CANNES, France — The 68th Cannes Film Festival was brought to a surprising close Sunday with Jacques Audiard's Sri Lankan refugee drama taking the festival's coveted top honor, the Palme d'Or.
It's a small-minded world in Disney's Tomorrowland, a world of disasters, a world of tears with little hope and plenty of fears. All because the human race is dumbing down.
Watching a rocket take off in IMAX, as well as footage from moon landings and Mars rover landings, makes for an impressive panorama in Journey to Space, a new documentary opening Friday at Tampa's Museum of Science and Industry. It runs for the next year at MOSI.
SpongeBob SquarePants will be a long way from his pineapple under the sea this week, and will be handing out freebies in Tampa on Thursday as a part of a joint promotion for World Oceans Day and a DVD release. Free cold treats and reusable tote bags are on the menu at SpongeBob's Treat Truck on Thursday 9:30 a.m. to …
Moviegoers often wonder why certain independently produced films aren't shown in Tampa Bay theaters. Barry Silber of Lutz did something about it. Intrigued by reading about the documentary An Honest Liar, Silber contacted the tiny distributor Abramorama and arranged a one-time screening on May 28 at 7:30 p.m. at …
This is not a joke: Kristen Stewart won an acting prize that isn't voted upon by teenaged Twihards. A real, honest-to-gosh grown-up acting award.
After 25 years housed at Tampa Theatre, the Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival is moving to new venues.
Remember that third season of Glee when singers who made us love the show in the first place graduated, with lesser newbies shoved into the spotlight to take their places?
An even madder Maxine lends a human touch to the diesel-punk demolition derby Mad Max: Fury Road. Not too much, since the only thing slow about George Miller's road rager is how long it took to make another sequel.
Far From the Madding Crowd likely isn't the Tom Hardy movie you're seeking this weekend. That would be Mad Max: Fury Road. This one is based on a 19th century novel by Thomas Hardy, who has nothing else in common with the other except a British accent.
Last year the Florida Orchestra made beautiful music with a Charlie Chaplin silent movie.
Opening and closing night offerings for the inaugural Skyway Film Festival in Bradenton were announced Monday, including a Florida-produced biography of Hollywood legend Walt Disney, pictured. Kicking off the festival June 12 is the world premiere of Khoa Lee's directing debut Walt Before Mickey, starring Thomas …
Mumbai is known as the city of dreams — India's financial capital and home of Bollywood, where the aspiring go hoping to be somebody. Perhaps never more so than in Bollywood's Golden Age, the late '40s to '60s, when the city was still called Bombay and when Bombay Velvet is set. The noir drama from …
A man crush weighs heavily on a desperate schlub in The D-Train, a bromantic comedy of sorts, tweaking one of the genre's tasteless tenets.
Passing the Bechdel test but otherwise failing is Hot Pursuit — a movie starring women with clout and directed by a woman — that whiffs on feminism and comedy.