| Jul 1, 2010
| 4:33 PM
It takes award nuts like us to appreciate fully the mad scene last night when a man collapsed and an ambulance was summoned to the party at Plein Sud restaurant following the New York premiere of "The Kids Are All Right." New York Magazine's Vulture...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Lisa Cholodenko's 1998 debut, âHigh Art,â centrally featured a lesbian couple whose relationship is threatened; her follow-up, âLaurelâ (2002), was all about extended-family problems. âThe Kids Are All Right,â her exce...
| Jul 11, 2010
| 4:33 PM
"The Kids" had a more-than-alright debut, as director Lisa Cholodenko's modern family comedy opened to a fantastic $505,000 at seven theaters in the U.S. and Canada. The $72,127 average gross per theater for Focus Features' critically beloved Sundance...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 7:17 PM
There's a freshness and authenticity to the characters in "The Kids Are All Right" that makes it seem like a rarity these days: a movie about a normal family, warts and all.
One parent is more uptight and controlling, the other a bit insecure and...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 7:30 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The British monarchy drama "The King's Speech" and the boxing tale "The Fighter" led the Screen Actors Guild Awards with four nominations each Thursday, among them honors for Colin Firth, Christian Bale and Helena Bonham Carter.
| Dec 14, 2010
| 9:26 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The British monarchy tale "The King's Speech" led Golden Globe contenders Tuesday with seven nominations, including best drama and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.
Other best-drama nominees...
| Dec 15, 2010
Billboards and commercials for the movie "True Grit" are as ubiquitous this holiday season as six-shooters in a Western saloon. But you won't find the Joel and Ethan Coen film on the list of Golden Globe nominees announced Tuesday.
The western was shut...
| Nov 18, 2010
Into the seemingly idyllic, if nontraditional, two-mom family world of "The Kids Are All Right" saunters trouble in the form of Mark Ruffalo. His rakish Paul, the family's heretofore anonymous sperm donor of the now teen children, brings the swaggering...
| Nov 11, 2010
Who doesn't want to be relevant? It's a step toward contentment, a way to stay charged and, in this season, a key to predicting the Oscars.
FOR THE RECORD:
Oscar voting: The Oscar Watcher's Notebook in the Nov. 11 edition of The...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 10:39 AM
Julianne Moore and Annette Bening have been mentioned as likely Oscar contenders for their fine work in this smart comedy-drama from director and co-writer Lisa Cholodenko ("High Art").
The stars play longtime partners whose children ( Mia Wasikowska,...
| Feb 28, 2011
Hollywood's coronation of "The King's Speech" culminated Sunday night when the story of stuttering King George VI and his speech therapist won four Academy Awards, including best picture. But if the Oscars completed the historical drama's ascension, the...