Bare Strength

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Saturday Nov 1, 2014
Photographer Michael Stokes' new photo essay is bold and perfectly titled. "Bare Strength" is a powerful and super-charged look through his lens at the male physique that inspires modern-day heroism plus a whole lot more.

Los Angeles Plays Itself

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Saturday Nov 1, 2014
To call this a video essay, a presentation, or a lecture would be beyond unfair - Andersen's work is more like a cinematic mixtape. A very thoughtful one.

Horns

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Despite a strong performance from Daniel Radcliffe, "Horns" is a sloppy, tonally jarring and misogynistic piece of work.

Nightcrawler

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
"Nightcrawler" looks at the underside of the television news business by focusing on a bottom-feeder: an enterprising, morally compromised videographer played with chilling accuracy by Jake Gyllenhaal.

Steel Magnolias

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Atlanta's Alliance Theatre stages the gay cult classic, 'Steel Magnolias' through Nov. 9.

MFA Hosts Free 'Rosewater' Screening Tuesday

By Robert Nesti | Friday Oct 31, 2014
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), hosts a special presentation of Jon Stewart's directorial debut Rosewater on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 6:30 pm in Remis Auditorium at the MFA.

The Real Thing

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Tom Stoppard stages an emotional drama about love and the human condition, running through the end of the year at American Airlines Theatre.

The Vanishing

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
"The Vanishing" isn't your traditional horror movie; isn't standard-issue Halloween fare. The interest here is psychological.

Pumpkinhead II

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Apart from a few scenes with murky atmosphere, the 1994 film won't scare you as much as how many 1980's actors you will recognize. From Soleil Moon Frye ("Punky Brewster") to Kane Hodder ("Jason X"), this bloody feature has it all.

The Last Ship

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Sting brings to stage a musical inspired by the Wallsend community where he was born.

F For Fake

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Welles was a great rarity: One of the cinema's poets.