VIDEO: CHRISTOPHER NOLAN’S INTERSTELLAR STARS TAKE THE RED CARPET AT HOLLYWOOD’S CHINESE THEATER

Multiple Oscar winners and nominees among the cast of an already high-concept high-budget action adventure film certainly can’t hurt a picture’s chances either at the

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MICHAEL KEATON FLYING HIGH ON DARKLY COMIC BIRDMAN

How did we wind up here? In this dump? You were a movie star, remember? — Birdman Four screens. Two coasts. 424 thousand dollars. Put the numbers together? Buzz.

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AMILA TERZIMEHIC KICKS A LEG UP ON THE COMPETITION IN THE NOVEMBER MAN

When an actress discloses that she has an affinity for knives, the safer bet would be that she’d welcome taking a stab at playing it bad – very, very bad – on sc

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A MOST WANTED MAN: BIG SCREEN POLITICAL INTRIGUE ADAPTED FROM THE PEN OF SPYMASTER JOHN LE CARRE

A Most Wanted Man – what would become spy novelist John Le Carre’s 21st book – took the writer back to Germany in what he called his continuing love affair with Europe’

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THE NOVEMBER MAN: LATE CHICAGO WRITER BILL GRANGER FINALLY GETS HIS BIG SCREEN CLOSE UP

One of the added perks in seeing a film based on a book is that the movie-going experience occasionally introduces an audience member to the work of a writer he or she may not hav

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ROBIN WRIGHT WALTZES WITH HERSELF IN SCI-FI TINSELTOWN SEND UP THE CONGRESS

“Why not use the specimen herself?” Actress Robin Wright posed that question to herself and then to filmmaker Ari Folman as the two set out to make The Congress, Folman’s fo

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WEDDING BELLS FOR HOLLYWOOD’S NUMERO UNO DUO — BRANGELINA TIES THE KNOT

NOT the real wedding between this famous bride and groom, but don’t Brangelina take a cute photo? Set aside the speculation and the rampant rumors once and for all.

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CALVARY: FILMMAKER JOHN MICHAEL MCDONAGH PUTS HIS FAITH IN BRENDAN GLEESON ONCE AGAIN

With a title such as Calvary, a film is more or less telegraphing something of its theme before the lights go down in the theater.

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NOVELIST GAYLE FORMAN ON CLARITY AND AMBIGUITY IN IF I STAY

Starring Chloe Grace Moretz as the young protagonist Mia, If I Stay, the film adaptation from the popular 2009 young adult novel by the award-winning writer Gayle Forman, is rooted

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IT’S OFFICIAL: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY CLOBBERS ALL COMERS FOR SUMMER BOX OFFICE — AND STILL COUN...

Update: The weekend box office ending on Monday, August 25 has confirmed the expected: Guardians of the Galaxy continues to take in out-of-this-world numbers and has supplanted T

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LOIS LOWRY’S THE GIVER NOW ON FILM, STILL RAISING QUESTIONS WORTH ASKING

Lois Lowry, author of the much heralded 1993 book, The Giver, maintains the story did not come from some intent to push a philosophical, moral or political agenda.

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SNOWPIERCER: RICH MAN, POOR MAN MEETS BIG CHILL ON WHEELS

Any time a director assembles the sort of cast that includes two Oscar winners, two Oscar nominees, the star of an Oscar-nominated movie, and an action star with his own franchise,

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