Once Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger and director Tate Taylor joined forces, 'Get on Up' was signed, sealed and delivered, exploring the man behind the hits, hairdos, wives and money woes.
Spanish director Manuel Martín Cuenca likes to explore the dark side of humanity ? what he describes as "the borders within human beings" ? in his films.
New movies from veteran directors such as Jason Reitman, Noah Baumbach and Shawn Levy ? not to mention the work of some less expected filmmaking types ? will make their world premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival when it kicks off this September, organizers said Tuesday.
It looks as though the Millennium Falcon will have some company in the "Star Wars: Episode VII" hangar.
Esther M. Broner, a Jewish feminist whose egalitarian vision led her to create a Passover Seder and other Jewish ceremonies that emphasized women's perspectives, died June 21 in New York City. She was 83. The cause was multiple organ failure from an infection, said her daughter, Nahama Broner. The author of 11 books, including four novels, Broner was best known for "The Women's Haggadah," which combined feminist commentaries, songs and other activities in a new ritual recognizing women's role in the commemoration of the ancient Israelites' exodus from Egypt. Written with Naomi Nimrod and originally published in Ms. magazine, it is the most influential of...