By Matt Pais, RedEye movie critic Watch Matt on “You & Me This Morning,” Friday at 6:55 a.m. on WCIU, the U firstname.lastname@example.org &...MORE>>
Recently at a New York deli, a woman called the employees idiots and said both they and the way they cooked her food were disgusting. Kathleen Hanna, long a powerful voice for human decency as frontwoman for influential...MORE>>
About six months ago, “Philomena” star Steve Coogan—the hilarious English actor perhaps best known in America for his roles in “Tropic Thunder” and “The Other Guys”—shot a pilot...MORE>>
When director Alex Gibney was making an uplifting movie about Lance Armstrong’s 2009 comeback—before the confirmation of rumors about the champion cyclist’s doping and before Gibney remade the film into...MORE>>
It's somewhat unfair to note that nothing I've seen for the 31st annual Reeling film festival (Thursday through Nov. 14, most screenings $10-$12) comes close to the quality of "Blue is the Warmest Color," the three-hour...MORE>>
"There are tons of movies I wanted to see but didn't have time for. Why would I care about the variety of obscure international flicks or bigger American titles that open a few weeks later at the Chicago International Film...MORE>>
Given the choice of having anything dumped on her head, “Carrie” star Chloe Grace Moretz of course wouldn’t choose blood. Her preference: Gummy bears.MORE>>
For Adam Scott, a childhood birthday party may have been one of the biggest moments of his young life. Why? He received an Imperial ship from “Star Wars.”MORE>>
Alexa Vega, now 25, obviously looks much different as a scantily clad badass in “Machete Kills” than she did 13 years ago when the film’s director Robert Rodriguez first started working with her on “...MORE>>
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Many people want to believe that what they see in movies is real.MORE>>
Sam Rockwell supports the quiet, small-town, everybody-knows-your-business lifestyle depicted in the indie noir “A Single Shot.” Sort of.MORE>>
Some six months before the Oscars, nomination forecasters have already asked “Short Term 12” star Brie Larson if she’s picked out her dress.MORE>>
RedEye's Matt Pais chats with the actor over breakfast at Brunch in River North....
RedEye's Matt Pais chats with the actor over breakfast at Brunch in River North.