| Jan 6, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Fans of television's "Once Upon a Time" are likely to enjoy this fanciful tale, which also merges the modern world and long-classic literary elements.
Christina Ricci ("Pan Am") and Owen Benjamin play newcomers to a Renaissance fair where a competition...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 4:00 PM
The Virginia Film Festival is holding its 25th anniversary celebration this week.
The festival begins Thursday night with a gala at The Jefferson Theater in Charlottesville and continues through Sunday. It's presented by the University of Virginia's...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:08 AM
TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE (2012/B/Directed by Robert Lorenz/Starring Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Robert Patrick, Matthew Lillard, Joe Massingill/Warner//Rated PG-13//Drama//111 minutes):
At 80, Clint Eastwood is taking...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The Descendants, one of the best picture nominees at Sunday's Academy Awards, continues for another week at the Capitol Theatre, 415 S. Main St. George Clooney and Shailene Woodley star in the family drama. Showings are at 7:30 each night. Admission...
| May 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
FX's new summer drama "The Bridge" has many common elements of contemporary thrillers: a sadistic serial killer, mismatched detectives and a desperate race against time.
But "The Bridge" is distinguished by a hot-button issue that brings an edgy...
| Apr 15, 1994
| 8:21 AM
Remember her? How could you forget her? She dominated your life like a Colossus of Toads.
She was ...
AIYYYYYEEEEEEEEE! ... Mom.
Not your mom or my mom, but the mom we measured our moms against and by whose standards we found ours wanting. She was...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Clint Eastwood had said "Gran Torino" would be his last project as an actor, but he returned to the screen in this well-performed drama as a baseball scout who's nearing the end of his career.
In what likely is his last trip to find new talent for the...