Stories from Movies
Redmayne brilliant as Hawking (w/video)
The famed British physicist has never had small ideas or small ambitions, as shown in the biopic, 'The Theory of Everything.”
Ensemble cast shines in 'Foxcatcher' (w/video)
The tawdry tale of the bizarre real-life murder of wrestler Dave Schultz exerts mesmerizing pull from performances by Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo and Channing Tatum.
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.