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Atlas Shrugged: Who is John Galt? Has the Year's Funniest Sex Scene Atlas Shrugged: Who is John Galt? Has the Year's Funniest Sex Scene
, September 11, 2014
The sex scene almost makes it worth sitting through Atlas Shrugged III, the last and least of the cheapjack adaptations of Ayn Rand's brick-thick... More>>
No Good Deed: Oh, to Be Rich and Hunted by Idris Elba! No Good Deed: Oh, to Be Rich and Hunted by Idris Elba!
, September 11, 2014
Married Women Over 30, here’s a pitch for a movie: My Dinner With Idris. You never thought it would happen to you, but one rainy night when... More>>
Accept the Invitation of Adam Wingard's Thriller The Guest Accept the Invitation of Adam Wingard's Thriller The Guest
, September 11, 2014
Adam Wingard's The Guest opens with a wet-eyed woman (Sheila Kelley) sitting so still in a chair in her desert ranch house that all we hear is... More>>
Bill Hader Can Make You Cry: The SNL Star on Digging Deep in The Skeleton Twins Bill Hader Can Make You Cry: The SNL Star on Digging Deep in The Skeleton Twins
, September 11, 2014
Four years ago, comedian Bill Hader told his agent he wanted to do a drama. It took awhile. "I used to think typecasting wasn't a thing, and it... More>>
The Future's Stranger Than He Thought: Zero Theorem Director Terry Gilliam Explains What Brazil Got Wrong The Future's Stranger Than He Thought: Zero Theorem Director Terry Gilliam Explains What Brazil Got Wrong
, September 11, 2014
"I'll always be anti-authoritarian, as long as I live," says Terry Gilliam, the comic provocateur who's been taking aim at the establishment for... More>>
How Kevin Smith Got Young Again
The indie veteran and podcast pro on Tusk -- and what will finally shut him up
, September 11, 2014
#454887520 / gettyimages.comJustin Long, Kevin Smith, Haley Joel Osment and Genesis Rodriguez of Tusk pose for a portrait during the 2014 Toronto... More>>
Don't Watch That, Watch This: Geek Cinema Selfie Party Don't Watch That, Watch This: Geek Cinema Selfie Party
, September 11, 2014
What's fascinating, new and neglected across all major video platforms. Among other things, cinema has always been a ready-made self-eulogizer... More>>
A Chopped-Up Eleanor Rigby Suffers a Fate Worse Than Loneliness A Chopped-Up Eleanor Rigby Suffers a Fate Worse Than Loneliness
, September 11, 2014
In two minutes, the Beatles captured the empty life of sad singleton Eleanor Rigby. Director Ned Benson is devoting three films to her namesake... More>>
A Walk Among the Tombstones: What If a Liam Neeson Movie Was as Potent as Liam Neeson? A Walk Among the Tombstones: What If a Liam Neeson Movie Was as Potent as Liam Neeson?
, September 11, 2014
They've done it at last: made a Liam Neeson-stomps-some-ass flick where, as the credits roll, there's more stuff to be glad you saw than Neeson... More>>
Tusk: Kevin Smith's Podcast-Inspired Horror Film Labors for Infamy Tusk: Kevin Smith's Podcast-Inspired Horror Film Labors for Infamy
, September 11, 2014
Kevin Smith is a bright guy who over the years has become a little too taken with his own persona, his own jokes, his own cult following —... More>>
If You're Not a Rich Dope, This Is Where I Leave You Offers Nothing If You're Not a Rich Dope, This Is Where I Leave You Offers Nothing
, September 11, 2014
"I've spent my whole life playing it safe," whines Judd Altman (Jason Bateman), the middle-class milquetoast at the center of This Is Where I... More>>
Brutal Prison Drama Starred Up Stirs Rare Empathy Brutal Prison Drama Starred Up Stirs Rare Empathy
, September 04, 2014
The beginning of David Mackenzie's U.K. prison drama, Starred Up, might make you wonder if you'll survive to the end: We see a kid with a... More>>
Venice Film Festival: Al Pacino Re-Discovers His Inside Voice Venice Film Festival: Al Pacino Re-Discovers His Inside Voice
, September 04, 2014
Most of us would agree that there’s only one Al Pacino. But this year in Venice, there are actually two: Pacino appears in two films at the... More>>
Venice Film Festival: Michael Almereyda Makes Magic with Cymbeline
, September 04, 2014
Cymbeline is the misunderstood schoolchild of Shakespeare's plays, the misfit who speaks up at odd times and sometimes says the wrong thing,... More>>
Dolphin Tale 2 Is a Warm, Wise Animal Yarn Dolphin Tale 2 Is a Warm, Wise Animal Yarn
, September 04, 2014
Even the most inspiration-averse will have eyes as moist as blowholes by the end credits of Dolphin Tale 2, a good-hearted kids' drama whose... More>>
The Drop (and Gandolfini) Find New Life in Lowlifes The Drop (and Gandolfini) Find New Life in Lowlifes
, September 04, 2014
The Drop, the richly textured, beautifully acted film collaboration between Belgian director Michaël R. Roskam (Bullhead) and... More>>
Gump Returns, Still With Nothing to Say Gump Returns, Still With Nothing to Say
, September 04, 2014
Forrest Gump has turned 20 and is celebrating its birthday with a weeklong IMAX release. It's a significant milestone for the six-time Academy... More>>
In The November Man, Pierce Brosnan Gun-Parties Like It's 1989
, August 28, 2014
Here's what an R rating gets you these days: a few splattery headshots, some glimpses of cable TV-style background nudity, a couple kids and... More>>
Frontera Mines a Crisis for Smart, Compelling Drama Frontera Mines a Crisis for Smart, Compelling Drama
, August 28, 2014
Some movies seem to be put on this Earth just for actors. You look at the synopsis of a picture, and you think, "Well, it could be okay," but... More>>
Venice Film Fest: In Birdman, Michael Keaton Is Haunted by His Superhero Past Venice Film Fest: In Birdman, Michael Keaton Is Haunted by His Superhero Past
, August 28, 2014
The gent at the Delta check-in counter back in New York sighed when he saw where I was headed. “Romantic Venezia!” he said, and the... More>>
The Last of Robin Hood Wrestles with a Star's Underage Love The Last of Robin Hood Wrestles with a Star's Underage Love
, August 28, 2014
If older man/younger women matchups make many people uncomfortable, the older man/much younger women combo tends to make them apoplectic. It... More>>
Innocence Could Have Been the Great Prep-School Blood-Thriller Innocence Could Have Been the Great Prep-School Blood-Thriller
, August 28, 2014
Since it's the kind of slow-building movie whose very premise is something of a spoiler, a pretty delicious one, let's get the consumer-guide... More>>
Elvis Lives in The Identical -- and So Does His Boring Twin Elvis Lives in The Identical -- and So Does His Boring Twin
, August 28, 2014
The Identical is Elvis slash fiction that could have been written by a spinster church organist. Its premise is intriguing: What if Jesse... More>>
When the Game Stands Tall Insists Jesus Wants Kids to Hit Each Other Hard on the Gridiron When the Game Stands Tall Insists Jesus Wants Kids to Hit Each Other Hard on the Gridiron
, August 21, 2014
According to inspirational sports movies, winning demands you train hard, play with heart, be a team, and not care about winning. So it goes in... More>>
The Women of Sin City Live to Suffer -- and Little Else The Women of Sin City Live to Suffer -- and Little Else
, August 21, 2014
Sin City, population unknown but dropping every minute, is a gorgeous place, but you wouldn't want to live there. Even the shadows and broken... More>>
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