The first-ever screening of David O. Russell’s American Hustle took place on Sunday. Word on the film ranges from decent to terrific, but the one aspect on which everyone seemed to agree: Jennifer Lawrence. Last year’s best actress winner apparently steals the movie with her scenes as the wife of
Before heading into this week’s analysis, one should note that six films we assume are Oscar contenders remain unseen: American Hustle, Lone Survivor, Out of the Furnace, Saving Mr. Banks, and The Wolf of Wall Street. (The lattermost might not arrive this year, but distributor Paramount hopes it will be
Perhaps the most notable news of the week came on Monday, when The Weinstein Co. announced that Grace of Monaco will debut in theaters next year. Originally planned for release on Nov. 27, the Nicole Kidman-led biopic needs more time for completion and will hit theaters next spring as a
Now that the fall movie season is underway, it’s time to look back at the summer season that was… Frankly, this summer was a lot of hype and disappointment. The season started out with such promise but many films fell short of expectations. A few of our talented writers got
This week there are a few nice releases! Graceland, Trance, Ginger & Rosa, Starbuck, and Pieta are in my must have’s list.
This week on the Popcast, we tackle a bunch of movies including the likes of The Iceman, Mud, A Band Called Death and The Hangover Part III.
Every year film-goers try to find the best of the best and the hidden gyms of each year of the SXSW Film Festival. My SXSW 2013 list is a living thing, changing with each passing day and it will continue to do so throughout the festival itself. As SXSW Film