first half a seething mini-"Othello" and the…
Tuning In: At the end of David Lean's "The Bridge on the River Kwai," a doctor surveys the mayhem beneath him and despairingly mutters "Madness. Madness!"
Military life can be experienced at a safe distance in "Army of One," a riveting and timely new docu for which Canuck picmakers were given generous access to U.S. military bases and recruiting…
Top-grossing local production from Taiwan this year is a frothy boy-meets-boy romantic comedy. While it has about as much depth and nuance as the bubblegum Sino-pop tunes that pepper its soundtrack…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History