TAMPA — If watching the now-controversial movie The Interview on the small screens of the online world didn't grab you, Tampa Theatre has delivered a last-minute Christmas gift.
LOS ANGELES — Amid a swell of controversy, backlash, confusion and threats, Sony Pictures broadly released The Interview online Wednesday — an unprecedented counterstroke against the hackers who spoiled the wide-release Christmas opening of the comedy depicting the assassination of North Korean leader …
NEW YORK — The Interview, the comedy that provoked an international incident with North Korea and outrage over its canceled release, will open in a limited Christmas Day theatrical release, Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday.
James Toback laid his cards on the table with the quasi-autobiographical screenplay for 1974's The Gambler, drawing on personal experience as a sketchy professor with a soul-killing gambling habit.
They were kitsch that became cool, paintings and prints hanging everywhere it seemed a half century ago. Women and children mostly, in sad surroundings with saucer eyes, copyrighted and signed by someone named Keane.
What fans of Into the Woods have long wished for, more than life, more than anything, more than the moon, is a movie version of the sardonic fractured fairy tale.
The Imitation Game is a thoroughbred in the awards season sweepstakes, with the essence of what Hollywood admires coursing through its veins.
Angelina Jolie knows something about taking flak, feeling lost, adrift and imprisoned by fame. Doesn't compare to what Louis Zamperini endured during World War II but may explain why Jolie chose to direct Unbroken, a truncated adaptation of Laura Hillenbrand's sprawling biography.
2014 was a strange year for Hollywood, from the shocking deaths of Robin Williams and Philip Seymour Hoffman, to North Korea's hacking and Sony backing down. On the plus side, it's only a year until Kim Jong-Un allows us to see Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens. Here are my 10 (make that 11) favorite …
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) was named 2014's best movie by the Florida Film Critics Circle, who also chose its star Michael Keaton as the year's best actor. However, the overall winner when results were announced Friday was Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel, which claimed three …
The first face on screen is the Annie to whom we're accustomed: carrot-haired, freckled and white. "Annie A.," to classmates ignoring her corny show and tell. Might be an orphan but not for long with that chipperness.
Rather than running from her problems, Cheryl Strayed decided to walk — nearly 1,100 miles along the rugged Pacific Crest Trail.
This time, the terrorists won.
Bowing to the cyber-threat of a "Christmas Day surprise" at movie theaters, Sony announced Wednesday that The Interview will not debut Dec. 25, as planned.
In a bid to upset the status quo, nothing's better than rolling in an oddball.
Back when director Peter Jackson announced that he would turn J.R.R. Tolkien's slim, swift children's novel The Hobbit into not one, not two but three movies, I and a lot of other Tolkien fans wondered whether the classic fantasy story would bear that much padding.