| Jun 18, 2012
| 6:44 AM
It is not a good idea to make a “Rock of Ages” movie in 2012. The film is based on a Broadway show that premiered in 2006. I’m sure that back then it seemed like a good idea to stage a musical about performers who sing recognizable 1980s...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 7:54 PM
The pop music of the 1980s was full of Rock 'n' Roll anthems void of any deep meaning or political activism. Bands like Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi and the Scorpions filled arenas with loud but melodic hit songs. Most were about partying too hard, but...
| Apr 18, 2012
"Tonight brings back a lot of memories," said Michael Douglas as his wife, Oscar and Tony Award-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, handed him the Monte Cristo Award for his contributions to the theater Monday night in New York. The duo was the center...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 2:57 PM
It is clear from its opening weekend that "Playing for Keeps" is one of the biggest bombs of the year, both critically and commercially. Review database Rotten Tomatoes has it at a 2-percent "Fresh" rating for its one positive review vs. 59 negative...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:56 PM
Director Peter Jackson (“The Lord of the Rings") returns to Middle Earth with this first installment in a $500 million trilogy of films based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s novel. Martin Freeman is the young Bilbo Baggins...
| Dec 6, 2012
*1/2 (out of four)
Poor James Tupper. He played the hero’s ex’s new/inevitably doomed guy in “Mr. Popper’s Penguins” and now again in “Playing For Keeps,” which is approximately the same movie. Just with hot...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:43 PM
Playing for Keeps
This is supposed to be the time of year when high-quality movies come out, whether they’re potential Oscar contenders or crowd-pleasing family fare.
So the presence of flat, hacky, unfunny dreck like ‘‘...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:03 PM
It's getting cold out there, and what better way to keep warm than by cozying up for a flick at your local cinema?
This season, there is no shortage of quality films to watch, whether you're looking for something escapist, such as Peter Jackson's...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Hunky actor Gerard Butler was in Miami Monday as part of a press stop for his new movie, "Playing For Keeps." The romantic comedy - out Dec. 7 - also stars Catherine Zeta-Jones, Uma Thurman, Dennis Quaid and Jessica Biel.
Butler, a notorious playboy...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 4:33 PM
As reported by Borys Kit in the Hollywood Reporter, "Meryl Streep is in talks to reteam with her 'Mamma Mia!' director Phyllida Lloyd for 'Thatcher,' a biopic of the controversial and long-governing former British prime minister. Jim Broadbent is in talks...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 4:32 PM
One of the most stunning looks on the Golden Globes' red carpet was the color emerald green, seen in gowns worn by a variety of stars, as reported by our Booth Moore on Sunday. Intrigued? You too can incorporate some......