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Providence Fall Theater Preview

By Joe Siegel | Aug 31
Rhode Island theatergoers will be treated to some classic dramas, showstopping musicals and a batch of comedies this fall.

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Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Citizenfour

By Michael Cox | Aug 31
Imagine if a documentary filmmaker followed Woodward and Bernstein when they went to visit Deep Throat. At moments in "Citizenfour," you may feel like a similar experience is taking place.

Horror Master Wes Craven Dies at 76

Aug 30
Wes Craven, whose "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream" movies made him one of the most recognizable names in the horror film genre, has died. He was 76.

'Compton' Tops Box Office For 3rd Week; 'War Room' Surprises

By Jake Coyle | Aug 30
The Christian drama "War Room" made a surprise bid for the box-office lead, Zac Efron's music drama "We Are Your Friends" fell completely flat and the N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton" keeps chugging along.

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: House of Bamboo

By Jake Mulligan | Aug 29
Mt. Fuji lords over the opening robbery sequence. It's the first of many densely composed images in the film, but it's hardly the only one to suggest that the character's fates are being impacted by forces larger than any individual person.

Student Academy Award Winners to Spend A Week in Hollywood

Aug 28
The academy has announced the winners of its Student Academy Awards, and says the student filmmakers will spend a week in Los Angeles as its guests before accepting their awards at a ceremony on Sept. 17.

Robert Redford Takes a Walk Through his Classic Buddy Roles

By Lindsey Bahr | Aug 28
When Robert Redford first acquired the film rights to Bill Bryson's memoir "A Walk in the Woods," he knew exactly who he wanted to play his Appalachian Trail hiking comrade: Paul Newman. When Newman died in 2008, the project nearly died, too.

Lee, Rowlands, Reynolds to Receive Honorary Academy Awards

By Sandy Cohen | Aug 28
Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds are the season's first Oscar winners.

'We Are Your Friends' Director Schooled By MTV's 'Catfish'

By Lauri Neff | Aug 28
Fans of MTV's "Catfish: The TV Show" may notice something familiar in the new film "We Are Your Friends."

Lavender Effect Oral History Project to Launch on World AIDS Day

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 28
With a $10,000 Cal Humanities' Community Stories grant, matched by $10,000 from the City of West Hollywood, THE LAVENDER EFFECT® will create "YOUNG CITY AT WAR: Stories from West Hollywood During the AIDS Epidemic."

Cinema Review :: Z for Zachariah

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 28
There's no need for mobs of extras in rot makeup here, and no call for endless scenes of extravagant slaughter. The mayhem is completely notional -- and emotional.

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