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(Liam Neeson and Olivia Wilde are among the stars in "Third Person.")

Movie Review: ‘Third Person’

“Third Person,” despite an intriguing opening and numerous compelling individual moments, demands patience from us without sufficiently rewarding it by film’s end.

07/02/2014

(Kristen Bell stars in the movie "Veronica Mars," reprising her TV role.)

Movie Review: ‘Veronica Mars’

“Veronica Mars” began as a crime-solving TV series that had low ratings but the undying love of its fervent fans. Kristen Bell reprises her role as the wisecracking, crime-solving outsider.

03/14/2014

("This Is The End" stars dozens of actors using their real names, including Michael Cera, center.)

Movie Review: ‘This Is the End’

It gets points for originality and daring before the first credit rolls. But that wouldn’t mean a thing if it weren’t also amusing. Which it is and then some.

06/13/2013

(Leonardo DiCaprio stars as the title character in "The Great Gatsby.")

Bill Wine’s Summer Movie Previews

What do moviegoers have to look forward to (or, perhaps, in some cases, dread) through the rest of May and into June, July, and August?

05/07/2013

(James Franco stars in "Oz the Great and Powerful.")

Movie Review: ‘Oz the Great and Powerful’

This effects-heavy origin story that connects to the beloved classic, The Wizard of Oz, lacks greatness despite powerful visual fireworks.

03/08/2013

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Bill Wine’s Winter Movies Preview

Look for these mainstream titles to open on theatre screens during the first few months of 2013.

01/17/2013

(Credit: Twentieth Century Fox)

‘Apes’ Rise To The Top Of The Box Office

Last weekend it was cowboys and aliens and smurfs. This weekend it was apes. Dominating the box office, that is.

08/08/2011

(Credit: Twentieth Century Fox)

Movie Review: ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’

Say hello once again to the apes of wrath.

08/05/2011

("Fast Five")

Bill Wine’s Summer Movie Preview

What will moviegoers be looking forward to, flocking to, then fleeing from or returning to, on theatre screens between now and late August?

05/14/2011

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Movie Review: ‘Your Highness’

It’s a one-joke answer to the question, were there slackers and stoners in the Middle Ages?

04/08/2011

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Home Video Report: Oscar Hosts’ Vehicles On DVD

There are some interesting items on this week’s home video list, including one starring Oscar-nominated actor (and host) James Franco.

03/02/2011

(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

(Natalie Portman in "Black Swan")

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

Who’s likely to go home with the Oscars as best actress and best supporting actress? Bill Wine handicaps those races.

02/23/2011

Jimmy Contreras and Rakia Reynolds discuss Oscar fashion.

Oscar Fashion

Lights, Cameras, Action…The 83rd Annual Academy Awards are just days away, and much of the drama is expected to play out on the red carpet before the ceremony.

02/22/2011

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Movie Review: 127 Hours 

It should be static, but it’s not. It should be unwatchable, but it’s not. And it should be depressing, but it’s not.

11/19/2010

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