| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:37 PM
Reese Witherspoon takes command and control of the screen with the role of her career in "Wild." She delivers an Oscar-worthy performance playing Cheryl Strayed, a woman who hiked a thousand miles to reach personal rebirth and redemption. The story begins...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"EGYPT! EGYPT! Always Egypt. But my Caesar is gone, my lover is dead!"
That was the delicious Claudette Colbert in Cecil B. DeMille's 1934 opulent, witty "Cleopatra." (Claudette/Cleo was reacting to the death of Julius Caesar. Her faithful handmaidens,...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Egypt has banned Hollywood's big screen biblical epic "Exodus: Gods and Kings," a 20th Century Fox spokesman said on Friday.
The studio owned by Twenty-First Century Fox Inc declined to give a reason for the ban, but films that depict biblical figures...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 8:30 AM
Oscar-winning designer Janty Yates knew what she was getting into creating the nearly 7,000 costumes needed for Ridley Scott's latest epic historical action drama, "Exodus: Gods and Kings." She knew the stakes, since she'd won the costume design Academy...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Film studio 20th Century Fox movies grossed $5.5 billion in global ticket sales in 2014, breaking the record previously held by Paramount Pictures.
Buoyed by hits including "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," the...
| Dec 7, 2014
'EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS' IN THEATERS FRIDAY
1 Famed director Ridley Scott ("Gladiator") takes a classic Old Testament story to the big screen in "Exodus: Gods and Kings." Christian Bale stars as Moses, who begins the film locked in bitter competition...
| Sep 26, 2014
Printers Row Journal invited kids ages 5-16 to write reviews of their favorite summer reads as part of our Children's Read & Write program. We were so overwhelmed with submissions — we received more than 85 submissions this summer — that...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in and around the west suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/eventshttp://triblocal.com/events.
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:15 AM
It can be a fine line, and a point of much awards-season engineering, to draw the distinction between a supporting performance and a lead. For a role to be placed in the supporting category by no means diminishes its importance to a story or the challenge...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's office on the Sony Pictures lot is a lot like you might imagine it to be. A glass marijuana pipe sits on the desk beside Rogen's computer along with an ashtray filled with the butts of half a dozen joints. An arsenal of Nerf...
| Nov 26, 2014
Jennifer Kent was a successful actress in her native Australia when she wrote a letter to art house provocateur Lars […]...