| Dec 21, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Fear is the enemy of satire, a point all too well illustrated this weekend by “Saturday Night Live.”
The NBC series started promisingly by having Dr. Evil (Mike Myers) slam North Korea and Sony for giving evil organizations a bad name over...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 9:20 AM
NBC's "Saturday Night Live" is going to help movie stars promote their December movies.
The three hosts for the month will James Franco on Dec. 6, Martin Freeman on Dec. 13 and Amy Adams on Dec. 20.
Franco stars in "The Interview," opening Dec. 25....
| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:32 AM
"Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb," otherwise known as "Night at the Museum 3," rates as more determinedly heartfelt than the first and not as witty as the second (and best). Also, no Amy Adams as Amelia Earhart in jodhpurs this time around....
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Whether leaving his mark with the bizarre yet sweet sentimentality of "Edward Scissorhands" and "Beetlejuice," the brilliant Oscar-nominated stop-motion animation of "Frankenweenie" and "Corpse Bride," or the brashness of his "Batman" reboots, Tim...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 4:22 PM
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| Dec 22, 2014
| 4:30 AM
In the early 1990s, long before Tim Burton ever planned to make a movie about Margaret Keane, he traveled to Northern California to commission a portrait from the artist whose paintings of children with oversize, mournful eyes were a nearly inescapable...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:00 PM
3 stars (out of four)
Hordes of people won’t flock to “Mr. Turner,” which, sorry to say, is not the long-awaited story of what happened to Shawn Hunter’s “Boy Meets World” teacher and mentor. The ultra-slow, 150-minute...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
2 stars (out of four)
It’s not easy to re-create an era onscreen. I didn’t live through the 1950s; I know that it was not a high point for attitudes toward women, but not the many ways in which that attitude infected society. There’s...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Amy Adams is a self-proclaimed "mess." She's squirrely, self-loathing, obsessive, a worrier and a perfectionist — and those are just a handful of self-deprecating qualities that surfaced in her Vogue interview.
"I'm a perfectionist," the 40-year-...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Sandra Bullock's star turn in "Gravity" has propelled the actress to the top of Forbes' 2014 list of the highest-earning film actresses, with her estimated $51-million annual take well ahead of what Angelina Jolie raked in to top the same ranking last...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 8:15 AM
It turns out not many costume designers have been nominated for an Oscar for a pair of films in the same year, but Colleen Atwood just might do that very thing. The 10-time nominee and three-time Oscar winner has two films in consideration this season:...