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Popcorn Preview: Inside Llewyn Davis

Leslie Sisman | Posted 02.10.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) Oscar Isaac (Drive), Carey Mulligan (An Education), Justin Timberlake (Love Actually), Ethan Phillips (The Island), Adam D...

Why Does the Academy Hate Leo?!

Margaret Menefee | Posted 03.25.2012 | Entertainment
Margaret Menefee

Well, the list is out. Thus beginning the exciting road to what is the biggest night for Hollywood. But much of my enthusiasm was lost when I realized who was missing -- begging one very obvious question: WHY DOES THE ACADEMY HATE LEO?!

10 Overrated Films of 2010

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

2010-12-26-inception.jpgFor the record, not all of the films below are bad pictures. But they all generated critical and/or audience esteem they perhaps did not entirely earn.

Who Had The Top Earning Movies Of 2010?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It was a dream year for Leonardo DiCaprio -- on screen and off. On the strength of his summer blockbuster 'Inception,' DiCaprio's films earned $1.1 b...

Dennis Lehane: Between Dorchester Ave and Sunset Boulevard (VIDEO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Christopher Lydon

Dennis Lehane so rules the neighborhood of Noir ("Nwaaah," as we say in Boston) that he gets street credit for work he didn't write, like "The Departe...

Patricia Clarkson -- A Star but Not a Celebrity

Nancy Doyle Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Nancy Doyle Palmer

Cairo Time is a chance to slowly marvel at a masterful performance by the Patricia Clarkson -- one of the best actors around and finally the star of the show.

Movie Review: Inception

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Nolan's ingenious film never loses its ability to surprise and contains one of those overwhelming visual moments that become iconic -- like that first shot of Darth Vader's spaceship in the first Star Wars.

Inception's Getting a Lot of Buzz: But as a Conception Doesn't Stand the Test

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

Inception takes us through a meandering morass that had me looking at my watch several times throughout its overlong two hour and twenty minute length.

Jackie Earle Haley's comet burns bright

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Jackie Earle Haley was a teen star when he was 15 and a has-been by his 30s. And then, suddenly, having ditched the business for 15 years, he once a...

Cinefantastique Horror, Fantasy & Science Fiction Podcast - Vol. 1, No. 2: Shutter Island

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

In the second installment of Cinefantastique's new weekly podcast, Dan Persons, Steve Biodrowski, and Lawrence French look at Martin Scorsese's new ho...

'Shutter Island' Stays At #1 Over 'Cop Out'

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese continue to lure movie-goers to "Shutter Island," while James Cameron's "Avatar" has surpass...

Mental Illness at the Movies

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert David Jaffee

Much has already been written about Shutter Island, but my perspective may be different because the film reminded me of my own state of mind years ago, in 1999, when I was having my second psychotic break.

Shutter Island: Martin Scorsese's Eyes Wide Shut

David Bourgeois | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Bourgeois

I see the same critics who are blasting Shutter Island today as the ones who'll rethink their initial scorn and see the film for what it is: an unconventional spellbinding psychological thriller.

Shutter Island Will Make You Shudder

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

Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio are a dynamic duo of director and actor. They have collaborated on movies before but their latest, Shutter Island, is their best effort yet.

Shutter Island Paradise

Sam Wasson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sam Wasson

Shutter Island pushes our conception of Scorsese to the brink. It tests him, proving that he has what it takes to navigate through the film's several time frames and planes of consciousness.

Dennis Lehane and His Dream Island

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Dennis Lehane gets ideas for novels all the time. But here's the key question: Once you've had the idea, can you sustain it?

HuffPost Weekend Box Office Review: Shutter Island Scores Massive $40 Million

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The infamously delayed Shutter Island debuted to smashing business over its initial weekend, as the Martin Scorsese thriller debuted to $40.2 million.

'Shutter Island' Knocks Off 'Valentine's Day' With $40M Debut

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio's voyage to "Shutter Island" has landed them at No. 1 at the weekend box office. Their cree...

Scorsese vs. Polanski: Finally Some Real Movies, Shutter Island and Ghost Writer

Ben Mankiewicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ben Mankiewicz

Martin Scorsese one night. Roman Polanski the next. It isn't often you get to see fresh work by a couple of Oscar winning directors on back to back evenings.

In the tank for Scorsese?

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

My friend Jeffrey Wells recently ran a link to my review of Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island, which I really liked, on his always interesting website,...

'Shutter Island' Premiere: Scorsese, Leo, Michelle Williams & A Catsuit (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Martin Scorsese's new psychological thriller, 'Shutter Island,' had a special screening in New York Wednesday night. Michelle Williams wore an asymmet...

Leonardo DiCaprio: 'No Control What People Think' About 'Shutter Island' (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

"Shutter Island" director Martin Scorcese and star Leonardo DiCaprio appear on ABC News' "Nightline" Wednesday night to discuss the film, which premie...

Movie Review: The Ghost Writer

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's always feast or famine: months of movies like Dear John, Valentine's Day, Leap Year -- and then, in one week, new films by both Martin Scorsese and Roman Polanski.

Mighty Movie Podcast: Shutter Island Press Conference

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Shutter Island is Martin Scorsese's latest work, a dark exploration of the human psyche that has Leonardo DiCaprio investigating the disappearance of an inmate from a hospital for the criminally insane.

The Golden Globes a Disappointment: Gervais was Mixed and Lots of Winners Weren't Prepared

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

The Golden Globe awards are often the best of the awards shows, because they're more freewheeling and it appears no one really takes them seriously.