| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Director Paul Feig, hot off the box-office success of “The Heat,” is going to stick with women with guns. But in his next movie, his lead will be a spy — a female James Bond.
The planned 20th Century Fox project is in the early...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Available on VOD on Thursday.
Writer-director Brian De Palma's erotic thriller is an English-language remake of Alain Corneau's "Love Crime," a film about what happens when the war of wits between a female executive and her protégée turns...
| Jul 8, 2013
On Demand DVD New Releases July 8-14 Admission Tina Fey stars as a college-admissions officer at Princeton whose seemingly orderly life is thrown into chaos when she meets an alternative-school kid who just might be the son she gave up for adoption...
| Feb 24, 2013
It’s a rough time for science fiction and fantasy films at the 2013 Academy Awards. “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” ......
| Oct 28, 2010
| 8:02 PM
For the concluding film adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy, the principal players emerge from The Girl Who Played With Fire worse for wear: Lisbeth Salander (Noomi Rapace) spends much of the 148-minute running time in the hospital,...
| Nov 6, 2011
This much is clear: It's 1891, a year after their first adventure, and the great English detective and Dr. Watson are facing off with Professor Moriarty, a mysterious, peripheral character from their initial blockbuster.
Ask the creative forces behind...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 5:39 PM
With the legendary DreamWorks studio behind "Megamind," you know this animated offering will have first-rate special effects and production values. The studio fully delivers this film's expected technical quality. The movie won the weekend with almost $50...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
They say all good things must come to an end. With that, I'm leaving WDBJ and the news business. I've accepted a position as the community relations coordinator for Roanoke City Schools. There are several reasons why I'm switching...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 12:05 PM
The New York Times has a gorgeous video package of 14 actors -- from the famous (Matt Damon, Michael Douglas, Javier Bardem) to the up-and-comers (Chloe Moritz, Jennifer Lawrence, Noomi Rapace) -- wordlessly acting out emotions and situations such as...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Director David Fincher's announcement that little-known actress Rooney Mara would be starring in the American version of "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" prompted some head scratching. Granted, she rocked the killer put-down in "The Social Network," but...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:38 PM
Steven Spielberg made his first big splash in the churning waters of action films with "Raiders of the Lost Ark" in 1981.
Thirty years later, he recreates the same high energy and wild escapades in "The Adventures of Tintin." The title character is a...