The subtle performances of the leads, the remarkable Irrfan Khan and the engaging Nimrat Kaur, make 'The Lunchbox' a pleasure to watch.
NBC anchor Brian Williams is a standup comic in disguise. Leonard Malti
Tim pays homage to Ray Harryhausen and George Pal and people whose films he saw growing up and who also used this technique.
I can't think of another actor who acquired stardom so quickly, who held it for such a short time, and then kept it for such a long time. James Dean became a star in one calendar year, and then he left us. But he's still being talked about, he's still being revered, he's still being iconized forty y
The man responsible for the original 'King Kong,' Willis O'Brien, started experimenting with stop-action animated films for Thomas Edison in 1916 and 1917. A whole generation of special effects people grew up on these films.
She does the same reliable job you'd expect her to do. ... She has a track record that is long and solid enough that it can withstand the usual ups and downs of a starring career.
A good story is a good story, and I think kids relate well to good stories about identifiable characters. I have parents and grandparents stop me all the time to tell me kids watch these Disney Treasures all the time ï¿½ I can tell you from the feedback I'm getting, they are still great children's a
The last person to stand still and repeat himself was Walt Disney. He refused to repeat himself. So to think that he'd be making the same kind of film in the year 2001 that he made in 1941 is absurd.
She could be dogmatic, of course and Lord help you if you disagreed -- that was the tone of many of her reviews. But she spoke with great authority and great love. She loved movies and that was crystal clear every time you read her.
She's quite wonderful in that role. She's totally convincing as the mother who has to walk a fine line in raising that little boy. She's a terrific actress; there's never any sense that she's acting. She commits to any character she plays.
The year of 'Saving Private Ryan,' everybody was certain it was a lock. People thought it was a sure thing to win best picture given the subject matter (D-Day heroics) and the people behind it (Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks), until the middle of December.
He apparently had a Svengali-like approach or control over her and set out to mold and shape her every performance and appearance on screen, ... Those instances are rare, I think.
Los Angeles has the greatest concentration of surviving movie palaces in the United States, yet most residents have never been inside one of them.
Shailene Woodley is reason enough to see 'The Fault in Our Stars.'
I think the people who are making Christmas-themed movies today feel that people are more cynical about Christmas. There's more of an edge.
No one ever dreamt Mia Farrow had comedic abilities until she appeared in his films,
If you're willing to go along for this farcical ride, you'll find 'Dead Snow 2' to be one terrific zombie movie.
Television is what made It's a Wonderful Life the classic it is today.
Audiences deserve better.
Two remarkable men -- one young, one old -- fuel each other's spirits in the beautiful documentary Keep On Keepin' On.
If I were less than honest as a critic, I think people would spot that right away, and it would destroy my credibility.
Nobody ever puts a seat belt on in a movie. It's 'uncool.' I think that's incredibly irresponsible.
He's a good actor, and that's the main ingredient. We haven't seen him do much lighthearted material, but this is what will put him to the test.
Television is what made It's a Wonderful Life the classic it is today. Leonard Malti
You accept the characters Davis plays because you're not thinking about her [as a star],
Movie theaters still exist in spite of all of the alternatives that are available, video and video-on-demand and DVD and streaming video and all of these things.
She was one of these character actresses who could fill any number of roles. She played a lot of 'earth mother' types, especially in later years.
NBC anchor Brian Williams is a standup comic in disguise.
I'd find it hard to argue against anyone who's on the list. But lists are fundamentally silly. It's never going to be to everybody's satisfaction.
I think people in Hollywood are afraid of sentiment because they think audiences will reject it.