When Nick Schenk wrote the screenplay for “Gran Torino,” he said star and director Clint Eastwood didn’t change a word — a highly unusual occurrence in the land of endless rewrites. The Minnesota native had a different experience with “The Judge.”
Updated: September 12, 2014, - 03:56 PM
Minnesota-raised screenwriter Nick Schenk penned the high-profile, Midwest-set “The Judge,” starring Downey and Duvall.
Updated: September 10, 2014, - 01:02 PM
REVIEW: “The Identical” explores a “What if he survived?” story line, rich with possibilities, and squanders it on a mess of a movie bogged down by earnest intentions.
Updated: September 04, 2014, - 02:47 PM
REVIEW: ‘The One I Love’ puts a freaky “Twilight Zone” spin on patching up a marriage.
Updated: September 04, 2014, - 02:37 PM
A new horror pic by the St. Paul-raised brothers was shot underground in Paris. Waaaay underground.
Updated: August 30, 2014, - 04:37 PM
“Life of Crime” boasts a great cast, but plays tamer than the best Elmore Leonard-inspired movies.
Updated: August 29, 2014, - 11:13 AM
“Frank” is weird, wonderful and best of all, truly original.
Updated: August 28, 2014, - 03:44 PM
REVIEW: A young car-crash victim hovers between life and death in “If I Stay,” a first-love tear-jerker that could have aimed higher.
Updated: August 21, 2014, - 02:13 PM
REVIEW: “A Dame to Kill For” is brutally stylish, but the filmmakers get so caught up in their orgy of buns, guns and destruction that they forget about connecting dots to create a semblance of a whole.
Updated: August 21, 2014, - 02:12 PM