Movie News & Reviews

Three tests

Entertainment Modified

Missouri crowds amid pandemic prompt real-life ‘Footloose’

With bars and nightclubs limiting capacity and closing early in the St. Louis area due to the coronavirus pandemic, neighboring establishments in St. Charles are seeing large and unruly crowds.

Entertainment Modified

Actor Ryan Reynolds looking to invest in Welsh soccer club

Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney could be getting into the soccer business.

Entertainment Modified

AP Entertainment Digest for Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020

Entertainment Modified

Disney delays ‘Black Widow,’ Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’

The Walt Disney Co. has further postponed its next mega-movies from Marvel, including “Black Widow,” while also postponing Steven Spielberg’s “West Side Story” a full year in the company’s latest recalibration due to the pandemic.

Entertainment Modified

Success of Ginsburg film inspires CNN look at John Lewis

In an indirect way, the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was responsible for CNN’s new documentary on the life of civil rights icon John Lewis.

Entertainment Modified

Miranda July dreams up a con family in ‘Kajillionaire’

“Kajilionaire” tells the story of a family of grifters living in Los Angeles.

Entertainment Modified

AP Entertainment Digest for Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020

Entertainment Modified

Review: Millie Bobby Brown has fun with ‘Enola Holmes’

Enola Holmes is the creation of American author Nancy Springer who wrote a series of six young adult novels about Sherlock and Mycroft’s teenage sister who becomes a scrappy detective in her own right.

Entertainment Modified

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

US-Apple-Movies-Top-10 for week ending 9/20/20.

Entertainment Modified

New this week: ‘Enola Holmes,’ Public Enemy and Bonnaroo

This week’s new entertainment releases include “Stranger Things” breakout star Millie Bobby Brown getting her first starring role in the Netflix film “Enola Holmes” and Public Enemy releases “What You Gonna Do When the Grid Goes Down?”.

Entertainment Modified

Review: ‘Agents of Chaos,’ from Russia, but not with love

HBO’s two-part film “Agents of Chaos” looks at how a whole bunch of Russian dirty tricks helped Donald Trump into the White House.

Entertainment Modified

Israeli and Emirati film industries to cooperate after deal

Film agencies in Israel and the United Arab Emirates have announced an agreement to collaborate on television production.

Entertainment Modified

Emmy winners highlight push for social justice

Regina King and Uzo Aduba used the come-as-you-are fashion edict for Sunday’s virtual Emmy Awards to highlight the national struggle for social justice.

Entertainment Modified

Partial list of Primetime Emmy Award winners

Canada’s “Schitt’s Creek” swept the comedy categories at Sunday’s Emmy Awards.

Entertainment Modified

The Latest: ‘Succession’ swipes the crown for best TV drama

“Succession” has taken its turn at the top.

Entertainment Modified

Chloé Zhao’s ‘Nomadland’ wins TIFF People’s Choice Award

After picking up Venice’s Golden Lion award, Chloé Zhao’s “Nomadland” has won another prestigious honor: The Toronto International Film Festival’s People’s Choice Award.

Entertainment Modified

Outlook not improving for beleaguered US movie theaters

About three quarters of the country’s movie theaters are open, but Americans are not going back to the movies in significant numbers in the COVID-era, even with new movies coming into the marketplace.

Entertainment Modified

Oops, says Emmy: ‘This Is Us’ actor gets award after mix-up

In a virtual Emmys version of the wrong-winner Oscars gaffe, Ron Cephas Jones’ guest actor award for “This Is Us” was announced for another nominee.

Entertainment Modified

Jude Law, Carrie Coon on the moody marital drama ‘The Nest’

Writer-director Sean Durkin returns to the big screen with his first film in nearly 10 years following his breakout debut “Martha Marcy May Marlene.”.