Movie Review: 'A Little Chaos'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2013/12/2c2bd2.jpg" alt="(2½ stars out of 4)" align="right"/>Kate Winslet, who has established herself as one of our most dependable and accomplished screen actresses with six Oscar nominations and one Oscar, is so effortlessly commanding and authentic from her first moment on.
Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1'<img src="https://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2014/11/32.jpg" align="right"/>Interrupting the narrative momentum and asking the audience to wait a year for the conclusion may make commercial sense, but it also undermines and dilutes the theatrical experience.
Stanley Tucci's Favorite Italian-Inspired Thanksgiving RecipeNo matter the occasion, Italians always find a way to make pasta part of the menu. Traditionally served as a starter course, Uova da Raviolo is the perfect choice to add some Italian flavor to this year’s Thanksgiving.
Movie Review: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'<img src="https://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2014/06/26.jpg" align="right" />With this fourth installment in the "Transformers" franchise from director Michael Bay, I’ve been magically transformed from a bored viewer into a <strong>really</strong> bored viewer.
Movie Review: 'Muppets Most Wanted'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2014/03/313.jpg" align="right"/>Like its seven big-screen predecessors, this Muppets movie puts a wide smile on your face and leaves it there.
Movie Review: 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2014/03/3.jpg" align="right"/>Will the younger members of the audience get all the irreverently skewed historical references? No. Does that matter? Not really.
Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2013/11/3c2bd.jpg" align="right"/>This first sequel delves deeper into the resonant themes introduced in its predecessor, expands the mythology, reflects the horrors in its titular “entertainment,” and further fleshes out the primary characters.
Movie Review: 'The Fifth Estate'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2013/10/22.jpg" align="right" /><em>The Fifth Estate</em> may fancy itself a cyberthriller, but the thrills are few and far between.
Emmy Winning Stars Who Are Also AuthorsEvery Emmy award winning actor can claim star-studded success on screen, but few can also consider themselves successful authors. These books show how some stars can make us cry, laugh, smile, and snicker on the screen as well as in a book.
Movie Review: 'The Company You Keep'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2013/04/31.jpg" align="right"/>Director Robert Redford's star-studded, thought-provoking political thriller (which he also stars in and produced) is yet another work for him to be proud of.
Movie Review: 'Jack the Giant Slayer'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2013/02/2c2bd1.jpg" align="right" />Jack’s his name, tenant farming is his game, and he apparently wants to climb that Hollywood beanstalk and join the likes of Alice, Snow White, and Hansel & Gretel.
Bill Wine's Winter Movies PreviewLook for these mainstream titles to open on theatre screens during the first few months of 2013.
Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games'<img src="http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116066/2012/03/3c2bd.jpg" align="right" />Jennifer Lawrence hits the thespian bull's-eye once again as the "girl on fire," carrying the movie on her shoulders with a never-a-false-move star turn.
Movie Review: 'Margin Call'This is a vivid snapshot of an early stage of 2008's financial crisis that exposes, provokes, disturbs, and even sickens.
Movie Review: 'Captain America: The First Avenger'There's nothing like crisp movie making execution -- a spirited mix of action, sci-fi fantasy, humor, nostalgia, and romance -- to blast through one's enough-already reservations and been-there-done-that fatigue.