• Popular British detective novelist dies - 11/28/2014 12:01 PM EST
    (the associated press/IFC Films)
    'Birdman' gains six Spirit nominations

    11/26/2014 03:31 PM EST
    LOS ANGELES >> "Birdman," a dark comedy about show business, has taken flight with a leading six nominations for the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards. 
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    'The Theory of Everything' Eddie Redmayne accepts a challenge
    11/27/2014 09:28 AM EST - TORONTO >> Time is relative, especially for young actors tasked with playing brilliant theoretical physicists. Full Story

    Another high-IQ role for Benedict Cumberbatch
    11/27/2014 09:29 AM EST - TORONTO >> With characters like Sherlock Holmes, Julian Assange and Stephen Hawking, Benedict Cumberbatch has accumulated a filmography littered with high IQs. Full Story

    'Horrible Bosses 2' goes for the cheap and vulgar
    11/26/2014 12:20 PM EST - The characters of the modern workplace comedy, like the rest of us, don't know how to make a living anymore. Full Story

    Film Clips
    11/26/2014 12:09 PM EST - Big Hero 6: Inspired by Marvel comics of the same name, a boy with a plus-size inflatable robot transforms his friends into a band of high-tech heroes in an animated comedy-adventure. Full Story

    Review: A twist on the man-child romp in 'Laggies'
    11/26/2014 08:17 AM EST - Lynn Shelton is a curious, Pacific Northwest-bred hybrid of high-concept and low production value. Full Story

    'Penguins of Madagascar': Something for the kids
    11/26/2014 08:16 AM EST - For a movie that's more paint by numbers than Picasso, "Penguins of Madagascar" begins with something completely unexpected: a Werner Herzog voiceover. Full Story

    Redmayne stands out in "The Theory of Everything"
    11/24/2014 02:20 PM EST - The famed British physicist Stephen Hawking has never had small ideas or small ambitions, least of all his audacious youthful quest to find a "theory of everything" — one that would explain the entire universe in one simple equation. Full Story

    A broad mix of movies for the holidays
    11/21/2014 04:32 PM EST - By Bill Everhart Noble themes like World War 2 and the era it defined emerge in this year's roster of holiday films. Full Story

    "Hunger Games: MockingJay Part 1': Revolt is in the air
    11/21/2014 08:41 AM EST - All is not well in Panem. At the conclusion of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," Katniss's (Jennifer Lawrence) force-field shattering arrow left the society in turmoil. Full Story

    Cops: Woman drops cocaine baggie in police station

    UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor. Full Story
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    Iconic Mexican comedian 'Chespirito' dies at 85

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Televisa television network has announced the death of iconic Mexican comedian Roberto Gomez Bolanos. Full Story