What Maisie Knew is a contemporary adaptation of the Henry James novel, with the story centering on a six-year-old girl whose parents (Julianne Moore, Steve Coogan) are involved in a destructive custody battle. Moore’s character is not exactly an exemplary mother, as she’s mainly focused on her music career (True Blood’s Alexander Skarsgard plays the [...]
Filmmaker Baz Luhrmann (Strictly Ballroom, Moulin Rouge!) is never one to back down from challenges, and taking on The Great Gatsby is a pretty intimidating feat considering it’s one of literature’s most beloved novels.
Although he was originally set to shoot the film in New York, the Long Island set story [...]
If you’re addicted to The Voice, you definitely know Judith Hill, one of the remaining singers on Adam Levine’s squad, is a frontrunner to win it all this season.
Hill’s journey as an artist is chronicled, along with several other songbirds, in the documentary Twenty Feet From Stardom, a project which takes [...]
Jaime Murray, who stars in the new series Defiance as the strong-willed and manipulative Stahma Tarr, is known for playing powerful, independent minded women. Fans of Dexter remember Murray for her role as Lila, the woman who took her relationship with the complex serial killer to all new heights.
During the [...]
If you’re a fan of Dennis Quaid’s body of work, try to check out his portrayal of Henry Whipple, a business minded farmer who will do anything to keep survive in the new film At Any Price. Zac Efron also gives layered work as Henry’s race car obsessed son Dean, a youth who dreads taking [...]
Produced by Tyler Perry, Peeples centers on a dude (The Office’s Craig Robinson) who meets his fiancee’s (Kerry Washington) family at the Hamptons. Unfortunately, bonding with his future father-in-law (David Alan Grier) is far from an easy experience.
During the interviews for Peeples, Washington, who also stars in the hit ABC series Scandal was [...]
It’s hard to find a more intense actor these days than Michael Shannon (Take Shelter, Boardwalk Empire), and that level of concentration continues at a fever pitch with his new film The Iceman.
The movie is based on the true story of Mafia hit man and serial killer Richard Kuklinski, with Winona Ryder [...]
I may be in the minority of people who actually found X-Men Origins: Wolverine entertaining, but still Logan’s first stand alone film left me wanting a bit more.
The Wolverine, which takes our adamantium clawed hero to Japan, is directed by James Mangold, the filmmaker behind the action/comedy Knight and Day and the [...]
Along with a stellar cast, Iron Man 3 boasts one of film’s most revered cinematographers, John Toll. During his career, Mr. Toll has shot Braveheart, The Thin Red Line, Vanilla Sky, The Adjustment Bureau, and last year’s underrated Cloud Atlas.
Director Shane Black and Toll decided to go with the Arri Alexa to film [...]
Within the last several years, Winona Ryder has starred in Black Swan, The Dilemma, and now, the crime drama The Iceman, which is headlined by Michael Shannon.
If Ryder wanted, she could probably churn out a couple of movies per year, but these days she’s found a way to put her real life [...]