Facts take a backseat to melodrama in story of history's silent observer.
'We have no tolerance for politics at the White House," Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker) is warned his first day on the job as butler to the president. That kind of perverse logic forms part of the atmosphere in The Butler, Lee Daniels’s effective...
She's just not that into you.
I'm not entirely sure how it gets away with it, but 500 Days of Summer manages to bluff a disdain for the conventions of the romantic comedy genre, even as it plays to familiar beats. It has no right to be as delightful as it is. And yet here we...
In the next few months we'll be seeing a lot of movies set against the war on terror as Hollywood finally comes to terms with the post 9/11 world. The first of them is The Kingdom and it illustrates the difficulties in making entertainment out...