Though director Jean-Pierre Melville’s Army of Shadows was released in 1969, it didn’t premiere in the United States until 2006. Starting today, Army of Shadows will play for a one-week engagement at the Ahrya Fine Arts Theater in Beverly Hills, and if you’re a Melville fan, it’s an event you don’t want to miss.
The film, [...]
The Divergent Series: Allegiant hits theaters March 28, 2016, and Lionsgate recently released a new trailer for the franchise’s third installment. In the film, Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) leave their family and city behind and encounter a whole set of new truths that culminates in a battle beyond the walls of Chicago. [...]
Opening in theaters November 20, the harrowing documentary Kingdom of Shadows centers on three people whose lives are affected by the drug war. Director Bernardo Ruiz followed the lives of Sister Conseulo Morales, a woman who helps grieving families in their search for missing loved ones, Texan rancher Don Henry Ford Jr., a former [...]
Thrillers are a dime a dozen, but thankfully the Los Angeles set Secret In Their Eyes brings a stellar ensemble and a multi-layered narrative to the proceedings. Julia Roberts is Jess, an FBI investigator whose daughter Carolyn (Zoe Graham) is found murdered in Los Angeles. Along with her partner Ray (Chiwetel Ejiofor) and a District [...]
Nick Cannon is a versatile entertainer, and whether it’s directing and starring in movies or serving as the host of America’s Got Talent, he’s usually exploring new creative directions. With Chi-Raq, Cannon worked with director Spike Lee in a modern day adaptation of the Greek play Lysistrata.
When a child is killed [...]
Hitting theaters November 6, Trumbo focuses on Dalton Trumbo, one of Hollywood’s most celebrated screenwriters who beat the odds an continued to work throughout the blacklist era. During the blacklist, Trumbo penned the screenplays for Roman Holiday and The Brave One before finally breaking through and receiving credit for Spartacus and Exodus.
“He was a very [...]
The Hunger Games franchise has been a worldwide blockbuster and to date has amassed over $2.2 billion at the box office. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, which hits theaters November 20, is the final chapter of the franchise as Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and her close friends Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin) [...]
For many the anticipation is over as Supergirl flies its way onto CBS. Former Glee star Melissa Benoist plays Kara Danvers / Supergirl and embodies the role so well that it’s primed to be a big hit. To prepare for her role, Benoist started reading DC Comics: The New 52 until creators/producers Ali Adler [...]
Now playing in select theaters, Truth is based on Mary Mapes’ memoir Truth and Duty: The Press, The President, and The Privilege of Power. After Mary Mapes’ investigative report on President George W. Bush’s service as a Texas Air National Guard pilot went sideways, Mapes (played in the film by Cate Blanchett) lost her job [...]
It’s been a busy year for Vanessa Lachey, as she gave birth to her second child in February and also worked on an NBC pilot that unfortunately didn’t get picked up. But the “sun, moon, and the stars” aligned for Lachey as she joined the ensemble of the freshman sitcom Truth Be Told.