Trump’s inaugural fiasco

Even before reports of low attendance at President Donald Trump’s inauguration, his administration encountered an issue that was unprecedented in modern history: no one wanted to perform.
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‘Alexander’ struggles with targeted audience

Recently, the movie industry has adopted the tactic of translating classic children’s stories into films. “The Chronicles of Narnia,” “Ramona and Beezus” and “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” are all based on children’s books that, though they are decades old, have come to grace the silver screen within the
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5 must-see films from the 2014 Cannes Film Festival

If your Netflix queue has been in a bit of a summer slump, don’t fear! The prizewinners of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival were announced last week, which means there is a treasure trove of soon-to-be-released films from around the world awaiting you. Here are five of those films to
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‘Despicable Me 2’ fails to live up to its predecessor

Animated sequel proves lovable yet predictable

There are so many characteristics of “Despicable Me 2” that parallel its prequel that one almost expects the movie to be good at least for its familiarity. Once again, Gru must decide between good and evil when new characters arrive on the scene to steal his heart. This time, instead
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