Stories from Movies
Revolution gathering in 'Mockingjay' (w/video)
'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' is a decent entry into the conclusion of Katniss's saga featuring some imaginative visuals, a few truly thrilling moments, and standout performances from the movie's stars.
'Private Peaceful' nuanced, graceful
Melancholy runs deep in 'Private Peaceful,' a richly appointed British period piece about fraternal loyalty adapted from the book of the same name.
'The Way He Looks' a charming coming-of-age tale
'The Way He Looks' has at its center a classical-music-loving blind teen who’s gradually realizing that he’s gay.
'Rosewater' plays suspense card well (w/video)
Jon Stewart's directorial debut turns memoir of Iranian prisoner into smart, moving film that sheds light on captivity.
‘Dumb and Dumber, To’ both sad and stale (w/video)
Lloyd and Harry are back, “Dumb and Dumber” than ever in “Dumb and Dumber To.”
Marriage buffeted by avalanche in ‘Force Majeure’ (w/video)
Chilling, cruel and funny drama about a relationship challenged by an extreme “what if” moment.
'Whiplash' keeps the beat, takes a beating (w/video)
Strong cast, great performances drive intense flick about ego driven art of music.
‘Big Hero 6’ a big win for Disney (w/video)
Based on marvel comic book characters, the kid-friendly movie combines anime with computer-generated animation in a story-driven mashup of plots.