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Anticipating the Golden Globes: One High Tea and Two Lunches

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.13.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

When a fan tells him she's tongue tied, Martin Scorsese becomes wildly animated: "Why? You don't need to be. It's just me," and gives her a hug. You c...

Old is New Again: Frances Ha and He's Way More Famous Than You

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.10.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Noah Baumbach's new film Frances Ha is cut from the same cloth as Lena Dunham's Girls. Written with Greta Gerwig, who stars as Frances, shot in black ...

Call Your Mother

Helen Eisenbach | Posted 07.10.2013 | Entertainment
Helen Eisenbach

Let's consider, shall we, some of The Guilt Trip's cinematic mother-son precursors, and how their various mammeles stack up on the scale of believability.

'A Suspense Thriller That Holds Little Suspense'

Wilborn Hampton | Posted 05.13.2013 | Arts
Wilborn Hampton

If you ever wondered what really happened to Baby Jane, Craig Lucas offers one theory in his new play The Lying Lesson, a suspense thriller that holds...

Girls Episode 8: Who's Counting?

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 05.03.2013 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

THE SECRET Emma: So we open with Adam this time. Lori L.: Yes! Emma: I'm excited that we've gotten to see more of him without Hannah this season. Lori...

Les Miserables: Singing For Supper

Regina Weinreich | Posted 02.06.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Squalor, sewers, Dickensian suffering, a splendor of operatic riches! If you are director Tom Hooper, how do you follow the drama of the multi-Oscar winning King's Speech?

The Cast of The Princess Bride Reunites at the New York Film Festival

Jim Hill | Posted 12.04.2012 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

25 years ago, the very idea that there might actually be an audience out there for The Princess Bride was -- for executives at 20th Century Fox, anyway -- inconceivable.

Boy Overboard With Tiger: Life of Pi Opens The New York Film Festival

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.29.2012 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

To mark the 50th anniversary of the prestigious New York Film Festival, the Film Society of Lincoln Center premiered Ang Lee's new movie, Life of Pi, based on Yann Martel's popular novel.

Penny Marshall's My Mother Was Nuts at The Monkey Bar

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.20.2012 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

If Penny Marshall's honking nasalese leaps off the pages of her memoir, My Mother was Nuts, it's not because she wrote the book. Rather, this is the w...

Why Sleepwalk With Me Is a Woman's Worst Nightmare

Wendy Widom | Posted 11.05.2012 | Women
Wendy Widom

Yet again, a group of dudes has created a movie that portrays women as a combination of saintly and beautiful morons waiting around for guys who don't deserve them.

Review: Sleepwalk With Me Works Like a Dream

Zach Udko | Posted 10.23.2012 | Entertainment
Zach Udko

Sleepwalk With Me, a charming gem set in the world of stand-up comedy, is the latest in a long line of smart, bittersweet romantic tales heavily influenced by Woody Allen's 1977 classic Annie Hall.

Woody Harrelson Gives Homeless Woman Big Boost

Posted 06.19.2012 | New York

Woody Harrelson was feeling extra generous Sunday following a bash at Bar Centrale in Hell's Kitchen for actress Carol Kane's 60th birthday. While ...

Sleepwalk With Me

Liliana Greenfield-Sanders | Posted 03.25.2012 | Home
Liliana Greenfield-Sanders

Mike Birbiglia's debut feature film Sleepwalk With Me did not disappoint. The film is candid, heartbreaking and, most importantly, extremely funny throughout.

David Hyde Pierce Plays The Perfect Host

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.21.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

When a wanted bank robber stumbles into his L. A. house as he prepares for a dinner party, Pierce is perfect as victim, but then who is the more dangerous?

Love and Loss for the Next Generation

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

As the five actresses of Love Loss and What I Wore meticulously lay out every meaningful bit of wardrobe -- the Brownie uniform, the prom frock -- the words exert the power of Proust's madeleine on me.