| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:21 AM
I started writing this post as an explainer of Robin Williams’ best film lines and how they came to be. But over the course of watching (and re-watching) the clips, something else started to happen. The quotes began to stand for themselves, tell...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 10:00 PM
** (out of four)
Why aren’t the “Expendables” movies being released directly to gyms? They’re testosterone-fueled time-passers requiring only a vague interest in seeing countless enemies shot and buildings/trucks/helicopters...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 9:13 AM
“The Expendables 3' looked like a franchise that needs to be put out to pasture after the latest film in the action junkie series debuted to a scrawny $16.2 million this weekend, according to studio estimates.
”Expendables'“ lack of...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Liz, you do your column with minor mistakes, so your readers will respond!" said my friend, the late Nora Ephron.
She liked to josh with me about making corrections, saying, "You're the only one who does this!"
So we were ahead of "social media" all...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Paramount Pictures was so pleased by "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles's" $93.7 million global debut this weekend that it said it is moving forward with plans for a sequel to the franchise reboot.
Domestically, the film kicked up a sterling $65 million...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Emma Stone may be headed to Broadway.
The Golden Globe-nominated actress is in talks to take over the part of Sally Bowles in the Roundabout Theater Company's production of “Cabaret,” a spokesperson for the company told TheWrap on Monday....
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"The Guardians of the Galaxy" touched down with a dazzling $94 million this weekend, proving that Marvel is the new gold standard for movie brands.
That set a new record for an August domestic debut, easily trumping the $69.3 million bow of 2007's "The...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Get On Up * * *
Esta biografía sobre James Brown arranca con una singular secuencia. Con pistola en mano, el cantante irrumpe como energúmeno en un seminario preguntando quién utilizó el baño de su oficina. Cuando una atemorizada mujer reconoce su...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity." -- Dorothy Parker
I have written over and over and even did a documentary extolling the talents of the greatest paparazzo of them all, my longtime friend Ron Galella. Ron was chief of...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:21 PM
LOS ANGELES - Génesis Rodríguez, una de las actrices latinas más solicitadas de Hollywood, se adentra en el mundo surrealista del cineasta Kevin Smith con una trilogía que arranca con "Tusk", mezcla de terror absurdo y comedia delirante en la que...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The Black Keys are that rare 21st-century rock band that just keeps ascending. Singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney have been together for more than a decade and have slowly climbed from the dirtiest, dankest of basements and clubs...