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DIDN'T YOUR MOTHER EVER TEACH YOU TO KNOCK?: The head of a CIA team of assassins David Mason makes a dramatic entrance into a room as he chases down the person he has been assigned to kill.
Donald Richie discusses with Tom Luddy the career of Akira Kurosawa who stud out in Japanese "collective" culture as an individualist, to the extent that it had affected his career negatively and was not supported in Japan.
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A look back at the life of Lauren Bacall - the cool, sultry-voiced icon of Hollywood's golden age of cinema who died at age 89. WSJ's Mark Kelly reports.
Mad Men star Vincent Kartheiser and Broadway vet Larry Pine will play Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler, respectively, in the previously announced New York premiere of Billy & Ray .
"Mad Men" star Vincent Kartheiser and Broadway's Larry Pine will play Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler , respectively, in BILLY & RAY, Mike Bencivenga's new play -- directed by the legendary director/writer/producer Garry Marshall -- being given its NY premiere this fall at the Vineyard Theatre , with previews scheduled to begin October 1 prior to ... (more)
The November Man Three stars out of five Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Olga Kurylenko, Will Patton, Luke Bracey Directed by: Roger Donaldson Running time: 108 minutes The prevailing wisdom suggests there is more value in teaching an old dog a new trick, but if that old dog is really good at the old trick, does it really matter? Watching Pierce Brosnan ... (more)
In 1942, Fritz Lang decided to make a film that would face the Nazi terror head-on.
Acclaimed actor and Oscar-winning director Sir Richard Attenborough, whose film career on both sides of the camera spanned 60 years, died on Aug. 24, 2014.
The death of screen legend Lauren Bacall earlier this month had an unintended consequence on the charts: the 1982 hit " Key Largo " by Bertie Higgins, which mentions her, experienced a massive sales increase.
MTV's VMAs on Sunday night, Aug. 24, honored the late great Robin Williams with a short but touching tribute.
In her teens Lauren Bacall studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, worked as a model, and appeared in off-Broadway plays.
Exhibit A: A double-crossing no, a triple-crossing, maybe even a quadruple-crossing dame played by the glamorous Jane Greer .
Chris Marker's Level Five , a multi-layered effort from 1997 - experimental film, historical documentary, love story - that's screening at the Grand Illusion , and arrives in the US for the first time, much like Eric Rohmer's A Summer's Tale and Alain Resnais' Je t'aime, je t'aime , two other French films which never saw a Stateside run until this ... (more)
Lauren Bacall, the sultry actress with the husky voice who captured Humphrey Bogart's heart both on and off the movie screen, died on Tuesday.
Baby boomers who watched "Bewitched," the 1960s situational comedy, will recall that Samantha and Darrin Stephens were not an ordinary couple.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 07:12 am
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