| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:30 PM
| Mar 25, 2011
| 2:19 PM
The list of the season's "Merlin" guest stars who have appeared in the "Harry Potter" films grows Friday when Harry Melling steps into "The Sorcerer's Shadow."
Melling, who has played Harry Potter's magic-hating cousin, Dudley Dursley, wields his own...
| Jul 28, 2010
Love is a condition of life that rewards all the virtues, except moderation.
Thus, our enduring fascination with the compelling and tumultuous relationship between Elizabeth Taylor and the late Richard Burton. Sam Kashner and Nancy Schoenberger are the...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 6:09 AM
"True Blood" star Marshall Allman is fuming over the Funny Or Die video that exposes the "method shapeshifting" process he uses to play Tommy Mickens on the hit HBO series.
"Yeah, your laughter is my shame," he told me Thursday over the phone from...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 5:10 PM
After seven previous films over a 10-year span, $2 billion in domestic box office and still more treasure overseas, Warner Bros. has unwrapped the Harry Potter advertising line it hoped it would never have to use: "It all ends."
In a classic storybook...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Those who have grown up with Harry Potter will appreciate the level of maturity displayed by the young adult wizard and his pals in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2." This emotionally satisfying conclusion to the series ensures that the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 11:22 AM
* * (C)
Directed by Tarsem Singh
Starring Henry Cavill, Mickey Rourke, John Hurt, Freida Pinto, Luke Evans, Stephen Dorff, Isabel Lucas, Kellan Lutz
Relativity Media//Rated R//Fantasy//110 minutes
Available on: DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 12:10 PM
EXTREMELY LOUD & INCREDIBLY CLOSE
* *1/2 (B-)
Directed by Stephen Daldry
Starring Tom Hanks, Thomas Horn, Sandra Bullock, Max von Sydow, John Goodman, Viola Davis
Warner//Rated PG-13//Drama//129 minutes
Available on: DVD, Blu-ray and digital...
| Aug 26, 2011
"Brighton Rock" is beautiful and visually accomplished yet numbingly bleak and ultimately unpleasant and unexciting.
A certain sordidness is inevitable given the seedy ambience of the celebrated Graham Greene novel (on which the movie is based) about the...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:36 PM
Graham Greene created a chilling portrait of a young gangster Pinkie Brown in his novel, “Brighton Rock.” He also co wrote the landmark 1947 noir British film that starred a young Richard Attenborough as the calculating and sadistic Brown....