Scarlett Johansson plays Kaa the snake in this clip from the new live-action “Jungle Book.” Sterling Holloway, who also played Winnie the Pooh, provided the mesmerizing voice in the animated original.
Following a mysterious suicide at Niagara Falls, a low-rent detective unravels a conspiracy to build a revolutionary invention by the (real-life) enigmatic scientist, Nikola Tesla. This noir with a dark comic twist stars Matthew Broderick and Camilla Belle.
“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, and Forest Whitaker. It’s clear from the storm troopers and the musical theme that we’re in the “Star Wars” universe, but these are new characters and a new look […]
The faith-based action drama “The Masked Saint” is now available on VOD. The film won the award for Best Picture at the International Christian Film Festival in 2015. Inspired by true events in the life of former wrestler and pastor […]
“No Letting Go” is a new film about a boy who struggles with mental illness and the impact that it has on his family. The film stars Kathy Najimy, Janet Hubert , Alysia Reiner, Jared Gilman, Richard Burgi, and Noah […]
The Guardian’s Peter Bradshaw writes: Matteo Garrone’s Tale of Tales is fabulous in every sense: a freaky portmanteau film based on the folk myths collected and published by the 16th-century Neapolitan poet and scholar Giambattista Basile – Garrone worked on […]
“The April Fools,” starring Jack Lemmon and Catherine Deneuve, is featured in my book, 101 Must-See Movie Moments, for a scene where Jack Lemmon and Catherine Deneuve (he’s an unhappy executive; she’s his boss’s unhappy trophy wife) meet a happily […]
Jane Auten’s unfinished novel Lady Susan is an epistolary story — told via letters. The title character is a scheming, manipulative woman determined to find rich husbands for herself and her daughter. It is the basis for “Love and Friendship,” […]
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” will be available for streaming on April 1, 2016 and on DVD/Blu-Ray on April 5. Here’s a sneak peek at a deleted scene that’s included with the extras, along with “Finn and the Villager”, “Jakku […]