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Documentary goes behind the scenes of the Met gala

Every year, actors, musicians and models team up with big-name designers to have some fun with fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The sun also sinks on ‘Papa’

The sun also sinks on ‘Papa’

“Papa: Hemingway in Cuba” is the first American feature shot entirely on location in Havana since 1959.

Key and Peele reunite in 'Keanu,' and it’s hilarious

Key and Peele reunite in 'Keanu,' and it’s hilarious

If you watched the trailer for “Keanu” — starring Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key of Comedy Central’s beloved series “Key & Peele” — and wondered “is this a real movie?” you’re not alone.

Mother deserves better than this film for her special calendar day

Mother deserves better than this film for her special calendar day

It seems there’s no stopping Garry Marshall’s terrifying cinematic rampage on our nation’s treasured holidays.

Comcast buys DreamWorks Animation in $3.8 billion deal

Comcast buys DreamWorks Animation in $3.8 billion deal

Hollywood’s smallest publicly traded entertainment company, DreamWorks Animation, threw in the towel Thursday after a turbulent 12 years, agreeing to sell itself to Comcast’s sprawling NBCUniversal in a deal valued at a hefty $3.8 billion.

Stars create believable encounter in 'Elvis & Nixon'

Stars create believable encounter in 'Elvis & Nixon'

Knowing in advance that the new film “Elvis & Nixon” is only yea-big, and that it’s not intended to carry the usual biopic baggage, its particular charms are disarming nonetheless.

Tom Hanks scores in ‘Hologram for the King’

Tom Hanks scores in ‘Hologram for the King’

God bless Tom Hanks. Can I get an amen?

A time of self-discovery, possibilities

A time of self-discovery, possibilities

Within its simplicity, "Everybody Wants Some!" finds moments of disarming humanity, especially when it comes to male insecurity, ritualized affiliation and aggression.

With no Snow White, this huntsman sequel falls very wide of the mark

With no Snow White, this huntsman sequel falls very wide of the mark

How do you solve a problem like Kristen (Stewart)? If you’re the filmmakers of “The Huntsman: Winter’s War,” you write Snow White entirely out of the sequel to “Snow White and the Huntsman.”

A mostly CGI 'Jungle Book' leaps off the screen - to dazzling effect

A mostly CGI 'Jungle Book' leaps off the screen - to dazzling effect

The beloved 1967 Disney cartoon classic "The Jungle Book" takes on a dazzling live-action-ish life in Jon Favreau's adaptation, a visual wonderment of color, texture, movement and spectacular animal life.

Documentary paints delicious portrait of L.A., food critic

Documentary paints delicious portrait of L.A., food critic

Los Angeles is so often portrayed as a soulless city. A place no one is from, where hollow capitalism reigns.

‘Criminal’ is a goofy, surprisingly good action movie with top cast

‘Criminal’ is a goofy, surprisingly good action movie with top cast

The opening of “Criminal” might make you think you’re in for a Jason Bourne movie starring Ryan Reynolds. Nope.

It's a (different) jungle out there

It's a (different) jungle out there

How does director Jon Favreau update Rudyard Kipling’s classic story “The Jungle Book,” already a Disney animated favorite from 1967? He looks to “Planet Earth.”

Seductive film captures essence of trumpeter Chet Baker

“Born to Be Blue” and Ethan Hawke capture that seductively soft-spoken character of Chet Baker to a T.

Latest ‘Barbershop’ cuts to political, racial issues of today

Arriving 14 years after the original “Barbershop,” and 12 after “Barbershop 2: Back in Business,” “Barbershop: The Next Cut” is saddled with the task of taking a familiar property and bringing it up to date.

Ben Affleck will star in and direct a solo Batman film

Ben Affleck will star in and direct a solo Batman film

Warner Bros. confirms it: Ben Affleck will direct and star in a solo Batman film in the near future.

For women in Hollywood, it's still the silent era

For women in Hollywood, it's still the silent era

By now, most people have heard of "the Bechdel test." To pass this famous three-part test, which measures whether female characters in a film are anything more than superficial, a movie has to 1) have at least two female characters 2) who talk to each other 3) about something other than a man.

'Demolition Man': Rising up from a breakdown

'Demolition Man': Rising up from a breakdown

With “Demolition,” French-Canadian director Jean-Marc Vallee establishes himself as an auteur. Having directed “Dallas Buyers Club” and “Wild,” he starts to reveal certain themes and patterns.

Mining some nuggets of hilarity in ‘The Boss’

Mining some nuggets of hilarity in ‘The Boss’

Melissa McCarthy is a two-man woman when it comes to her career.

The first movie completely shot on Go-Pro

“Hardcore Henry” is a front-row type of film. It should be seen and experienced in a theater.

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