More than 120 incarcerated men, as well as dozens of prison guards, play roles large and small in Madeleine Sackler's "O.G.," a drama believed to be the first fiction film ever made entirely within the walls of a maximum security prison.
The cliffhanger that closes out Margaret Atwood's 1985 feminist dystopia novel, "The Handmaid's Tale," has mystified Bruce Miller, the showrunner behind Hulu's television adaption, ever since he read the book in college not long after the book's release.
Who is Grace Jones, exactly? Is she a musician, a stage performer, an interpreter of songs, an actress, a model, a muse? The documentary "Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami," now playing in select theaters, puts forth the answer as all of the above and more.
Pixar and Disney animation head John Lasseter's six-month leave of absence is coming to end as more allegations about inappropriate behavior – including his treatment of women and credit-hogging – have come to light.
"Avengers: Infinity War" is a lot of movie. You can hate it and still say that much with confidence. Its various, overlapping fan bases won't hold what they don't like against it, I bet. "A lot," though, doesn't mean it's much fun or even very good.
BEIRUT. 3 stars. Well-acted, well written thriller about a bitter, failed diplomat (Jon Hamm) recalled to Lebanon during its civil war to negotiate a hostage exchange, a dangerous and complex affair involving competing factions within the U.S. contingent (Rosamund Pike, Shea Whigham, Dean Norris), militia groups and Israeli intelligence. Written by Tony Gilroy, directed by Brad Anderson. 1 hr. 49 R (violence) – Gary Thompson
The Chilean director Sebastian Lelio is already having quite the 2018. In March, he scooped up an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film for "A Fantastic Woman," his whimsical and harrowing portrait of a transgender woman trying to survive the aftermath of her lover's death. His new film, "Disobedience," is making waves for its daring depiction of a complex erotic relationship between two women, played by Rachel Weisz and Rachel McAdams.
The summer movie season will kick off early this weekend with "Avengers: Infinity War," the third installment in Disney and Marvel Studios' sprawling "Avengers" saga that may push the Marvel cinematic universe to new heights.
The Latest: The head of the International Committee of the Red Cross says the organization has been "flooded" with about 13,000 requests in the last six months from Syrians looking for missing family members.
Stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return alongside executive producers Steven Spielberg and Colin Trevorrow for Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Pratt and Howard are joined by co-stars James Cro