| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:53 AM
Does someone in your home know the difference between a “Divergent” faction and a “Hunger Games” district? Did your kids watch the “Harry Potter” movies and discuss all the changes (for better or worse) between the...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 10:00 PM
The parallels between “Jupiter Ascending” and “Seventh Son” are almost eerie. Both movies open this week and:
>> Star current Oscar nominees (Eddie Redmayne, Julianne Moore) hamming it up as villains
>> Include normally likable...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:06 AM
The 2015 Academy Award nominees in the costume design category are heavy on the fantastical fashion -- and the familiar faces -- with all but one film on the list also up for a Costume Designers Guild award.
Costume designer Milena Canonero, nominated...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Director Mike Leigh's "Mr. Turner" has won high praise for its portrayal of Britain's early 19th century master "painter of light" J.M.W. Turner, played by Timothy Spall. Working within England's Romantic period, Oscar-winning costume designer...
| Nov 25, 2014
Hugh Jackman channels his inner pirate in the new trailer for “Pan,” the latest fairy tale retelling headed for the […]...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Simmering passions boil and bubble underneath the ennui of the manufacturing of Cuban cigars at the Newport Theatre Arts Center, where the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Anna in the Tropics" has taken up residence.
This steamy chronicle by Nilo Cruz takes...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Peter Pan is having a moment. With a little more than a week to go till NBC's staging of "Peter Pan Live," Warner Bros. has released a teaser trailer for "Pan," the Joe Wright-directed origin tale about the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up.
Judging by the 2½-...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:00 AM
He could be uncouth, gruff, blustery, even crude, treating people badly and denying his children. Yet he painted some of the most sublime works ever created, and it is that contrast that made the celebrated 19th century British artist J.M.W. Turner a...
| Sep 26, 2014
Printers Row Journal invited kids ages 5-16 to write reviews of their favorite summer reads as part of our Children's Read & Write program. We were so overwhelmed with submissions — we received more than 85 submissions this summer — that...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Keira Knightley is used to early wake-up calls. The actress has a penchant for period films, and it takes a while to get tied into a corset.
But on the set of the modern-day romance "Begin Again," the British star's call time was decidedly later than on...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:44 PM
It's never a good sign when the off-screen drama surrounding a film is more interesting than the drama on screen, and according to early reviews, such is the case with director Olivier Dahan's Grace Kelly biopic, "Grace of Monaco," which opened the Cannes...