Airing tonight on Lifetime, the Sophomore Season finale of the popular nighttime soap DEVIOUS MAIDS promises to deliver the expected number of surprises and cliffhangers. Set in the glitzy world of Beverly Hills and centered on the relationship between a close-knit group of domestics and the families they work for, the series [...]
After a slow start, it appears that there might be a summertime box office boost with the release of DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES. In theaters today, DAWN is one of the most anticipated tentpoles of the season and, thankfully, delivers on its promise to be a real crowd pleaser. Directed by MATT [...]
It’s a great weekend for series TV fans, in addition to several season premieres and finales the stylish HEMLOCK GROVE returns to NETFLIX for a second season of guilty pleasure chills and thrills. Produced by ELI ROTH (HOSTEL, CABIN FEVER) and adapted from the BRIAN McGREEVEY novel of the same name, the story centers on [...]
It’s the beginning of the end for The Hunger Games – literally – as Mockingjay Part 1 will be released this November. The first half of the two-part finale is one of the year’s most highly anticipated films and, like the book, a much darker and bigger story than the previous episodes.
Set to premiere next month on Cinemax, THE KNICK is a medical procedural set at the once illustrious Knickerbocker Hospital in New York City circa 1900. Known as a home to groundbreaking surgeons and nurses in an era of remarkably high mortality rates, the facility tries to maintain a wealthy clientele while struggling to make [...]
In theaters this month, AND SO IT GOES is a light comedy that centers on the relationship between a good-hearted, middle-aged lounge singer and her overtly offensive misanthropic widowed neighbor. Directed by ROB REINER from a script by MARK ANDERS (AS GOOD AS IT GETS, LIFE AS A HOUSE), the film stars MICHAEL DOUGLAS and [...]
Mark Wahlberg has been acting for so long, he’s almost made us forget he was once rapper Marky Mark. (Almost, but not quite.) Over the past two decades, he’s built up a remarkable Hollywood resume, mixing critical favorites like Three Kings, I Heart Huckabees, and The Fighter with blockbuster hits like Ted, The Perfect [...]
The FX series THE BRIDGE focuses on the tensions between the U.S. and MEXICO and the citizens living on both sides of the El Paso - Juarez border. An atmospheric show with stand out performances by leads DIANE KRUGER and DEMIAN BICHIR, the series more than lives up to its enormous potential for delivering taut [...]
Yesterday proved to be major for fans of J. K. ROWLING’S series of books and movies based on the adventures of boy wizard HARRY POTTER. First came the word that ROWLING has just web-released a short story, scheduled to coincide with the World Cup, set around a championship Quidditch match and featuring a very grown-up, [...]
Director Richard Linklater continues his collaboration with Ethan Hawke in Boyhood, a feature that centers on the life of Mason (Ellar Coltrane), an introspective youth whose loving parents (Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette) are divorced.
Linklater shot his film over 12 years, as viewers witness Coltrane’s own growth from a little boy to [...]