Simon Pegg

Tom Cruise is back as Ethan Hunt in another thrilling “Mission: Impossible” movie. (Courtesy Paramount Pictures)

Sixth ‘Mission: Impossible’ more exciting, more touching

“Mission: Impossible-Fallout” is writer-director Christopher McQuarrie’s sixth collaboration with Tom Cruise; despite…


Margot Robbie makes the most of her role in the tepid noir “Terminal.” (Courtesy RLJE Films)

Margot Robbie gives her movie-star best in mediocre ‘Terminal’

It could be that the age of movie stars is over, replaced…


Anton Yelchin, left, plays Chekov and Chris Pine plays Kirk in the new “Star Trek.” (Courtesy Paramount Pictures)

‘Star Trek Beyond’ nicely gets back to basics

It looked like bad luck for the 13th “Star Trek” film, but…


Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Filmmaker friends find emotion in comedy

With "The World's End," the reunited trio of writer-director Edgar Wright, co-writer…

Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Courtesy PhotoAlice Eve plays a new character

‘Trek’ has enterprising talent

Very few — if any — TV shows have had the lasting…

Courtesy PhotoAlice Eve plays a new character