| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The National Board of Review's selection of "Her" as best film of 2013 made it official: This year's awards race is not a two-way battle -- it's more like a Royal Rumble, where a flood of wrestlers are involved in a huge smackdown to gain the top spot....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Today's New York Film Critics Circle prizes are a big boost to Fox Searchlight's "12 Years a Slave" and Warner Bros.' "Gravity." Not because they won big -- "12 Years" won director for Steve McQueen, while there were none for "Gravity" -- but because...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Before "Prince Avalanche" was selected for the Sundance Film Festival this year, few people even knew of its existence. This wouldn't be surprising for a debut indie or foreign language import, but the film is written and directed by well-known...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Sundance Film Festival takes place every January in the small, snowy ski town of Park City, Utah. So the bright sunshine and palm trees featured in the advertising for Sundance's inaugural Next Weekend festival in Los Angeles announce straight away...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"Argo" isn't done being nominated for awards yet.
The Oscar winner for best picture was one of the film, television and theater projects to receive nominations Monday from the Casting Society of America for the 29th annual Artios Awards, set to take...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:43 PM
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"Glee's" Darren Criss and "Pretty...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 5:59 AM
John Waters give a bad interview? It can't be done.
The Baltimore filmmaker just chatted in his typical no-holds-barred way with Broward/Palm Beach New Times as a prelude to a Florida performance of his one-man show "This Filthy World." That he...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:55 AM
"Zero Dark Thirty," Kathryn Bigelow's drama about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, was named the best film of the year Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
The movie, set to open in limited release Dec. 19, took home two other...
| Aug 30, 2012
*** (out of four)
Correct me if I'm wrong, but it's probably not standard procedure at fast food restaurants to conduct a strip search of an employee just because a police officer calls and demands it. Especially when the man on the phone asks...
| Aug 30, 2012
The very antonym of "fun," writer-director Craig Zobel's new film "Compliance" is one of the toughest sits of the movie year 2012. But it's an uncompromising and, in its way, honorable drama built upon a prank call that goes on and on, getting worse and...
| Aug 31, 2012
Writer-director Craig Zobel's feature film debut, the 2007 road comedy "Great World of Sound," followed two unscrupulous record-company representatives on a talent search that leads to a moral reckoning. Five years later Zobel has given us another tale of...