“Mockingjay, Part 1” didn’t catch fire like the previous installments of “The Hunger Games,” but it still had the biggest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.
"Mockingjay, Part 1" didn't catch fire like the previous installments of "The Hunger Games," but it still had the biggest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.
A Chinese-French film about blind masseurs and Chinese actor and director Chen Jianbin scooped the most accolades at Taiwan's 51st Golden Horse movie awards, considered the Chinese-language equivalent of the Oscars.
When Katniss destroys the games, she goes to District 13 after District 12 is destroyed. She meets the precinct president, who convinces her to be the symbol of rebellion while trying to save Peeta from the Capitol.
If you think college football is only a game, you might think that "Happy Valley" is no more than a place name that's become attached to the bucolic area around Penn State University. And you would be wrong on all counts.
As Michael Keaton's critically lauded "Birdman" emerges as an Oscar hopeful, with its tortured actor losing sight of where his character ends and how much realism to bring to the stage, it calls to mind 1930s and '40s actor Ronald Colman.
A vampire is such a handy creature for filmmakers in search of a metaphor or two. Mortality is usually the first bite, and Ana Lily Amipour's stunning first feature, "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night," definitely takes a stab at that.
A.J. Edwards has worked with the legendary Terrence Malick on "The New World," which presented the Pocahontas story with sparse, painterly precision. Now Edwards has created a similar film of his own, "The Better Angels."