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Best Actor nominees for the 86th Academy Awards. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Oscar Pix And Predix: Actors

The Oscars are upon us, and the slates of nominees on display on Sunday evening during the Academy Awards ceremony are the usual mix of familiar faces and first-timers.

02/24/2014

(Amy Adams and Christian Bale are among the stars of the '70s-era movie, "American Hustle.")

Movie Review: ‘American Hustle’

Character-driven storyteller David O. Russell gives his film a manic, farcical energy that keeps it at arm’s length from realism but that engrosses to a surprising degree.

12/19/2013

(Meagan Good and Will Ferrell star in "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," a parody of television news.)

Your Holiday Season Movie Preview Guide

What are the new attractions moviegoers will be choosing among at multiplexes on this year’s final week and immediately beyond? Bill Wine has this survey…

12/12/2013

(Woody Harrelson and Christian Bale star in "Out of the Furnace.")

Movie Review: ‘Out of the Furnace’

“Out of the Furnace” comes from director Scott Cooper, who gives this melancholy melodrama a strong sense of place and a relentless deterministic pull.

12/05/2013

(Tom Hardy as Bane battles Christian Bale as Batman in "The Dark Knight Rises.")

Movie Review: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

This threequel is a thoughtful and thought-provoking essay on modern-day morality, as well as a spectacular disaster epic, and a propulsive thriller with expert, dizzying action sequences.

07/20/2012

(Kristen Stewart stars in "Snow White and the Huntsman." Credit: Universal Pictures)

Your Summer Movie Preview

So what do June, July, and August have in store for us as mainstream attractions compete for box office dollars? Plenty!

05/24/2012

Dark Knight

Third ‘Batman’ To Film In Pittsburgh


Film director Christopher Nolan, who has helmed the two previous Batman films — starring Christian Bale as caped crime fighter and his alter ego, Bruce Wayne — said Tuesday the Pennsylvania city will host filming for a third film for at least a month.

04/05/2011

(Mark Wahlberg, Melissa Leo, and Christian Bale star in "The Fighter.")

Home Video Report: ‘The Fighter’ Comes To DVD

Some interesting offbeat films are on this week’s home video list, including one that was a big winner on Oscar Night.

03/16/2011

(Colin Firth in "The King's Speech")

Bill Wine’s Oscar Predictions: Best Actor and Supporting Actor

Here are the actors and supporting actors nominated for Academy Awards to be bestowed Sunday evening in the televised ceremony from Los Angeles.

02/23/2011

(Mark Wahlberg, Melissa Leo, and Christian Bale in "The Fighter."  Photo provided)

Movie Review: The Fighter 

Like “Rocky,” it’s about an underdog fighter. Like “Raging Bull,” it’s about dysfunctional brothers, one of whom is a fighter.

12/17/2010

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