| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:40 AM
“The Amazing Spider-Man”: Any lingering notion of a shoegazing Spider-Man trying to make it quietly in the halls of his high school went out the window with the release of the full trailer for “The Amazing Spider-Man.”...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
“The Amazing Spider-Man” arrives in theaters July 3. We take a look at the trailer and assess the film's ambition and obstacles....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:38 AM
Greta Gerwig's Lola Versus, from Daryl Wein and Whitney star Zoe Lister-Jones, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on Tuesday....
| Apr 19, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Jason Segel's The Five-Year Engagement, which also stars Emily Blunt, opens next week after premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 8:36 AM
Missy Peregrym has done other series, but she's glad to know a sizable audience is awaiting the return of her latest one.
Previously seen on "Reaper" and "Heroes," the model-turned-actress is back as novice cop Andy McNally as the drama "Rookie Blue"...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 12:59 PM
One of the best-reviewed movies of the year, and certainly one of the most challenging, writer-director Christopher Nolan's strikingly visual melodrama plays liberally with reality and illusion. Leonardo DiCaprio has one of his best roles to date as a...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 7:02 AM
A story by "The Sixth Sense" mentor M. Night Shyamalan fuels this relatively OK melodrama of several people trapped in an elevator ... the catch being that one of them is Satan, meaning that things really get too close for comfort for the other four...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:23 AM
Whatever Lola wants, she doesn’t always get. This flawed character is played perfectly by Greta Gerwig. Her BFF is another indie darling – Hamish Linklater.
I love these two actors, but hated the last movies they appeared in (Battleship for...
| Jun 14, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
Does an all-over-the-place character necessitate an all-over-the-place movie?
I don’t think so, though “Lola Versus” almost succeeds in embracing life’s messiness even when the film possesses no more...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Joseph Gordon-Levitt builds on his successes in "(500) Days of Summer" and "Inception" via his intriguing teamwork with Seth Rogen in this comedy-drama, which writer Will Reiser based on his own bout with cancer.
Gordon-Levitt plays a patient whose...
| Jun 29, 2012
*** (out of four)
Sam Raimi’s “Spider-Man” trilogy may be only five years dormant, but the thing’s not untouchable. It would be more blasphemous to rejuvenate plenty of other franchises.
Please, don’t give Justin Bieber a...