Stories from Movies
Latin fiesta a highlight of Sonoma film fest
Vamos al Cine, or Let’s Go to the Movies, is one of several Sonoma International Film Festival events that help raise money for a number of charitable causes.
SSU filmmakers headed to Cannes
Alex Bretow and Mary-Madison Baldo will show two of their short films at the Cannes International Film Festival in May.
'Fifty Shades' director bows out of franchise
While it is nothing new for directors to exit franchises after the first film, Sam Taylor-Johnson and E L James' fraught on-set relationship was widely reported.
‘Home’ is basic kid stuff
There’s not much in this latest offering from Dreamworks for anyone over the age of 8.
Creepy ‘It Follows’ stays with you
While the moments of terror are thrilling, at times 'It Follows' seems to be more about the trauma of trusting the wrong person than anything else.
‘Get Hard’ hit-or-miss in dangerous territory
This Will Ferrell-Kevin Hart comedy is a politically incorrect romp that only rarely romps.
‘Antarctica’: What it’s like to live there
What makes this documentary, shot over 10 years, unusual is that it focuses not on wildlife, despite a few requisite scenes of penguins, but on people.
‘Seymour’ smart, engaging
Ethan Hawke's movie about pianist Seymour Bernstein is a moving portrait of a gifted artist.