Most of us would agree that there's only one Al Pacino. But this year in Venice, there are actually two: Pacino appears in two films at the festival this year, David Gordon Green's Manglehorn, about a lonely Texas locksmith stuck in a romantic dream, and, playing out of competition, Barry Levinson's ... More >>
For Matt Damon and company, the message is the message
We will never own one of these. Whee, the 62nd Annual (Primetime!) Emmys have been announced. There aren't that many surprises: As usual, HBO rocks, as does Mad Men, True Blood, 30 Rock, Glee, Neil Patrick Harris, and Tina Fey. Losties may get another chance to see the objects of their affect ... More >>
Actually, I never even leave my seat at intermission.
Google researchers have added sophisticated voice recognition technology to the company’s search software for the Apple iPhone... [Users] can place the phone to their ear and ask virtually any question, like “Where’s the nearest Starbucks?” or “How tall is Mount Everest?" -- NY Times. "I' ... More >>
The onetime Hollywood A-lister climbs back in the ring with Darren Aronofsky's latest
Familiar themes still flood the festival zone, but a couple of gems manage to shine through
Indie film directors invade the TV screen
Judgment day: Visiting the set of Fox's new courtroom drama from the wizards of Oz
The season's globe-trotting films bring mankind closer together, or at least pretend to on-screen
Thrillers! Satires! Westerns! Indies! Blockbusters! Sequels!
John Prine Gets Well on an Apple Pie Diet
A rundown of the season's movies handpicked for their potential wondrousness or probable woefulness.