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In The Forest, Sara’s (Natalie Dormer) twin sister Jess disappears in Japan’s Aokigahara woods, an area nicknamed the Suicide Forest because many people go there to end their lives. Sara and two friends search the forest unsuccessfully for ... more

Jan 5, 2016 11:31 PM Film Clips

Portraying four outsiders who foresaw the housing crash of 2008, Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt’s characters are treated with disdain by those they attempt to warn. Based on a critically acclaimed book by Michael L... more

Dec 22, 2015 8:53 PM Film Clips

In Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, the chipmunk trio of Alvin, Simon and Theodore are determined to stop Dave, their guardian, from proposing to his new girlfriend. more

Dec 15, 2015 10:31 PM Film Clips

Chris Abele doesn’t want county taxpayers to know about his lousy negotiating skills during the Bucks arena deal and his unquenchable thirst for power at the expense of good government. more

Dec 15, 2015 10:10 PM News Features 1 Comments

Upset by the gathering of his dysfunctional family for Christmas, young Max rejects the holiday—an act that incites the wrath of the punisher of misbehaving children straight out of Alpine folklore, Krampus. more

Dec 1, 2015 9:30 PM Film Clips

Brooklyn, adapted by Nick Hornby from the Colm Tóibín novel concerns a young Irish immigrant in New York named Eilis Lacey, who finds that when her old life comes a-calling, there’s more to like about her new life than she may have first ex... more

Nov 24, 2015 8:23 PM Film Clips

In the fourth and final installment of The Hunger Games series, Mockingjay, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) leads a group of freedom fighters to the Capitol, where she is determined to kill nefarious President Snow (Donald Sutherland). more

Nov 17, 2015 10:51 PM Film Clips

The Peanuts comic strip becomes a theatrical movie revisiting Charlie Brown’s ambitions and fears, along with those of his best friend—the highly imaginative beagle, Snoopy—in The Peanuts Movie. more

Nov 3, 2015 9:17 PM Film Clips

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Film Still: Our Brand is Crisis

While Our Brand is Crisis squanders its promise, Sandra Bullock’s campaign strategist “Calamity” Jane Bodine, is an Oscar-worthy effort. Her character, modeled after James Carville, is a fictionalized take on a 2005 documentary that deta... more

Oct 27, 2015 10:39 PM Film Reviews

In Jem and the Holograms, a 1980s cartoon is revamped into a feature film, jettisoning the mystery-solving roles of the cartoon characters and leaving behind oodles of unimpressive music. more

Oct 20, 2015 10:46 PM Film Clips

Set between 1957 and 1962 and based on a true story, Bridge of Spies casts Tom Hanks as insurance lawyer James B. Donovan. He agrees to defend Russian spy Rudolf Abel (Mark Rylance) and persuades the court to spare Abel’s life in case he’ll... more

Oct 13, 2015 9:09 PM Film Clips

In worst cases, foreclosure means eviction from your home by implacable sheriff’s deputies with your possessions hauled to the curbside. 99 Homes depicts this as the ultimate middle-class nightmare when a corrupt, rapacious broker, Rick Car... more

Oct 6, 2015 9:47 PM Film Clips

Clarence Garrett, a Milwaukee African American and World War II-era warrant officer, is the subject of Clarence, a documentary by filmmaker Kristin Catalano. more

Sep 23, 2015 1:18 AM Film Clips

Black Mass, adapted from a book by Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill, is a film based on Whitey Bulger (Johnny Depp), a real-life organized crime leader in South Boston. more

Sep 16, 2015 12:37 AM Film Clips

In The Perfect Guy Sanaa Lathan appears as successful lobbyist Leah Vaughn, whose remedy for a recent, painful romantic breakup with Dave (Morris Chestnut) is jumping into a passionate romance with Carter (Michael Ealy), a charming stranger... more

Sep 7, 2015 8:32 PM Film Clips

Luc Besson’s The Transporter Refueled reboots the franchise with a younger version of the former special-ops mercenary Frank played by Ed Skrein. The story set in the south of France where Frank is hired by a femme-fatale (Loan Chabanol) se... more

Sep 1, 2015 8:44 PM Film Clips

In American Ultra, a small-town stoner and convenience store clerk finds out he’s a highly skilled government agent capable of killing with a spoon. Once his training kicks in, he winds up battling an onslaught of professional killers. more

Aug 18, 2015 11:44 PM Film Clips

In The Fantastic Four, four young outsiders are teleported to the Negative Zone, a dangerous, alternate universe that gives them shocking powers. In this reboot, Fox Studios spent several years developing the script, hired Josh Trank to dir... more

Aug 4, 2015 9:00 PM Film Clips

Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation, starring Alec Baldwin and Tom Cruise, is an action-packed thriller in which Cruise performs his own stunts. more

Jul 28, 2015 10:16 PM Film Clips

Boris and Doris attended RedLine Milwaukee’s inaugural soirée, which honored the late Paul Mandracchia (1957-2014), a Milwaukee Ballet dancer as well as painter, gardener, writer and social activist. more

Jun 22, 2015 9:27 PM Around MKE

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