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“Medora,” co-directed by the editor of Found magazine, follows the high school basketball season in a struggling Indiana town.
The actor, who died Saturday, made five action films as cop Brian O’Conner, and that’s what fans would call him. “When I hear ‘It’s Brian!’ it’s cool,” Walker said last week. “I like Brian.”
Chicago lacks the mountainous backdrop in “The Sound of Music,” but the hills will certainly be alive at the Music Box Theatre during its annual sing-along screening of the 1965 Oscar-winning musical. Going to the Lake View movie house to “get in tune with their …
Hungry for more “Hunger Games”? As “Catching Fire” goes into its second major box office weekend, here are 10 conversation starters about one of the biggest hits of the year:
CLEVELAND — The film “A Christmas Story” opened 30 years ago to mixed reviews but has shown its staying power as a holiday family favorite. Cleveland, where parts of the movie were filmed and hard-luck Ralphie dreamed big, is celebrating the anniversary with iconic leg lamps, holiday store windows like the ones that drew Ralphie’s wide-eyed stares, and stage and musical versions of “A Christmas Story.”
Sarah Morris, know for her cinematic studies of cities including Miami and Beijing, depicts Our Town with images of systems, signs and surfaces.
“Bastards” (“Les Salauds” in the original French) has its share of characters deserving the title epithet. Some will face Marco (Vincent Lindon), the captain of an ocean tanker called to shore by bad news. French director Claire Denis portrays this decent man trying to make …
No matter who you are, the movie columnist has a hunch about what you’d enjoy seeing this season.
Managing motherhood duties and bringing down a witches’ coven — it’s all in a day’s work for mom/actress Angela Bassett.
Forget what you’ve heard about revenge being a dish best served cold.
In this enormously unlikely but still satisfying paean to payback, it’s most definitely best served seething and with outrageous violence. Preferably with a large claw hammer in one hand.
That’s not to say …