With an assignment botched and a cyberterrorist unapprehended, 007 and longtime boss M must save the world and their own standing as modern and efficient agents in the new James Bond thriller, “Skyfall.” They demonstrate that the James Bond franchise, however hoary an institution, remains relevant and vital. Read More
As much as death looms as the inescapable reality in all our lives, few would care to learn of their imminent passing, much less confront its approach at the movies.
Yet for Mexico’s Alejandro González Iñárritu, best known for the Oscar-nominated dramas “Amores Perros” (2001) and “Babel” (2007), it was that commonly evaded consciousness of mortality that inspired his latest offering, “Biutiful.” Read More
Will wedding bells soon be ringing for Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem? The Spanish actors are deflecting talk of marriage, but a new report claims they could be husband and wife before the New Year. Read More