All things being equalized, “The Equalizer” could have used a more grounded technical advisor. But the leading man needs no help.
It’s about 2½ hours long, but there’s not a wasted frame in this visually and thematically dark mystery-suspense thriller.
What does the quieter and more thoughtful autumn movie season have in store for viewers before the award-conscious, high-profile holiday movie lineup unveils? Here’s a peek…
Mini-trend alert: ‘Olympus Has Fallen,’ the first of this year’s two Executive Mansion Under Attack thrillers, is here. Let’s hope it’s the lesser of the two.
‘Flight’ is about a heroic pilot who is celebrated for landing his failing airplane until it’s discovered that he had alcohol and cocaine in his system at the time.
With the escapist summer movie season in the books, the 2012 Oscar races will soon be coming into view as the serious-minded fall feature films taxi down the runway.
Fore! Look out if you’re not interested, pay attention if you are: a golf flick is coming your way.
Some interesting offbeat films are on this week’s home video list, including one that was a big winner on Oscar Night.
Who’s likely to go home with the Oscars as best actress and best supporting actress? Bill Wine handicaps those races.
Like “Rocky,” it’s about an underdog fighter. Like “Raging Bull,” it’s about dysfunctional brothers, one of whom is a fighter.