The Malta Independent 24 June 2018, Sunday

Cinema

'Enough Said' a winning comic romance

Wednesday, 9 October 2013, 14:49 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Beholding the late James Gandolfini doing a lovely job in a change-of-pace role significantly intensifies the already funny/sad aspects of "Enough Said," an engaging comic romance set amid...

Does her acting debut mark new chapter for Pink?

Monday, 7 October 2013, 14:45 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Alecia Moore, better known as Grammy-winning singer Pink, makes her acting debut in "Thanks for Sharing." But the 34-year-old isn't pursuing other roles. She isn't even in a rush to...

Opposites attract at high speeds in 'Rush'

Saturday, 5 October 2013, 15:47 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Maybe, just maybe, Ron Howard and screenwriter Peter Morgan are perfect opposites: one a swinging playboy, the other a cold calculator.   They have twice now collaborated on what you might...

'Law & Order: SVU' returns with cliffhanger

Friday, 4 October 2013, 15:46 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" will be paying tribute to its ripped-from-the-headlines heritage this season, the drama's executive producer said.   The show...

'Insidious' sequel delivers scares, laughs

Thursday, 3 October 2013, 15:45 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Three years after "Insidious" introduced moviegoers to the Lambert family and its troubling connection to the spirit world, the stars and filmmakers have reunited for another installment....

De Niro takes over Gandolfini miniseries role

Wednesday, 2 October 2013, 15:44 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

De Niro takes over Gandolfini miniseries role    HBO says Robert De Niro will step into a project that was thrown into question by the death of James Gandolfini.   HBO said...

'Cloudy 2' _ gorgeous visuals, cheesy puns

Tuesday, 1 October 2013, 15:43 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

The FLDSMDFR lives!   It's not too much of a spoiler to tell you that, because without the FLDSMDFR, more precisely known as the Flint Lockwood Diatonic Super Mutating Dynamic Food...

Baggage Claim' lost on arrival

Monday, 30 September 2013, 15:42 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Sometimes you have to travel 30,000 miles just to appreciate the guy who lives down the hall — or so goes "Baggage Claim," a movie about a Flight Attendant Barbie type who runs herself...

'Thanks for Sharing' is funny but shallow

Sunday, 29 September 2013, 15:23 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

With a subject as specific as sex addiction, comparisons to 2011's "Shame" are inevitable. That dark drama was a deep-probe character study, intensely focused on a man consumed by his...

Sturdy Diesel, lousy dialogue in 'Riddick'

Saturday, 28 September 2013, 15:22 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

"Somewhere along the way I lost a step," says Vin Diesel, aka that gravelly voiced, visually impaired, planet-hopping outlaw and badass they call Riddick. "I went and got...

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