May. 26, 2016 at 12:00am | By Kenneth Turan |Permalink
How did David Hockney, born and raised in working-class Yorkshire, become perhaps the modern painter most associated with Los Angeles? The lively, affectionate documentary Hockney doesn’t necessarily answer that question, but it provides entertaining glimpses o...
May. 19, 2016 at 7:29am | By Katie Walsh |Permalink
Two years ago, Neighbors writers Andrew Jay Cohen and Brendan O’Brien, along with director Nicholas Stoller, reinvented the classic college party movie by pitting the frat guys against the young parents next door.
May. 19, 2016 at 11:00am | By Katie Walsh |Permalink
Columbia Pictures/Rovio Entertainment
If you’ve ever played the mobile video game Angry Birds, you might have found yourself wondering — why am I sling-shotting cartoon birds at grinning green pigs? Why are these birds so angry? What have the pigs done to deserve this destruction?
May. 19, 2016 at 7:35am | By Cary Darling |Permalink
From the very first shot — rising over the back of a tattered, pre-restoration Hollywood sign to reveal the L.A. sprawl below while the bass from the Temptations’ Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone bumps in the background — The ...
May. 19, 2016 at 12:00am | By Walter Addiego |Permalink
Who can resist a good horse story? Simply and directly made, Dark Horse is a rousing documentary about Welsh villagers who chip in a modest sum to buy and train a racehorse, and find that they have a winner on their hands.