This weekend, “42,” the harrowing real-life story of Jackie Robinson, the first African-American baseball player to play in the whites-only baseball league, slides into theaters. It’s certainly a huge, important story (42 is the only number retired from the whole of Major League… Continue reading '42' Review: 10 Things You Should Know
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Stephenie Meyer is best known for “Twilight” — that young adult vampire romance that became a best-selling book and film franchise – but her slightly lesser known sci-fi thriller (also a romance) “The Host” wasn’t even… Continue reading 'The Host' Review: 5 Things Every Parent Should Know
After premiering last week at the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas, “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone,” a high-concept magician movie starring Steve Carell and Jim Carrey, is now appearing (as if by magic!) nationwide. The story follows an aged performer (Carell) who ditches his partner (Steve Buscemi) and attempts to recapture his mojo while fending off the competition in the form of a swarthy “street magician” (Carrey) whose… Continue reading 'The Incredible Burt Wonderstone' Review: 10 Things You Should Know
This weekend, Disney adds a blockbuster prequel to the magical world of Oz adventure with “Oz the Great and Powerful.” Sam Raimi directs James Franco as the titular Oz, exploring how he became a giant, smoke-billowing head. Before he was the man behind the curtain that you were advised to pay no attention to, he was a two-bit carnival magician, conning audiences out of their money, and women out of… Continue reading 'Oz the Great and Powerful' Review: 10 Things You Should Know
What happens when a lawyer, a young couple, a widowed ex-cop, and an ambitious journalist all collide? That’s the question the upcoming thriller, “Disconnect” looks to answer.
From Oscar-nominated director Henry Alex Rubin, “Disconnect” explores the consequences of ordinary citizens connecting and… Continue reading 'Disconnect' Poster: Things Are Looking Up for Jason Bateman (EXCLUSIVE)