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Kill the Messenger With Michael Cuesta (VIDEO)

Rob Feld | Posted 10.09.2014 | Entertainment
Rob Feld

In his new film, Kill the Messenger, director Michael Cuesta tells the story of Pulitzer Prize-winning cum vilified journalist Gary Webb, via a sensitive performance by Jeremy Renner. Here, Cuesta talked to me about the story behind the story and working with his talented cast.

Movie Review: Kill the Messenger ... a Great Film

Carole Mallory | Posted 10.08.2014 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Jeremy Renner is perfect to portray Gary Webb. Kill the Messenger is about integrity. It is a true story about the investigative journalist, Gary We...

ReThink Review: The Lone Ranger - Tonto Redeemed, Djisney Unchained?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 09.10.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Was The Lone Ranger doomed by early (and correct) reports that the film is unusually violent for a PG-13 movie, especially one aimed at kids and families? And is the character of Tonto finally allowed to rise above the role of sidekick and noble savage?

Is This Movie Better Than It Needs To Be?

Mike Ryan | Posted 04.22.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Get Smart) is back in theaters with Snitch, a new thriller out Feb. 22. In the film, Johnson plays John, a father who will do anything to get his teenage son out of jail. Is Snitch surprisingly better than it ever needed to be? As a service to you, we answer every question that you could possibly have about Snitch.

Movie Review: Broken City

Carole Mallory | Posted 03.22.2013 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

See the film if you want to solve the riddle or skip it if it is all too familiar to you after seeing your share of Sidney Lumet films which deal with the same theme, but with greater skill.

Fame Names

Michael Kupperman | Posted 01.29.2013 | Comedy
Michael Kupperman

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Breast Fondling, JFK's Affairs In Dropped 'The Kennedys' Miniseries

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

'The Kennedys' -- the eight part miniseries about the legendary family recently dropped by The History Channel -- does not make the political dynasty ...

Casino Jack (A Mayor Koch Review)

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Koch

The dramatized account of the rise and fall of corrupt Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff will fascinate--and enrage--you. Kevin Spacey is terrific, as...

Movie Review: True Grit

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

While both the 1969 and the Coens bothers' remake are relatively faithful to the novel, the Coens more closely captures a sense of rough justice, and that even heroes have feet of clay.

HuffPost Review: Casino Jack

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's a tragedy that director George Hickenlooper didn't live to see the release of his film, Casino Jack. This fun film encapsulates the hubris that marked the career of uber-lobbyist Jack Abramoff.

Like Dandelion Dust Is a Minor Movie Worthy of Major Respect

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

Audiences can identify with the parents who gave up their child as well as with the adoptive parents who have raised the boy all his life. Both sets of parents love him but only one set can have him.

When Love Is Not Enough Explores the Story of the Founder of Al-Anon

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

When Love Is Not Enough is the perfect Hallmark Hall of Fame movie. It has a strong message wrapped up in an interesting story performed by superb actors.

Seven Pounds Is a Damned Good Film: The Critics Are Wrong, So What Else Is New?

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

Seven Pounds has gotten an unfair and raw deal from a lot of critics, with some exceptions. However, this writer advises that you may very well be more than satisfied.