Aug. 27, 2015 at 9:34am | By Cary Darling |Permalink
As big an impact as EDM has had on music in the last decade, the surrounding culture has barely made a ripple in the world of film. Much of what’s out there consists of comparatively little-seen documentaries like last year’s Under the Electric Sky.
Aug. 27, 2015 at 12:12am | By Cary Darling |Permalink
There are so many movies and TV series about surviving in a post-apocalyptic world that, at first glance, Z for Zachariah seems more of the same. In fact, the story — two men and one woman who somehow live through the cataclysm that has killed everyone else ...
Aug. 27, 2015 at 12:00am | By Rebecca Keegan |Permalink
There’s a funny, cringey scene in Mistress America, the brainy new comedy from director Noah Baumbach and his co-writer, Greta Gerwig, in which an old acquaintance accosts Brooke, Gerwig’s daffy, optimistic character, in a bar and calls her out for being...
Aug. 27, 2015 at 12:00am | By Michael Phillips |Permalink
The best thing to happen to filmmaker Joe Swanberg? His choice of cinematographer. Ben Richardson, who worked with the director on the recent Chicago projects Drinking Buddies and Happy Christmas, teams up with Swanberg again for Read more
Aug. 26, 2015 at 8:17am | By Katie Walsh |Permalink
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If what you’re seeking in the doldrums of August is stomach-churning, eye-watering suspense, No Escape delivers just that — but falls short with a tone-deaf story and extremely xenophobic worldview.
Aug. 25, 2015 at 10:49pm | The Associated Press |Permalink
Dr. James "Red" Duke, a trauma surgeon who attended to Texas Gov. John Connally on the day of the Kennedy assassination before going on to become a familiar television doctor, died in Houston on Tuesday at age 86.
Aug. 26, 2015 at 12:00am | By David Wiegand |Permalink
National Geographic’s Explorer series, which has racked up nearly 60 Emmys over its 25-year run, returns after a five-year hiatus Sunday with a documentary strong enough to stand up against the best PBS Masterpiece Mystery show, and...