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  • 'Hugo' is excellent
    'Hugo' is excellent
    When a movie combines 1930s Paris as a backdrop, the birth of cinema, a grand train station complete with divine clocks and eccentric regulars, and children wiser than their elders, it is bound to be glorious. Add to the mix the directing power of...
  • Apple's 12 Days of Gifts: Hugo
    Apple's 12 Days of Gifts: Hugo
    The 12 Day of Gifts app in iTunes has released their free gift for the fifth day. This one isn’t an app or a game but a movie. “Hugo” will be free today to download, according to AppAdvice on Dec. 30.“Hugo” is usually...
  • Jack Vance dies: Award-winning author dead at 96
    Jack Vance dies: Award-winning author dead at 96
    Award-winning author Jack Vance dies at 96 according an ABC News report on May 30, 2013. He wrote over 60 mystery, fantasy, and science fiction books. He died at home in Oakland, California."Vance also collected a number of awards over the...
  • Johnny Depp to make Don Quixote films
    Disney closes deal on Johnny Depp-produced Don Quixote film (Video)
    Announced by Deadline today, December 5, 2012, Disneyhas officially closed a deal for an untitled pitch to be written bySteve Pink(“Accepted,” “Grosse Point Blank,” and“Knight and Day”) Jeff Morris (“The...
  • Johnny Depp to make Don Quixote films
    Disney closes deal on Johnny Depp-produced Don Quixote film
    Announced by Deadline today, December 5, 2012, Disneyhas officially closed a deal for an untitled pitch to be written bySteve Pink(“Accepted,” “Grosse Point Blank,” and“Knight and Day”) Jeff Morris (“The...
  • Shutter Island
    Scorsese at 70: The Legend (2010s & Now)
    The start of the 21st century had been remarkable for Martin Scorsese. He began a remarkable streak of box office success, when he paired himself with a new constant leading man in Leonardo DiCaprio. Yet during that run, he continued to have the...
  • Scorsese in Round Midnight
    Scorsese at 70: Martin the actor
    WRITER'S NOTE: 2012 marks the 70th birthday of Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese. So during the year, the National Classic Cinema Examiner will present a series of articles marking this great milestone. This article focuses on the...
  • Sandy Powell
    Scorsese at 70: A great designing force named Sandy
    WRITER'S NOTE: 2012 marks the 70th birthday of Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese. So during the year, the National Classic Cinema Examiner will present a series of articles marking this great milestone. This article focuses on the...
  • Remaining Baltimore film festivals show latest hits
    Remaining Baltimore film festivals show latest hits
    The Columbia Lakefront Film Festival at 10221 Wincopin Circle continues this week with another set of three films, all beginning at 8 p.m. Bring the kids to watch “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax” (2012) on Friday August 31, or “The...
  • Free movie festivals this week
    Free movie festivals this week
    Get out and see some of your favorite movies in various locations throughout the Baltimore area.Columbia Lakefront Film Festival will show horse films this week, “National Velvet” (1944) on Monday July 16, and “War Horse” ...
  • DVD review: Hugo
    DVD review: Hugo: A tender story that is accentuated by great cinematograpy
    Hugo (PG) is a wondrous, imaginative incarnation that creatively intertwines fantastic imagery with great story telling to bring an extremely unique movie going experience. It is a clever mystery that is submerged in a whimsical and enjoyable tale...
  • 'Hugo' (2011)
    Summer Movie Express offers kid friendly films
    Selected theaters around the country are participating in the Summer Movie Express, a program that screens kid friendly pictures during matinee hours for only $1 a ticket. Participating theaters include Regal Cinemas, United Artists, and Edwards...
  • Movie Watching in Hugo
    Summer Films Festivals provide kids with the chance to appreciate film
    The summer is a time for kids to watch movies. Big budget films are released when they can optimize ticket sales and so far Marvel’s Avengers is breaking box office records and Focus Features released Moonrise Kingdom in four theaters taking...
  • Hugo
    Summer movie express: movies for $1
    Another year brings the Regal Entertainment Group’s Summer Movie Express to Baltimore area theaters to provide you with an inexpensive family outing. Regal theaters in Silver Spring, Glen Burnie, Hunt Valley, Frederick, and other locations...
  • Hugo
    Redbox rundown: February 28, 2012
    Hey Ames readers! Check out the latest films in area Redbox machines this week.The Big Year (Rated PG) Jack Black, Steve Martin, and Owen Wilson play three die-hard birdwatchers who all set out to have a “big year” which means seeing...