In a real-life Cinderella story, first-time actor Barkhad Abdi of Minneapolis was nominated for best supporting actor. Directors Joel and...
Updated: January 16, 2014, - 02:34 PM
Colin Covert handicaps the nominees for best picture.
Updated: January 16, 2014, - 12:47 PM
Director Steve McQueen, who took the stage with cast members and backers, including Minneapolis-based producer William Pohlad, said the award was “a shock.”
Updated: January 13, 2014, - 09:17 AM
Plucked from obscurity for a big role in “Captain Phillips,” Barkhad Abdi finds himself a media darling in the midst of awards season.
Updated: January 12, 2014, - 12:17 PM
Oscar-winner Asghar Farhadi’s native country inspires his dark, circular dramas, even as he works in France.
Updated: January 10, 2014, - 11:20 AM
REVIEW: “Lone Survivor” is gripping, unrelenting, brutally proficient moviemaking, a just-the-facts war movie about four Navy SEALS on an Afghan mission gone fatally wrong.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 04:47 PM
REVIEW: Ben Stiller's meek Walter Mitty has bold dreams of adventure, but the movie he's in remains indecisive.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 02:54 PM
REVIEW: “The Past” is a compelling mystery tale wrapped in a riveting family drama, with the death throes of a marriage cloaking deeper, fouler things.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 02:28 PM
Brief looks at two new documentaries: "The Crash Reel," about professional snowboarder Kevin Pearce, and "Divorce Corp.," about the big money behind divorce proceedings.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 02:23 PM