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Artists and Real-life Superheroes Come Together to Fight ALS

Mark Malinowski | Posted 06.06.2016 | Impact
Mark Malinowski

When Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) takes over your life, it's hard to think about the beautiful things that exist in this world... especially th...

15 Under-The-Radar Movies You Won't Want To Miss This Summer

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.09.2016 | Entertainment

Now that "Captain America: Civil War" has introduced summer movie season, we'd like to spotlight a few titles that won't drum up $182 million in openi...

What I Learned (And Regret) From My Time On The Boston Globe's 'Spotlight' Team

Matthew S. Carroll | Posted 03.01.2016 | Media
Matthew S. Carroll

The movie can be gritty and somewhat dark, but in the end it's hopeful. We made a difference. We helped some people abused by priests. Not everyone, but we did help. And that is tremendously gratifying.

Michael Keaton Dedicated His SAG Award To Flint Residents

The Huffington Post | Krithika Varagur | Posted 02.02.2016 | Impact

Celebrities at last weekend's Screen Actors' Guild used the stage to speak out about topics that go beyond the big screen. Michael Keaton, who was amo...

Oscar Nominations: Reflections on a Stellar Season

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.14.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

If you've been following the Oscar prognosticators, you know the big favorites have been Spotlight, The Big Short, The Revenant, and Carol. How pleasing to find some surprises--sort of--on the academy members' lists!

Kristin Stewart at the New York Film Critics Circle: Moving Toward Oscars, or Not?

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.06.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Stewart found the Best Supporting Actress honor unexpected, given the movie Clouds of Sils Maria came out a year ago, but acknowledged that her work with Olivier Assayas was important to her because he was one of those directors able to "pull it out of me," even though she is a global star of popcorn movies.

Need More Instagram Followers? Why

Anthony Meindl | Posted 01.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Anthony Meindl

Instagram model Essena O'Neill gained a lot of attention last November in her video message about the perils of letting the social media machine conti...

Cooper's Ten Best Movies of 2015

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 01.03.2016 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

This film proves you don't have to spend a zillion dollars to make something truly great, you just need true talent on screen and a good story.

Spotlight Shines

David Edmund Moody | Posted 12.15.2015 | Entertainment
David Edmund Moody

Spotlight is a message movie - not often a promising foundation for either entertainment or art. But Spotlight succeeds where lesser message movies fail because of its unerring sense of direction in illuminating the source of evil in a complex social network.

These Men Are Vying For Best Supporting Actor At The 2016 Oscars

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.11.2015 | Entertainment

Welcome to For Your Consideration, The Huffington Post's breakdown of all things Oscars. Between now and February 28, 2016, entertainment editors Matt...

Golden Globe Snubs Include 'Spotlight' Actors And Johnny Depp

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.10.2015 | Entertainment

The Golden Globe nominations were announced Thursday morning, meaning you can now groan about how many of your favorite movies and TV shows were shut ...

Michael Keaton: Aligning the Stars of Spotlight

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.06.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

When the New York Film Critics Circle named Michael Keaton Best Actor, the game changed for Spotlight.

Spotlight on Spotlight at the Gotham Awards

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.01.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

That Spotlight won Best Feature at the Gotham Awards last night was not a surprise.

"Spotlight:" Don't Stop the Press!

Michael Berkowitz | Posted 12.01.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Berkowitz

Spotlight is not just the story of the church in turmoil. It is the story of the abuse and perversion of power that echoes all too familiarly through our entire society. The work of the Boston Globe reporters should be celebrated.

'Spotlight' on America's Conscience: The Church, Jameis Winston and Refugees

Kevin Walsh | Posted 11.30.2015 | Entertainment
Kevin Walsh

As the credits begin to run for Spotlight you are presented with hundreds of cities, states and nations affected by the Church's denial. But as Robbie points out -- everyone knew something was going on.

Zaki's Review: Spotlight

Zaki Hasan | Posted 11.17.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Spotlight is about exactly what traditional journalism can and should be: finding the truth, even if it threatens entrenched power structures.

Movie Review: 'Spotlight' -- A Seamless Must See

Carole Mallory | Posted 11.13.2015 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Brilliant acting, pacing, script and economy make the true story Spotlight a well deserving whisper candidate for an Oscar. Spotlight is about the decades of sex crimes within the Catholic Church that were uncovered by the Boston Globe in 2002.

This Finally Proves Why Batman Is Better Than Spider-Man

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.10.2015 | Entertainment

With great power comes a great amount of tissues, apparently. The best superhero of all has always been up for debate, but former Batman Michael Keato...

Denver Film Festival's Wonder Women: Cast Your Vote for This Cast of Characters

Michael Bialas | Posted 11.03.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Thanks to performers like Streep, Wilson and fellow actors who were called "actresses" to differentiate them from men, women in filmmaking are getting the attention in 2015 that's long overdue. If only earning equal pay was part of the package.

Spotlight: The Struggles of Faith, Religion and Abuse

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 10.21.2015 | Entertainment
Bruce Reyes-Chow

While the topic was painful and could have been expressed in a way to manipulate and shock, Spotlight tenderly and honestly showed the ways in which abuse impacts people at every connection point.

Black Artists Makes Waves at 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.21.2015 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

The Toronto International Film Festival has aged gracefully into its 40th year anniversary. Black directors, actors and writers have enhanced the celebratory occasion with fine performances and artistic contributions in indie films, big budget movies and life-affirming documentaries.

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Wrapping up

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.17.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I counted no fewer than a half-dozen films being touted by different bloggers as "the best film of the year" before I even arrived in Canada. A couple of those turned out to be far less impressive than the hype would have you believe.

Birdman's Oscar-Winning Writer, Alex Dinelaris, Scores Hat-Trick With Upcoming Broadway Musical and Starz TV Series

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 05.20.2015 | Entertainment
Melody Breyer-Grell

I caught up with Alex some three months ago on the cusp of "the awards show season."

The Saddest Oscars Moment You Probably Missed

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.24.2015 | Entertainment

Poor Birdman. After he won numerous accolades throughout the 2015 awards season, many thought Michael Keaton had a good shot at taking home an Osc...

Oscar Watch: Why Eddie Redmayne Beating Michael Keaton Is Bad

Andy Hoglund | Posted 04.25.2015 | Entertainment
Andy Hoglund

Besides the Great Boyhood snub of 2015 -- and Eddie Murphy affirming he's purged all personality/humor -- this year's biggest regret surrounds Eddie Redmayne beating Michael Keaton for Best Actor.