| Jun 22, 2010
| 10:37 AM
Jake Gyllenhaal says his "ridiculous" name is actually pronounced "Yil-En-HOO-Le-Hay." We're not sure if he's kidding or not. But we're practicing just in case we get to interview him for his next movie....
| May 23, 2010
| 7:37 AM
Veteran director Martin Scorsese shifts into "thriller" mode by reuniting with star Leonardo DiCaprio for this evocative adaptation by Dennis Lehane ("Mystic River"). The actor plays a personally haunted federal marshal whose psyche isn't helped by his...
| Jun 4, 2010
Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer joined forces to create the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise.
They teamed up again to produce the swashbuckling "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time." It's based on a successful video game, which ensures an audience of...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 7:36 AM
3 Waffles (Out of 4) - This is the movie where Leonardo DiCaprio proves he is committed to recycling. After practicing, studying and spending all of that money on lessons to speak with a Southie Boston accent in The Departed, he brings it back for Shutter...
| Nov 16, 2011
5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30 - 9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Dean Richards
11:35 a.m. Dean Richards talks to Martin Scorsese and...
| Nov 22, 2011
*** (out of four)
“Hey, kids! Wouldn’t you love to see a movie that touches on the early days of filmmaking? You might learn about how frames are spliced together to create an illusion on screen! And there’s lots of steam coming out...
| Nov 22, 2011
Rich and stimulating even when it wanders, director Martin Scorsese's first 3-D effort, "Hugo," takes place mostly within the confines of a railway station modeled on Montparnasse. The story, developed by screenwriter John Logan from Brian Selznick's...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 2:14 PM
Martin Scorsese is not the first name that pops to mind when you say “family entertainment.” But he is a great director, and his new “Hugo” proves that his reach extends beyond hard-edged urban films (“Taxi Driver,”...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 11:24 AM
I’ll start by telling you my problems with Hugo, before heaping all the praise on this whimsically wonderful film.
They took a kids book (The Invention of Hugo Cabret) by La Jolla resident Brian Selznick (relative of film legend David O. Selznick,...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 12:28 PM
Martin Scorsese has made so many provocative movies over the decades that probably the only way left for him to shock an audience was to make a children's film. Yes, "Hugo" is rated PG. It's also in 3-D, meaning that this Christmas release delivers the...