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LA Elba... Banishment

Peter Mehlman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Peter Mehlman

If you live in L.A., credibility is all you have. Not your personal or professional credibility -- but your movie recommendation credibility. A sterling reputation for great taste in movies is the L.A. equivalent of an spick-and-span credit rating.

The Most Competitive Oscar Season Ever?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.30.2013 | Entertainment

Harvey Weinstein is never one to mince words, so it's no surprise that the Hollywood mogul went on record to say what everyone is probably already thi...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Prisoners, Rush, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Directing Don Jon!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 11.22.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

For this week's MovieFilm excursion, we start things off with some highlights from my roundtable interview with actor/writer/director Joseph Gordon...

Jake Gyllenhaal's Big Win

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.22.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — The more adult-oriented fall moviegoing season got off to a strong start over the weekend, as the Hugh Jackman kidnapping drama "Pris...

Hugh Jackman's a Family Guy in Prisoners

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.20.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

"I'm a sports nut," explained Hugh Jackman, joyful that his son decided to join the school soccer team. The actor and song man was making his way arou...

The Oscar For Co-Lead Goes To ...

Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.20.2013 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

There's more, though, than an old-fashioned sensibility connecting "Prisoners" and "Rush": both films are structured as two-handers, but where the dominant hand is played by the marketing campaign's secondary star.

Prisoners: Are the Black Characters Understated or Underused?

Zeba Blay | Posted 11.19.2013 | Black Voices
Zeba Blay

There's much to meditate on in Prisoners, the dark psychological thriller out this Friday starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal.

Mike Ryan

A Drunken Night With Jake Gyllenhaal Led To This Movie

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 09.22.2013 | Entertainment

The idea for Denis Villeneuve's Toronto International Film Festival favorite, "Enemy," originated after a night out drinking with Jake Gyllenhaal. Thi...

'Prisoners' Is The Movie To See This Weekend

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 11.18.2013 | Entertainment

Parenting involves countless mundane decisions – dozens a day. But as any parent knows, the potential for tragedy stemming from a wrong decision...

Movie Review: Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal in Intense Prisoners

Caryn James | Posted 11.17.2013 | Entertainment
Caryn James

Prisoners is an extraordinarily well-made popcorn movie. Like most thrillers, this one doesn't provoke us to take things so personally; that's why thrillers make for great escapism.

Why Torture Is So Big At The Movies

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.10.2013 | Entertainment

TORONTO — ?A year after the debate stirred up by the torture scenes of "Zero Dark Thirty," several films at the Toronto International Film Festi...

Mike Ryan

Jake Gyllenhaal Doesn't Seem Too Upset About 'Persia' Flop

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 09.08.2013 | Entertainment

In an alternate universe, Jake Gyllenhall just finished filming "Prince of Persia 4." This alternate universe isn't too hard to imagine, because if Je...

11 Movies With The Most To Gain At TIFF

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.05.2013 | Entertainment

Film critics and journalists have descended on Toronto for the 2013 edition of the Toronto International Film Festival, where every Best Picture winne...

The State Of The Oscar Race (Already)

Mike Hogan | Posted 11.03.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Hogan

Hello, Mike! Just last Friday, you and I were standing in the office and wondering where this year's awards contenders were hiding. (After all, by that Friday last year, "Argo" had already debuted.) Then "12 Years A Slave" premiered at the Telluride Film Festival that night, and we received our answer.

Hugh Jackman's Best Performance Ever?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment

Steve McQueen's "12 Years A Slave" wasn't the only film to make a surprise debut at the 2013 Telluride Film Festival on Friday night. Warner Bros. snu...

Every Movie To See This Fall

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Tom Hanks didn't know where the cameras were. "Captain Phillips," a based-on-a-true-story tale about a cargo ship taken by Somali pi...

Thrilling New Look At 'Prisoners'

Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

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AND THEY'RE OFF

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.23.2013 | Entertainment

The 2013 Toronto International Film Festival announced a portion of its lineup on Tuesday morning, with big films like "August: Osage County," "Mandel...

Hugh Jackman Is Taking No 'Prisoners'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.28.2013 | Entertainment

Guys, you still don't want to mess with Hugh Jackman. As for Terrence Howard? Well, perhaps. Or so it goes in the newest trailer for "Prisoners," ...

Hugh Jackman Wants Revenge

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment

A riveting new trailer for "Prisoners," a suspense thriller starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Maria Bello, Viola Davis, Terrence Howard, Paul Da...

Hugh Jackman Joins 'Prisoners'

Posted 05.16.2012 | Entertainment

If Christian Bale and Mark Wahlberg are unavailable, who's your next best option? Hugh Jackman, of course! According to Variety, Jackman has signed...