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First Nighter: 8 Plays Worth Seeing in London Now

David Finkle | Posted 03.05.2017 | Arts
David Finkle

Like New York City there are good productions and bad productions. The rambling I've done this trip has ranged broadly, as the following round-up of offerings outside the National Theatre and Shakespeare's Globe attests.

Live From the Sundance Film Festival: Tuesday, Jan. 21

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I had my mind blown by a movie Tuesday, in the middle of another five-movie day at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. And it was blown in 3D.

Popcorn Preview: Byzantium

Leslie Sisman | Posted 09.14.2013 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Byzantium (2012) Cast includes: Saoirse Ronan (Hanna, The Lovely Bones), Gemma Arterton (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters), Warren Brown (The Dark...

Popcorn Preview: Unfinished Song

Leslie Sisman | Posted 09.14.2013 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Unfinished Song (Song for Marion) (2012) Cast includes: Terence Stamp (The Limey), Vanessa Redgrave (Howards End), Gemma Arterton (Tamara Drewe)...

An Unfinished Song Which Completes a Life

Sophia Stuart | Posted 09.08.2013 | Entertainment
Sophia Stuart

Unfinished Song is set in England. But this is not a pastoral view of England set in rolling hills or a period piece in frilly bloomers. This is the other England that one rarely sees on the silver screen.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Tribute to Richard Matheson

Dan Persons | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Genre film lost one of its most influential forces last week when author and screenwriter Richard Matheson passed away. Matheson was able to imbue his scripts with a contemporary outlook and an incisive inquest into the human condition that helped define genre film.

Movie Review: Unfinished Song

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.19.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The film is part of a genre: cranky but lovable oldsters, either rediscovering life or simply loving it. In this case, it's a bit of both, with death as the reigning subtext.

Why This Bomb Earned Shocking Sequel

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.19.2013 | Entertainment

"Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters" grossed just $54 million in North America after its release in January, placing it at 1,186 on the all-time box off...

What It's Like To Watch 'Movie 43' And 'Hansel & Gretel' In One Day

Mike Ryan | Posted 03.30.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

I've always loved Hansel and Gretel, so, having been prevented by my obligations at Sundance from seeing the new film Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters ....

Why You Should See Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters!

Lee Allport | Posted 03.26.2013 | Entertainment
Lee Allport

On January 25, the movie Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters premiered in theaters around America. It stars Jeremy Renner who typically stars in blockbuste...

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Dan Persons | Posted 03.29.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

It's a childhood classic, seen in a whole new light. Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton are the titular brother and sister team in Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters. All-in-all, a fun idea, but unfortunately, execution does not rise up to what's on the page.

Follow Breadcrumbs To The First Trailer For 'Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.04.2012 | Entertainment

Fairytale movies: So hot right now. On the heels of two Snow White movies comes "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters," which -- as you can guess -- is...

HuffPost Review: Tamara Drewe

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

You don't need to be a fan of Thomas Hardy to get the jokes in Stephen Frears' Tamara Drewe. Nor do you need to be familiar with Posey Simmonds' graph...

HuffPost Review: The Disappearance of Alice Creed

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Alice Creed is a wonderfully tense exercise in the mathematics of three -- how many different alliances, betrayals and conflicts can you extrapolate out of a gritty crime story with only three characters?

'Prince Of Persia' - With Jake - Storms London (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Jake Gyllenhaal had his debut as big screen action hero with the world premiere of "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time" in London Sunday night. He w...

Tribeca Film Festival Interview: J Blakeson Directs The Disappearance of Alice Creed

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

The Disappearance of Alice Creed is a film with three characters, a room, and as much story as you could possibly squeeze into the situation.

Prince of Persia Wisely Puts the Accent on the Physical

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Prince of Persia wisely focuses on the action and lets the plot lines fall where they may. Don't try to make any sense out of the story and you will have a fine old time.

Cinefantastique Podcast: Why Do They Laugh at My Mighty Sword? - Prince of Persia

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

In the sixteenth episode of Cinefantastique's weekly Horror, Fantasy & Science Fiction Podcast, Dan Persons, Lawrence French, and Steve Biodrowski sif...

Bond Girl Gemma Arterton Gets Angel Tattoo (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Gemma Arterton showed off her angel wing tattoo behind her left ear on Tuesday night at the "Clash of the Titans" world premiere in London. Arterto...

Movie Review: Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

There are only two salient facts you need to know about Prince of Persia: this movie is based on a videogame and, more importantly, it was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.

Ed Westwick Cast In 'Wuthering Heights' (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

'Gossip Girl' guy Ed Westwick has landed a role to move him off televisions and onto the big screen in a new version of 'Wuthering Heights.' Accordin...

"Bond" Girl Gemma Arterton: I Was Born With 12 Fingers

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

New Bond girl Gemma Arterton may be many men's idea of the classic English rose, but her path to the beautiful actress she is today wasn't so easy. T...

"Quantum Of Solace" Bond Girl's Dramatic Death By Oil

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It's not unusual for Bond Girls to be bumped off in bizarre ways...but none has met a stickier end than this. In the new 007 movie Quantum Of Solace,...

Daniel Craig Forced To Wear Lifts In New "Bond" Film

Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Over the decades 007 has been equipped with an amazing array of secret weapons - and now a new one has been added to his arsenal ... stacked heels. A...

New "Bond" Girl's Bondage Past

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

New Bond girl Olga Kurylenko has a racy past - she once stripped off for a bondage scene in erotic thriller Le Serpent. Kurylenko and British newcome...