Tag: Movies

Good vibrations in ‘Love & Mercy’

Brian Wilson, Beach Boy wonder, is the latest rock giant to get the biopic treatment, and the result, "Love &…

3 years ago

Bujalski takes on Hollywood actors for ‘Results’

Once dubbed "the godfather of mumblecore," Andrew Bujalski, in his fifth movie "Results," used actual movie stars for the first…

3 years ago

Director Bill Pohlad goes inside Brian Wilson's head in ‘Love & Mercy'

Bill Pohlad's "Love & Mercy" tells the story of a most complex and fascinating musician: Brian Wilson. For this genius,…

3 years ago

Blockbuster season promises big movie entertainment

Summer is here! Along with sequels and superheroes come funny stuff, spooky stuff, touching stuff, imaginative stuff and thoughtful stuff…

3 years ago

The Rock makes the most of rubble in 'San Andreas'

"San Andreas" proves that even though the pictures in disaster films have improved over the years, the writing, stories and…

3 years ago

‘Aloha’ a hokey Hawaiian holiday

The charm can’t compensate for the shallowness in the romantic comedy “Aloha,” the new release from writer, director and fountain…

3 years ago

Bleak ‘Aloft’ too oblique to register

Set in a frozen, perhaps dystopian North where the people are as harsh as the weather, “Aloft” is a good-looking…

3 years ago

'Tomorrowland' is no wild ride

If anything, Brad Bird's "Tomorrowland” proves that evoking a sense of wonder isn't as easy as it looks. Compared to…

3 years ago