Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

BIG BUDGET FILMS Columbiana (PG-13 for violence, sexuality, intense action sequences, disturbing images and brief profanity) Revenge thriller, set in Bogota, Colombia, about a young...

That’s My Boy: Sandler and Samberg Co-Star in Crude Father-Son Comedy

Anybody familiar with the work of Adam Sandler knows he built his career playing dimwitted characters like Billy Madison (1995), Happy Gilmore (1996) and...

Polar Opposite Partners Infiltrate H.S. in Unlikely-Buddies Comedy

Popular jock Greg Jenko (Channing Tatum) and social outcast Morton Schmidt (Jonah Hill) had nothing in common back when they were in high school,...

Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

BIG BUDGET FILMS The Avengers (PG-13 for intense violence and a drug reference) Marvel Comics screen adaptation finds peacekeeper Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) assembling...

Academy Award-Winning Best Picture Arrives on DVD

The year is 1927, and George Valentin (Jean Dujardin) is at the height of a flourishing career as a matinee idol. But that is...

Eco-Documentary Examines Toll Exacted by Unchecked Consumption of Natural Resources

Whether or not recent atmospheric trends are due to global warming, it’s pretty clear that humanity is playing a large part in climate change....

“Dark Girls” Documentary: Black Impediments to Accepting Why Black is Also Beautiful

She’s ugly. She’s dumb. She’s mean. She’s a mud duck. She’s covered in a layer of dirt that must be washed off. She’s pretty--...

Rust Belt ‘New Normal’ Chronicled in Diminished Dreams Documentary

Rich Hill, Missouri is a ghost town on hard times. Located about seventy miles south of Kansas City, the population of this once-thriving mining...

Movie Review: About Last Night

“All’s fair in love and war”—but these two couples are taking that too far. They can’t stop loving, and can’t stop bickering. Will they...

Legendary Actress Reflects on Life and Career in Revealing Biopic

The legendary Charlotte Rampling has been making movies since the mid-‘60s when she first stole scenes as the late Lynn Redgrave’s sidekick in “Georgy...

Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

BIG BUDGET FILMS Mirror Mirror (PG for action and mild crude humor) Overhaul of beloved classic fairytale has exiled Snow White (Lily Collins) returning to...

Harlem Provides Gritty Backdrop for Super-Realistic Survival Saga

When Djbril (Sy Alassane) left his native Senegal for the U.S., he harbored high hopes of making it as a musician. But while pursuing...