The Homesman

The Homesman

It takes a long time to happen and doesn’t last long enough but there are passages in The Homesman when Tommy Lee Jones’ taciturn, acerbic old-man-of-the-West George Briggs and Hilary Swank’s god-fearing spinster Mary Bee Cuddy work in tandem against forces of Man and Nature.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Katniss is back and District 13 has her. If you don’t know what that sentence means, then you’ve been avoiding a worldwide phenomenon. Just to quickly fill you in: Katniss Everdeen is the heroine of Suzanne Collins’ Hunger Games trilogy of fantasy tales, which has sold over 50 million copies in the U.S. alone

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything

James Marsh, director Anthony McCarten, script based on Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen by Jane Wilde Hawking Starring: Eddie Redmayne (Stephen Hawking), Felicity Jones (Jane Hawking), Charlie Cox (Jonathan Hellyer Jones), Emily Watson (Isobel Hawking),...
Rosewater

Rosewater

Jon Stewart, director and scriptwriter based on the memoir Then They Came for Me by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy Starring: Gael Garcia Bernal (Maziar Bahari), Shohreh Aghdashloo (Moloojoon, Bahari’s mother), Kim Bodnia (Rosewater), Haluk Bilginer (Baba “father”...
Horns

Horns

Alexandre Aja, director Keith Bunin, script based on the novel by Joe Hill Starring: Daniel Radcliffe (Ignatius “Ig” Perrish), Max Minghella (Lee Tourneau), Juno Temple (Merrin Williams), Joe Anderson (Terry Perrish), Kelli Garner (Glenna), Heather Graham (Waitress),...
Maps to the Stars

Maps to the Stars

David Cronenberg, director Bruce Wagner, script Starring: Julianne Moore (Havana Segrand), Mia Wasikowska (Agatha Weiss), John Cusack (Dr. Stafford Weiss), Robert Pattinson (Jerome Fontana), Olivia Williams (Cristina Weiss), Sarah Gadon (Clarice Taggart), Evan Bird...