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‘The Purge: Anarchy” Boils With Violence, Teems With Possibility, But Falls Short

Jul 18, 2014 5:05am

During the annual 12-hour nightmare known as The Purge, virtually every crime known to man is legal.

You can literally get away with murder.

Yet one of the first images of the mayhem...

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Powerball At $400 Million; Mega Millions Climbs To $130 Million

Sep 16, 2013 4:13pm

Saturday, Sept. 14, was the 11th consecutive Powerball drawing without a Grand Prize winner.

This jackpot run began on Aug. 10, with a starting jackpot of $40 million. The Grand Prize has...

‘Austenland’ Stumbles Under Weight Of Muddled Plot, Strained Performances

Sep 13, 2013 10:05am

A 30-something Jane Austen devotee (Keri Russell) travels to Regency-era England, where she falls in love with both a refined gentleman and a stableboy.

Or at least the guy (Flight of the...

‘The Grandmaster’ A Stylish, Evocative Martial-Arts Tale

Aug 30, 2013 3:43pm

For years, there’s been a sure-fire way to sound like a film snob without actually putting in the effort: Tell anyone who asks that your favorite director is Wong Kar Wai.

The Hong Kong...

“The Spectacular Now” Is No “Say Anything”

Aug 23, 2013 11:19am

“The Spectacular Now” rode out of Sundance atop an avalanche of positive buzz and near-rapturous reviews.

That thin Utah air must have messed with everybody’s brain cells.

The story of...

“Lee Daniels’ The Butler” Signals Oscar Campaign Starting

Aug 16, 2013 12:21pm

With the arrival of “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” the Oscar campaign season has begun in earnest.

Ultimately, that’s the one adjective that will stick with you long after you leave the theater...

’Elysium’ Good Summer Sci-Fi Despite Heavy Political Overtones

Aug 10, 2013 3:24pm

If Ann Coulter’s head hasn’t exploded from rage by the time you read this, it’s surely only a matter of time.

In “Elysium,” the Third World — i.e., the entire world — struggles to survive in...

The Wolverine Improvement Over Predecessor

Jul 26, 2013 5:05am

Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) hates injustice.

Can’t stand it, really.

The only thing Canada’s hairiest hero seems to dislike more than seeing the powerful take advantage of the weak?

...

The Way, Way Back Channels Summer Of ‘83

Jul 19, 2013 3:14pm

“The Way, Way Back” feels like the ultimate summer movie.

Of 1983.

No cities are leveled. No planets are ruined. The only thing that blows up is a relationship.

When we first...

Movie Review/Pacific Rim

Jul 12, 2013 5:05am

In these uncertain times, we all want bright futures for our children. The best thing you could do for them right now? Train little Bobby or Susie to dedicate months of their life to constructing...

‘The Lone Ranger’ Plays Second Fiddle To Offbeat Tonto

Jul 03, 2013 10:08am

The Lone Ranger is a spirit walker whose life can’t end in battle.

“The Lone Ranger” is a bloated spectacle whose running time can’t end soon enough.

The movie’s main selling point —...

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