Joe Wright

Gary Oldman gives an Oscar-worthy performance as Winston Churchill, thrust into the prime minister’s office in 1940 as the Nazis storm across Europe with Britain in their sights. Read more

Film Reviews

Never at a loss for words, Tolstoy wrote massive novels on weighty subjects of love and war. Hollywood has always been tempted by his tomes and their prestige, but has fumbled in translating the Russian novelist to film Read more

Film Reviews

The opening scene, when Robert Downey, Jr. hurls from his bike onto the unyielding asphalt in an accident giving rise to stitches and a swollen-shut eye, is a clue: The Soloist will be harder edged than most Hollywood social problem pictures abou.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

John Lennon picked up a pencil long before his mother Julia bought him his first guitar as a teenager. His talent consistently evolved, leading him to art school and a working practice as a visual artist af,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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