Category: Entertainment

‘Point Blank’ Review: A Buddy Flick That Hobbles Along

If your cinematic wish list includes watching a steel-faced Marcia Gay Harden blast a big guy named Cheetah with a shotgun, then by all means, check out “Point...

Review: Making a Spectacle of History (and Herself)

One of the most interesting documentaries of 2018 was Robert Greene’s “Bisbee 17,” about a historical re-enactment in an Arizona town that exposed how past...

‘She’s Just a Shadow’ Review: Tokyo Grift

Washed in gore, semen, booze and cocaine, “She’s Just a Shadow” defies categorization. The often ludicrous dialogue — even when sober, which isn’t often,...

‘David Crosby: Remember My Name’ Review: Highs, Lows and Hanging On

The new documentary “David Crosby: Remember My Name” finds its subject in fine voice. A graying walrus of a man who favors knitted skullcaps and blue jeans held up...

Chance the Rapper Really, Really Loves ‘The Lion King’

Toward the end of the 1994 blockbuster “The Lion King,” Simba, deep in the throes of an existential crisis, is reunited with the spirit of his dead father, Mufasa,...

‘Hustlers’ Trailer: Cardi B Helps J. Lo and Constance Wu Get Revenge

“These Wall Street guys, you see what they did to this country? They stole from everybody. Hard-working people lost everything.” And that’s not all. “The game is...

Could Jack Have Fit? A ‘Titanic’ Question for DiCaprio

As the frozen lovers Rose and Jack clung to a bobbing slab of timber in the icy Atlantic waters during the final moments of “Titanic,” audience members believed...

‘At War’ Review: French Factory Workers Fight Back

The great French actor Vincent Lindon has a special talent for embodying what could be a paradoxical persona: the outstanding Everyman. In “At War,” the fourth...

E. Katherine Kerr, Actress and Playwright, Is Dead at 82

E. Katherine Kerr, a stage and screen actress and playwright who won strong reviews for her Off Broadway work and an Obie Award in 1982 for her performance in Caryl...

Dissent in Ranks of Hollywood Writers Who Fired Their Agents

The two unions representing television and movie writers took a firm stance in April, when they instructed their members to fire their agents and sued the four biggest...