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Movie Review: Fury -- War Is Hell

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.15.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

David Ayer's Fury is one of the few that warrants its length (or most of it). Brutal, punishing and exciting -- in that order -- Fury gives you an approximation of what it would be like to spend a few action-packed days trapped inside an under-equipped American tank toward the end of WWII.

Movie Review: The Monuments Men

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.07.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

As the evidence shows, Monuments Men would not have been in the awards mix. Well-made and honorable, it's also a movie that never achieves much momentum.

Popcorn Preview: Captain Phillips

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Captain Phillips (2013) Cast includes: Tom Hanks (Saving Private Ryan), Catherine Keener (Into the Wild), Barkhad Abdi Screenplay: Billy Ray (T...

Lincoln's Oscar Quest: It's All About Steven Spielberg (and, Well, Maybe Kathleen Kennedy)

Tom O'Neil | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
Tom O'Neil

In order to win Best Picture, a movie must conjure up a person who Academy members are rooting for. In other words, the film with the best face behind the title wins.

Lincoln

Francis Levy | Posted 02.10.2013 | Entertainment
Francis Levy

Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit was a seminal work in shaping thinking about consciousness and history. Steven Spielberg has created the cinematic equivalent of Hegel in Lincoln.

Newlyweds Meets Thriller: Conversations With Edward Burns & PT Walkley, Plus a This Is The Now Video Exclusive and Free Download

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.01.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I love making movies and of course, you want to reach as wide an audience as you can, but I would never not do it. I've had plenty of movies that bombed, but I still loved those experiences."

Top 10 Academy Awards Conspiracy Theories

TruTV.com | Posted 04.23.2012 | Weird News

Are the Academy Awards rigged? Film buffs, conspiracy theorists and bloggers have raised the question for years, but have been unable to back up i...

WATCH: 'Spielberg Face' Might Be In Every Movie

Posted 12.15.2011 | Comedy

Ever noticed that every Steven Spielberg movie tends to have at least one shot of a camera slowly zooming into someone's face, as they look at somethi...

PHOTOS: Tom Hanks' Greatest Classics

Posted 09.01.2011 | Entertainment

When it comes to Tom Hanks, movie critics are certain of two things: 1. he's forged a brilliant career filled with monumental, all-time classics films...

PHOTOS: Richard Neutra's 'Staller House' For $10.9 Million

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 08.13.2011 | Los Angeles

New to the market is Richard Neutra's Staller House for $10.9 million. Built in 1955, this post and beam style home was renovated by Irish architect L...

Tribeca Film Festival Exclusive Interview: Dennis Farina Scores in Last Rites and Luck

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 07.03.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

Dennis Farina. You have to love him. You can't help yourself. Farina's latest leading role as Joe May in The Last Rites of Joe May puts us under a new kind of mesmerizing spell.

Obama Administration Asks Supreme Court To Reinstate FCC Indecency Policy

AP | By MARK SHERMAN | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration asked the Supreme Court Thursday to reinstate a policy that allows federal regulators to fine broadcasters for ...

Tribeca Film Festival Interview: Edward Burns's Nice Guy Johnny

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Cynthia Ellis

Within three minutes of sitting down with Edward Burns to talk about film, you're having such a good time that you literally want to run him around the corner to the legendary Blarney Stone pub.

With Love To Seamus, Lucinda, and Leonard: A Conversation With Matthew Ryan

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

He has been compared to Bruce Springsteen and Tom Waits, yet the very prolific singer-songwriter Matthew Ryan has eluded pop stardom.