Hungry for premiere, concessions

Photos from the premiere of "The Hunger Games" at Aksarben Cinema.


’50/50′ tackles life with cancer

It's rare to find a movie about battling cancer that's both raw and real with a humorous undertone, but "50/50" does just that.


Pattinson stuns in ‘Water for Elephants’

Robert Pattinson proves he is more than just a sparkly bloodsucker in his latest film, "Water for Elephants." Outshining two Oscar winners in most of his scenes, Pattinson delivers with passion and intensity absent from the "Twilight" films.


Copy cat plot slows down “Lockout”

If you want to know the plot of the new Luc Besson-produced action movie "Lockout," put yourself in a late 80s, early 90s mindset and imagine movies like "Die Hard," "Escape from New York" and "Blade Runner" all mashed together.


‘Lorax’ brings Dr. Seuss tale to life

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not." These are the words that conclude Dr. Seuss's 1971 classic story, "The Lorax," as well as the movie version of the tale.


‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows’ better than the prequel

Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Watson return for a suspenseful new adventure in "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows." Based on the novels of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as detective Sherlock Holmes and Jude Law returns as his trusted colleague Dr. John Watson.


Not always pretty, but ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ still a must-see movie

Some have called "Zero Dark Thirty" an amoral movie, and I can understand why they'd feel that way. The film is initially more concerned with laying out facts (the film claims to be based on first-hand accounts) than getting a point across.
 


’21 Jump Street’ a rare remake exception

I'm sure half the people in attendance at the advanced screening of "21 Jump Street" either weren't alive for or barely old enough to remember the show generally regarded as Johnny Depp's breakout role.