Atom Egoyan raises demons in 'Devil's Knot'

Nov 13, 2014

Atom Egoyan raises demons in 'Devil's Knot'

When three children were murdered in West Memphis, Arkansas, in 1993, the case quickly developed into a massive media spectacle. After just a month of investigating, police arrested three teenagers, and the case was quickly taken to trial. Known as the “West Memphis Three,” ...

Devil's Knot

Nov 13, 2014

Devil's Knot

One summer afternoon in 1993, three young boys named Stevie, Christopher and Michael went to play at a local nature spot called Robin Hood Hills in West Memphis, Arkansas. Stevie’s mom, Pam (Reese Witherspoon), told him to be home by 4:30 p.m., but the ...

Police Story 2013 (Japan title: Police Story: Legend)

Nov 12, 2014

Police Story 2013 (Japan title: Police Story: Legend)

Director: Sheng Ding Language: Mandarin (subtitled in English) Old age comes to everyone, even Jackie Chan. But in this film he accepts his years with wisdom and grace — like a true Asian. Chan plays Zhong Wen, a veteran Hong Kong cop who gets ...

A more potent beauty, a more complex beast

Nov 5, 2014

A more potent beauty, a more complex beast

Some people under 40 are likely to think “Beauty and the Beast” is a classic story created by Disney in 1991. But that animated movie, which has enthralled millions of little girls and boys (and many of their parents, too), was actually based on ...

Blue Jasmine

Nov 5, 2014

Blue Jasmine

Director: Woody Allen Language: English A woman who has it all is not often a happy creature, but a woman who once had it all and lost everything can be dangerous to mankind. Cate Blanchett won an Oscar for her role as Jasmine, an ...