Creating a film with solid drama beside good humor is tough. It's harder still to balance them against a complicated character so they don't sprawl lopsided, and send the audience home feeling satisfied. The bittersweet, beautifully acted "Ricki and the Flash" does all that with surprising grace and economy.
August 06, 2015|
Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones. They are upgraded with shape-shifting abilities, rebooted Sarah Conner assassination levels and, one presumes, better selfie cameras.
July 02, 2015|
BY JAKE COYLE
"Mad Max: Fury Road," the first film in the Mad Max franchise to be released since 1985, comes out next month. Since I love action and post-apocalyptic films, I had to watch other movies in this series before I see Fury Road.