| Feb 13, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
Among many reasons the “Twilight” movie franchise didn’t work, Edward (Robert Pattinson) and Bella (Kristen Stewart) make lousy characters, separately and together. Be it the script, the performances, whatever: The...
| Feb 11, 2013
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| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
“We have such a disadvantage with Shakespeare,” says actor and one host of the new PBS series Shakespeare Uncovered Jeremy Irons, “because everybody teaches it badly at school, and so you leave school — like the French leave...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:10 AM
In the never-ending effort to make Shakespeare "relevant" and "accessible," it never hurts to enlist celebrities for the hard sell.
"Shakespeare Uncovered," a six-part documentary series that begins airing Friday on PBS, boasts an abundance of famous...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Showtime released a preview for "The Borgias" a few days ago titled "Father, Son, Unholy Spirit." I can't believe I missed it until today. But damn! Neil Jordan looks to be ramping up the murders, the sex--and maybe even the incest.
Yes, it looks like...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 4:46 PM
The featured actors include Esau Pritchett, who plays Othello in Orlando Shakespeare's current production, and Anne Hering. The short films are produced by the University of Central Florida in partnership with the Orlando Shakespeare Theater....
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Angsty teenage love may be as old as Shakespeare and the Bronte sisters, but with the star-crossed lover motif getting ......
| Nov 20, 2012
| 1:08 PM
With all the plagiarism controversies of recent times, you'd think the creatively blocked author (played by Bradley Cooper) at the heart of this story would know better ... but then, you might not have this somewhat intriguing movie.
| Sep 22, 2012
| 10:51 AM
"2016 Obama's America" (PG). Documentary based on Dinesh D'Souza's book, "The Roots of Obama's Rage." TownMall Cinemas (12:45 p.m.)
"Dredd" (R). In the future, a tough cop serves as judge, jury and executioner. With Karl Urban, Olivia...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Conservative author Dinesh D'Souza is the darling of right wing think tanks. He worked at the Hoover Institution, the Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute. His books and essays feature arguments tailor made for Bill O'Reilly and Fox...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:55 PM
Resident Evil: Retribution
Poor Milla Jovovich, still fighting zombies. The wildly successful film franchise adaptation returns in its highly anticipated fifth installment, “Resident Evil: Retribution”, written and...