| Mar 18, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Kiefer Sutherland will be a presenter at the 3rd Annual Shorty Awards honoring Twitter content producers. Kiefer Sutherland has a web-only Hulu series, The Confession," premiering as well....
| 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 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 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...
| 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....
| Jul 15, 2011
It’s probably not a good idea to go see this if you’re not familiar with any of the previous films and books.
This story has Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) battling evil – and the bottle. Oh wait, that’s the real life...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:38 PM
Director Bill Condon has done a few of the Twilight films. He wrote and directed Dreamgirls, Kinsey, Gods and Monsters – all receiving critical acclaim. He wrote Chicago. Now, he’s a major player in Hollywood.
It’s a shame writing...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:17 AM
With its subsequent round just getting under way on Syfy, the series about the title wizard (played by Colin Morgan) serves up its previous round, beginning with Merlin's reunion with the long-missing Morgana (Katie McGrath).
He suspects something is not...
| Dec 15, 2011
** (out of four)
In spy movies, the organization sometimes seems to exist only to police itself and its inevitable traitors. So when the operation doesn’t appear to accomplish anything else except cleaning up its own mess, it suggests that shutting...
| Dec 15, 2011
Actors so rarely get paid to sit still. This week at the movies, as Tom Cruise is on Imax screens playing a frantic, hamsterlike intelligence gatherer in the new "Mission: Impossible" movie, we have also a superb adaptation of the John le Carre spy...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 10:50 AM
This week had the release of some of my favorite movies of the year and some of the worst.
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is not only a bad movie title, it’s a bad movie. Don’t let the critics fool you into seeing this boring mess.