FilmColumbia screenings augmented by filmmaker-led talks
10/21/2016 05:28 PM EDT
CHATHAM, N.Y. >> The organizers of FilmColumbia 2016 have lined up an extensive array of filmmakers to participate in a series of post-screening Q&A sessions. Full Story
Central characters bound by contrivances in "Jack Reacher — Never Go Back"
10/21/2016 04:34 PM EDT - It's not the acting or the action that makes "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" inferior to the original 2012 hit. Full Story
"Queen of Katwe" is an underdog chess movie with a spellbinding difference
10/21/2016 11:39 AM EDT - The colors and rhythms of life in the slums of Uganda are what set "Queen of Katwe" apart from other underdog chess movies. Full Story
Libel case fuels polished courtroom drama, "denial"
10/21/2016 11:39 AM EDT - Mick Jackson's "Denial" brings all the decorous polish of a British courtroom drama to the pungent libel case of a Holocaust denier. Full Story
Columbia County filmmaker Courtney Hunt brings her new movie, "The Whole Truth," to her home turf
10/21/2016 06:16 AM EDT - CHATHAM, N.Y. — Columbia County resident Courtney Hunt is bringing her latest film to her hometown film festival. Full Story
Ben Affleck's comic book superhero doesn't add up in "The Accountant"
10/14/2016 12:22 PM EDT - The bean counter cometh. In Gavin O'Connor's "The Accountant," starring Ben Affleck, the paper-pushing CPA — roughly the exact opposite of Schwarzenegger or Stallone — gets his shot at action hero stardom. Full Story
17-year-old rape case haunts "Birth of a Nation" filmmaker Nate Parker and ignites familiar debate
10/07/2016 01:20 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES >> As a rape survivor, actress AnnaLynne McCord has strong feelings about movies made by people accused of sexual assault. Full Story
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Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston split up
Taylor Swift decides Tom Hiddleston isn’t the one after all and hands him his walking papers.