BOSTON (AP) — Less than three years after bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the Boston Marathon, two movies, a play and an HBO documentary are in the works, causing decidedly mixed feelings among some of those most touched by the tragedy.
TORONTO (AP) — In a pivotal scene early in Tom Hooper's "The Danish Girl," the 1920s Copenhagen painter Einar Wegener, as played by Eddie Redmayne, sits in for a portrait his wife Gerda (Alicia Vikander) is painting of a ballerina. Breathlessly caressing the stockings and slippers, something stirs in Einar.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 1950s-set romance "Carol" starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara collected the most nominations Tuesday for the 31st Film Independent Spirit Awards.
"The Good Dinosaur" is Pixar's most trippy and tripped-up film: a wayward tale, uncertain of its steps, about a Gumby-green young dinosaur lost in prehistoric forests that are rendered in lushly sensory detail and populated by bug-eyed animations.
Most people probably don't know the name Lili Elbe. This reviewer didn't. But Tom Hooper's "The Danish Girl" will make sure you won't soon forget the transgender icon, even if this well-intentioned, extravagant movie leaves you with more questions than revelations.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Even amid warnings about Western infiltration, the famed fictional British spy James Bond still found a way to get into Iran.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — DVD or Blu-ray box sets can be great gifts for film fans, but they're often a predictable, and let's face it, boring choice — unless they come with a little something extra,…
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Filming the harrowing wilderness epic "The Revenant" was like "rock climbing without a rope," director Alejandro González Iñárritu told a robust crowd on Monday at…
Admit it. When you heard another "Rocky" movie was coming out — a seventh — you thought, really? How many "Rocky" movies do we need?
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2," the final film in the highly successful franchise, easily topped the box office in its first weekend in theaters, grossing $102.7 million.
NEW YORK (AP) — Fear of unexpected strikes from overseas. Battles over First Amendment rights. Simmering tensions of inequality.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Fruitvale Station" writer-director Ryan Coogler is sending a love letter to his father in the form of the latest "Rocky" film.
Pardon me, but “Home Alone” has made enough hundreds of millions of dollars by now and solidified enough of a multigenerational fan base to survive the following review: to hell with it.
LONDON (AP) — Nicole Kidman says her award-winning London stage performance as a scientist was a tribute to her late father.
SEATTLE (AP) — A Hollywood studio has paid more than $1 million to settle the "Barefoot Bandit's" court-ordered restitution in exchange for the rights to his story.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Mockingjay — Part 2," the final "Hunger Games" film, soared to a $101 million opening in its first weekend in theaters, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The film "The Assassin" by the veteran Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien has grabbed five awards, including the best director and best feature film, at the Golden Horse Awards.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California police detective who was a member of the championship 1987 track team depicted in the movie McFarland USA has been charged with tipping off a drug dealer in …
NEW YORK (AP) — Is there any better team player in movies than Mark Ruffalo?
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Vintage cars lined the Virginia drag racing track where men and women wearing high-waisted pants and long skirts waited eagerly for popcorn at the concession stand and chi…
Just weeks before it returns from a galaxy far, far away, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is the clear leader of the pack among this year’s holiday releases.
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's film censor authorities have ordered that kissing scenes in the latest James Bond movie, "Spectre," be shortened before it is released in the country.
NEW YORK (AP) — Subtle and gorgeous, Todd Haynes' period romance "Carol" swells and staggers with the tremors of an unexpected love. The setting (1950s New York) and the characters (played by …
Famed director Spike Lee is not one to mince words, whether in his films — which range from the Oscar-nominated “She’s Gotta Have It” to his latest, which opens in theaters Dec. 4, “Chi-Raq” —…
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fifty dog couples that won a photo contest will get their big-screen debut in a new movie about the wedding of two bulldogs.