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  • 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' review: Hero who earns the label

    'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' review: Hero who earns the label
    *** (out of four) Some reasons “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is a stupid name for a movie: —After the awful season we just had, all Chicagoans deserve to be called Winter Soldiers. —It’s spring. —The title...
  • Review: Next to 'Fast & Furious,' 'Need for Speed' stalls out

     Review: Next to 'Fast & Furious,' 'Need for Speed' stalls out
    The first thing to know about "Need for Speed" is this: It's no "Fast & Furious." In trying for the vicarious varoom of the street-racing video game that inspired it, and no doubt dreaming of "Fast" success, "Speed" clocks in at a long two-plus hours...
  • ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Maleficent,’ ‘Winter Soldier’ set to open in IMAX

     
    “Star Wars: Episode VII,” “Maleficent” and the next three films from comic book movie giant Marvel all will receive the […]...
  • ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ premiere: Watch it live at 6

     
    Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson and more stars of “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” are expected to walk […]...
  • Black Widow Corvette Stingray Is Auto Show Avenger

     
    What do you get when you cross a barb-tailed fish with a venomous spider? At the 2014 Chicago Auto Show, it means you get a supercar with looks that could kill ??? and performance to match ??? that's fit for......
  • Comic-Con: Marvel touts ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’ cast, ‘Agent Carter’ directors

     
    Marvel head of television Jeph Loeb might not have been able to shed much light on the future plot lines […]...
  • Film academy adds 276 new members; increase in minorities, women

    Film academy adds 276 new members; increase in minorities, women
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 276 new members into the organization on Friday -- 100 more than were included in the 2012 invitees -- including a large number of minorities and women, such as Rosario Dawson, Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh,...
  • Drive-in theater awaits digital assist

    Drive-in theater awaits digital assist
    In the summer of 2011 I got to know one of the greatest little drive-ins in the world, 160 miles southwest of Chicago: the Galva Autovue. Nothing elaborate. Just two outdoor screens planted where a cornfield used to be, surrounded by cornfields. But on...
  • 'The Sweeney' review: Blunt force cinema

    'The Sweeney' review: Blunt force cinema
    **1/2 (out of four) After countless identical Jason Statham movies, the rugged, ground-level toughness of British actioner “The Sweeney” comes as a breath of fresh, brutal air. “We’re the Sweeney, [bleep]head. You’re nicked,...
  • 'Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled'

    If you're a fan of Marvel Comics superheroes, here's a little piece of heaven ... six of the live-action feature films featuring the characters, several of them also in 3-D versions, packaged together in a Blu-ray box along with a new bonus disc titled...
  • Robert Redford's 'new territory' with 'Captain America' sequel

    Robert Redford's 'new territory' with 'Captain America' sequel
    Though Robert Redford may be the very platonic ideal of a movie star -- a matinee idol from films such as "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," "The Sting," "The Way We Were," "The Electric Horseman" and "Out of Africa" -- he has of late been involved...