A new film is being screened in select cities this summer that focuses on the life of the late poet-musician, Gil Scott-Heron.
The cast tried so hard. But the jokes were tortured and the warmth didn't reach room temperature.
Really, whose idea was it to film a blabfest about a guy purportedly on anti-depressants?
Martin Sheen has stated, "While acting is what I do for a living, activism is what I do to stay alive."
The movie is a decent enough popcorn flick, but its narrative weaknesses and hit-or-miss jokes don't help it much.
Gay Dillingham's "Dying to Know," narrated by Robert Redford, was an entertaining, informative doc about Ram Dass and Timothy Leary.
The highly accomplished, ever busy, and much beloved actor Patrick Stewart is 75 years old today.
Theater Review: Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird; the Theatricum has its finger on the American pulse.
Lee, whose 70-year career spanned multiple mediums of art and several generations of audiences; his life was nearly as colorful and interesting as his later film roles would be.
This is the second in a series of reports from the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City.