| Jun 30, 2012
| 11:41 PM
Magic Mike…how I wanted to just make it disappear.
This movie was so bad, I sat there thinking about all the good “Magic” things I remember. As a 10-year-old seeing Anthony Hopkins as a killer ventriloquist in Magic. Around that same...
| Feb 5, 2012
Actor Michael O’Keefe is between performances as he sits down for a quick bite in his dressing room. He’s just come offstage at the Pasadena Playhouse, where he appears as Serge, a would-be art collector in the three-person play “Art.&...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 12:48 PM
NOW do you believe Jeremy Renner can carry an action flick?
Yes, I know.
It's just a trailer.
Renner is taking over the lead in the Jason Bourne series, but "Legacy" is a spinoff, not a reinvention. I really like the design of the trailer, which...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:42 PM
On Sunday, Hollywood celebrates itself and honors its own. All eyes (or most of them anyway) will be on the presentations of the Academy Awards.
But do the Oscars always end up in the right hands? Opinions abound on this topic, and what follows is only...
| Aug 9, 2012
*** (out of four)
To fill Matt Damon’s/Jason Bourne’s shoes, an actor/character must be fleet of foot, squeeze into tight spaces and possess badass hand-to-hand combat skills.
As Aaron Cross, another special operative feeling...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 6:14 AM
"The Bourne Identity." "The Bourne Supremacy.""The Bourne Ultimatum."And now, "The Pointless, Confused and Then, For the Last Half-Hour, Exciting Bourne Sequel, After a Fashion," more commonly known as"The Bourne Legacy."
It's not really a prequel....
| Aug 10, 2012
| 10:40 PM
This might be the worst movie of the year, if you look at one thing – the cast. The list of actors in this are among the best in the business: Joan Allen, Edward Norton, Stacy Keach, Rachel Weisz, Albert Finney, Scott Glenn, David Strathairn, and...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 8:33 PM
Tony Gilroy is no stranger to the intense world of complex spy thrillers.
He earned Oscar nominations for writing and directing "Michael Clayton." He was a screenwriter on all three previous Bourne films. Better than anyone else, he knows the...
| Oct 5, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The director of “Duplicity” and “Michael Clayton” has landed the pricey fourth installment in the Jason Bourne spy franchise, “The Bourne Legacy.” Tony Gilroy will direct it. Will Matt Damon return as star? He said...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Stars and supporters of the Robert Redford-directed film "The Conspirator" gathered at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday for the premiere of the Civil War-era film starring Robin Wright and James McAvoy. "The Conspirator," a film about the trial of...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Tony Gilroy (“Michael Clayton”) has been set to take over Universal's Jason Bourne action franchise. But Matt Damon's loyalty and self-preservation instincts tell him that if the great Paul Greengrass is not doing it, he's out of Bourne, too....