Amy Adams

From left, Amy Adams and Christian Bale play Lynne and Dick Cheney, and Sam Rockwell and Andrea Wright play George and Laura Bush in “Vice.” (Courtesy Matt Kennedy/ Annapurna Pictures)

‘Vice’ energetically details Dick Cheney’s rise to power

“Vice,” written and directed by Adam McKay, is messy going as it…

 

The joyous “Justice League” features, from left, Ezra Miller as The Flash, Ben Affleck as Batman and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. (Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures)

‘Justice League’: A team come true

Well, this is a happy surprise. After the sludgy, lumbering, overly serious…

 

Amy Adams carries “Nocturnal Animals,” a classy melodrama by Tom Ford. (Courtesy Merrick Morton/Focus Features)

Tom Ford skillfully weaves three tales in ‘Nocturnal Animals’

A wealthy but unhappy gallery owner who married for art and love,…

 

Amy Adams is inspiring in “Arrival.” (Courtesy Jan Thijs/Paramount)

‘Arrival’ a rare sci-fi film with brains and heart

“Arrival” may not achieve the profundity it seeks, but this alien-contact adventure…

Amy Adams is inspiring in “Arrival.” (Courtesy Jan Thijs/Paramount)
COURTESY LEAH GALLO/THE WEINSTEIN COMPANYChristoph Waltz and Amy Adams play Walter and Margaret Keane in “Big Eyes.”

‘Big Eyes’ opens window into Keane’s soul

The current movie season has been riddled with true stories and biographies,…

COURTESY LEAH GALLO/THE WEINSTEIN COMPANYChristoph Waltz and Amy Adams play Walter and Margaret Keane in “Big Eyes.”
Jeffrey Mayer/WireImageActor Leonardo DiCaprio attends The Weinstein Company & Netflix 2014 Golden Globes After Party held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12

Scoop: Golden Globes pave way for Oscars

How will Golden Globe Award winners Cate Blanchett, Amy Adams, Jared Leto…

Jeffrey Mayer/WireImageActor Leonardo DiCaprio attends The Weinstein Company & Netflix 2014 Golden Globes After Party held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12
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'American Hustle' sizzles

David O. Russell juices up the Abscam scandal in the con-artist adventure…

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Courtesy PhotoNice chemistry: Amy Adams and Clint Eastwood are good as a father and daughter in “Trouble With the Curve.”

Ace actors can’t make ‘Curve’ sail out of ballpark

The actors keep things perking in “Trouble With the Curve,” but the…

Courtesy PhotoNice chemistry: Amy Adams and Clint Eastwood are good as a father and daughter in “Trouble With the Curve.”
Courtesy PhotoStrange friends: Joaquin Phoenix

Paul Thomas Anderson’s puzzling, provocative ‘Master’

Paul Thomas Anderson’s sixth feature, “The Master,” is intelligent, ambitious and cause…

Courtesy PhotoStrange friends: Joaquin Phoenix
Courtesy PhotoSunny days: Clint Eastwood

Lorenz survives directing Eastwood in ‘Curve’

Who is Robert Lorenz and why does he get to tell Clint…

Courtesy PhotoSunny days: Clint Eastwood
Courtesy photoC’est moi: At long last

A few words from Miss Piggy

She’s famously voluptuous. And her first marriage lost its luster not long…

Courtesy photoC’est moi: At long last