With “The Water Diviner,” Russell Crowe joins the ranks of high-profile movie actors who have transitioned into the director’s chair.
It’s a lead performance to crow about.
There’s angst on display, but it’s trumped and eventually smothered by body-slamming action sequences that just don’t know when to quit.
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?
Jessica Chastain stars in both of the weekend’s top box office draws, ‘Mama’, and ‘Zero Dark Thirty.’
Although the film has the surface elements that should make for a diverting entertainment –- watchable cast, plenty of plot, conflict galore –- the gears never quite mesh.
Even if the movie doesn’t quite replicate the parade of privileged moments of the stage play, it still resonates with intense emotionality and extravagant romanticism.
For moviegoers, December means the climax to the year’s big-screen release schedule is now upon us.
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.
No matter how much or how little Easter candy you consume, the holiday attraction “Hop” should land you on what feels like a sugar high.
The home video business certainly has changed in a technical sense, but DVDs are still being released.
In a totally unsurprising development, the latest Harry Potter movie ran away with the box office crown.
Is The Next Three Days a worthwhile investment of your next two hours? Only if you wear your gullibility cloak.