Michael Shannon

‘Shape of Water’ a gorgeous romance about monsters and outcasts

By now, many know of filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s Bleak House, the…

 

Tom Ford skillfully weaves three tales in ‘Nocturnal Animals’

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

 

Fun, goofy times with ‘Elvis & Nixon’

A pop-culture moment recorded in a famous photograph -- the 1970 meeting…

 

‘Midnight Special’ director Jeff Nichols goes for emotion

Though filmmaker Jeff Nichols is not interested in sequels or remakes, he…

Same-sex rights story ‘Freeheld’ resorts to the rulebook

“Freeheld” dramatizes the story of Laurel Hester, the real-life terminally ill New…

Garfield brings compassion to ‘99’

Following a pair of hit “Spider-Man” movies, Andrew Garfield has his first…

Riveting Michael Shannon boosts ‘Iceman’

Notorious criminals who inspire movie biopics rarely are colder or nastier than…