On this week's Voice Film Club podcast, Voice film critic Stephanie Zacharek returns from the Berlin Film Festival and joins the group to discuss the state of the movie musical.
In this week's Village Voice film section, we see Joel Kinnaman (best known as street-wise Detective Stephen Holder the U.S. version of homicide procedural The Killing) twice: He gets the title role in the RoboCop redux and plays a "Gatsby-esque" semi-gangster in Easy Money: Hard to Kill. We also ha ... More >>
A terrific small-budget indie.
The UK's Daily Mail reported last night that actress and accused boyfriend-beater Emma Roberts committed a cardinal New York sin yesterday. She tried to cut the cronut line.
Emma StoneHere are your emma-culate choices: *Emma Stone She scored with sass in Easy A (an overrated film, but she was fine) and now is everywhere, thanks to Crazy Stupid Love, The Help, and a Vanity Fair cover, not to mention the upcoming Spider-Man flick. You'd better get used to her. ... More >>
Superheroes, sequels, and TWO Conans! Summer has arrived.
Valentine's Day--aka Love, American Style, the Movie--is one of those criss-crossing ensemble pieces starring literally everyone alive who's ever walked the earth and ended up in front of a camera. In an attempt to satisfy every possible demographic, it has young people, old people, whites, ... More >>
LaBute's stimulating latest; Jill Hennessy in the Lymelife.
Bringing smarty back, Nancy Drew returns for another generation of young consumers
Teen-pop B-listers dress up in new wave costumes; follow in Avril's spunky, fluffy, scowly footprints