ArtsBeat: Liam Neeson Tops Box Office Once Again With ‘Non-Stop' Non-Stop", a thriller starring Liam Neeson as a U.S. air marshal trying to stop a string of murders on an international flight, collected $30 million in ticket sales to soar into the lead at the domestic box office. It swept the week's other new film,... 03/1/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
THE 10 BEST MOVIES OF 2008 You'll find in this week's Gusto only nine movies are listed. Inadvertently omitted was Andrew Wagner's sublime little movie starring Frank Langella "Starting Out in the Evening." It was Langella's OTHER great performance in 2008, besides his role as ... 12/25/2008 - 11:00 am | View Link
James Brown gets the big-screen treatment next Friday in "Get On Up," the latest from director Tate Taylor ("The Help"). It's a gamble: Few musical figures are as towering as the Godfather of Soul, but biographical films have not been dependable sellers of late. Here's how some recent examples have fared, with domestic grosses from boxofficemojo.com:
Tetsuya Nomura, the man responsible for creating Kingdom Hearts as well as designing some of Final Fantasy's most iconic characters, has unveiled a new interpretation of Batman, and it's pretty eccentric.
Currently on display at San Diego Comic-Con, the new version of Batman was done to celebrate an upcoming line of Square Enix and DC Comics-produced collectible figurines, which will be sold under the title Variant Play Arts Kai series.
While purists are unlikely to be convinced, it's certainly a unique take on Gotham's Dark Knight.
After 20 minutes, 'Lucy' script stops living up to Scarlett Johansson's potentialLe schlockmeister Luc Besson has no beef with men and guns, or he wouldn't have made the "Transporter" movies with Jason Statham. Or written "Taken." But in the world according to Besson, older girls ("La Femme Nikita") and young women in wee skirts and stiletto heels, gliding in slow motion toward their latest deserving victims of firearm violence, carrying nicely polished automatic weapons in each perfectly manicured hand — that's the stuff, that's what makes Besson Besson.