by Christopher Rosen
For the moment, forget Madea. In 'Good Deeds,' Tyler Perry doesn't play his drag alter-ego, but rather a predictable businessman named Wesley Deeds, the type of guy with a great job, pretty fiance and stable family -- none of...
by John Mitchell
Doesn't it seem like just about every film vacation ends in gore and violence? In our experience, vacations usually end with margaritas. 'Retreat,' the latest entry in the vacation-terror genre, comes courtesy of first-time...
by Mike Bracken
SXSW Audience Award winner 'Attack the Block' has been picked up for distribution by Sony Screen Gems. Israeli actor, peace activist and star of 'Miral' Juliano Mer-Khamis was murdered in Jenin yesterday, right outside of...
by Joe Utichi
' Vanishing on 7th Street' It's a wonder this film, from director Brad Anderson, isn't based on one of Stephen King's legion of stories. In the best way possible, 'Vanishing on 7th Street' feels like it comes from the...
by Annette Bourdeau
If you're not afraid of the dark now, you just might be after seeing 'Vanishing on 7th Street.' The new post-apocalyptic thriller by director Brad Anderson ('The Machinist') stars Hayden Christensen, Thandie Newton, John...
Fine-boned and soft-spoken, Thandie Newton displays a deceptive fragility that is betrayed by the strong, resilient characters she often portrays. The actress was born in London in 1972 to a Zimbabwean mother and British father. Read Full Biography