| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:32 PM
As costume designer of the Matt Damon/Emily Blunt sci-fi romance thriller "The Adjustment Bureau," (which opened this past Friday) Kasia Walicka Maimone was the one charged with creating the retro-tinged contemporary look of the well-dressed, fedora-...
| May 6, 2011
| 4:22 PM
In the wake of royal wedding, I received a suggestion for a movie list of the Best Movies About Royalty. This will be one of two blog posts from me today, so be sure to stop back for my latest......
| May 18, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Jack Black took time at a celebrity karaoke jam for UNICEF to share what's up, and what's not, between him and Angelina Jolie. Jack Black also called the upcoming "Bernie," in which his character kills a character played by Shirley MacLaine, his "best...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Tuesday's TV Highlights “Take the Money and Run” on ABC...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Update: "The Office" star John Krasinski, husband of actress Emily Blunt, has sold a West Hollywood home for $880,000. It came on the market at $945,000 in March.
The 1926 English country-style house is gated and sits behind tall hedges. The nearly 1,...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 3:35 PM
***1/2 (out of four)
Hotshot politician David Norris (Matt Damon) isn’t as focused on his career after he meets beautiful dancer Elise (Emily Blunt). One problem: A group of mysterious men who have the ability to freeze time and manipulate space...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:49 PM
Gore Verbinski directed the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise. The special effects expertise of Industrial Light and Magic were a key to his success. Their pedigree goes all the way back to the "Star Wars" series. Their skills were sharpened on the...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:55 AM
Knowing that Jack Black has the title role as the traveler thrown off course to end up towering over tiny Lilliputians, you can pretty much expect this isn't your father's "Gulliver."
Indeed, the original Jonathan Swift story is contoured to Black's very...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 6:26 AM
Yes, you-know-which Shakespeare classic gets a makeover with animated gnomes, but there's wit in the freely adapted script ... and lots of terrific music, since the soundtrack offers both new and classic selections by Elton John (also the executive...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 11:51 AM
**1/2 (out of four)
Two adjacent houses. In one yard, tiny garden gnomes with red hats. In the other, an enemy group of gnomes with blue hats. Can Gnomeo (voiced by James McAvoy) from the blue side and Juliet (Emily Blunt) from the red side find love...
| Jun 14, 2012
*** (out of four)
People who know each other extremely well possess the ability to shift, either intentionally or not, from long-developed ease into discomfort. A hand gently stroking an arm can still touch a raw nerve.
In “Your Sister’s...