Stories from Movies
‘National Gallery’: an eye on art from the inside
The documentary “National Gallery” opens silently, with a parade of masterpieces popping up onscreen, one after the other.
'The Hobbit' wraps with a Middle-earth melee (w/video)
What most distinguishes 'The Battle of the Five Armies' is its relative torpor.
Review: 'The Interview' deserves to be seen (w/video)
That I was one of the relative few to see "The Interview" is not a boast I take any pleasure in. It's with heavy sadness, not pride, that I review Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's North Korean farce.
'Annie' full of modernized fun (w/video)
The movie remake is brought back to life with Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhane Wallis, and a production backed by Jay Z and Will Smith empire.
‘Top Five’ captures Rock’s comic sense (w/video)
The comedian manages to transcend his larger-than-life persona to create one of the most vibrant, self-aware comedies of the year.
Cheap seats for ‘It's a Wonderful Life’ on the big screen (w/video)
Three local theaters will screen “It’s a Wonderful Life” this weekend for $5 a seat.
Same old exhibits at ‘Night at Museum’ (w/video)
The third installment is like a visit to a museum you've been to countless times before.
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' top Critics' Choice nominations (w/video)
'Birdman' continues its awards ascent with a leading 13 Critics' Choice Awards nominations including best picture, director and actor for star Michael Keaton.