“Lego Batman Movie” rides predecessor’s success

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Is the world asking for more superhero movies? The annual box office would argue audiences can’t get enough of the genre. But are...

9 movies to see over Valentine’s Day weekend

Jeff Turner SENIOR-STAFF WRITER Fifty Shades Darker The sequel to the commercial success “Fifty Shades of Grey” sees a new director and the premise getting sillier. Christian...

Shyamalan’s “Split” revives thriller themes

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR The career of M. Night Shyamalan started with so much promise. “The Sixth Sense” redefined what audiences expected for thrillers. “Unbreakable” and “Signs”...

The Oscars 2016

Jeff Turner A&E EDITOR The Oscars have been announced, and they offer up the most surprising contenders the show has seen in years. Some, like “Lion,”...

Hidden Figures Review

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR “Hidden Figures” is about the black women who made NASA’s missions to win the space race a success. This movie is a...

Cinema blast: Gateway’s best films of 2016

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER 10. Swiss Army Man “Swiss Army Man,” the directorial debut of the duo Daniels, uses so many tropes and throws so many...

Martin Scorses’s Silence explores historical faith

Jeff Turner A&E EDITOR “Silence” is a film legendary director Martin Scorsese has been trying to get made since he read the book in 1989. In...

La La Land Review

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Traditional musical is a rare find among theaters filled with big-budget action and superhero flicks. Audiences have likely forgotten, or even are unfamiliar with the musical...