My movie buddy and I didn't really mind seeing a movie about pretentious people, but we felt that the entire thing was pretentious.
As a Hollywood Blacklist historian, I've eagerly looked forward to seeing the fact-based "Hellman v. McCarthy."
This play is essentially about fringe characters yearning to get away from their boring existences.
Dr. Dre, record producer and Grammy-winning rapper, born Andre Romelle Young in Compton, Calif., in 1965, turns 50 today.
The film Field of Honor puts the viewer in mind of the adage, "It's a rich man's war and a poor man's fight."
The Water Engine opens in the red glow of flames from a factory furnace, while workers operate drill presses and grinding wheels in a shower of sparks.
Swiss co-writer/director Stefan Haupt's The Circle (Der Kreis) is a strong fact-based drama about the struggle for gay rights in Switzerland.
L.A. Opera has launched "a city-wide celebration of the revolutionary spirit of Beaumarchais' "Figaro."
Seven Days in May is a fine example of art that entertains but that also provides strong insight.
The picture "10 Items or Less," from 2006, is the sort of gentle, insightful film I wish they made more of.