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Film Review: ‘A Murder in Mansfield’

The words “true crime” have never lost their dime-store tabloid allure. Yet most of us realize that when a story of extreme and shocking violence taps our voyeuristic curiosity, that doesn’t necessarily make it “low.” Ambitious documentary filmmakers have long understood that true-crime material, when treated as the dimension of the human experience it is, can emerge as something spookily resonant ...

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The Kids Are Given a Mission in New ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Trailer

Disney has released a new trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s “A Wrinkle in Time,” as well as four first look photos. The trailer depicts even more of the strange worlds that Meg Murray (Storm Reid), her younger brother Charles Wallace Murray (Deric McCabe), and school friend Calvin O’Keefe (Levi Miller) enter after Charles Wallance and Meg’s father ...

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Film Review: ‘A Gray State’

Anyone who engages in online public discourse these days, even on the most mainstream news sites, has become accustomed to an ever-growing trend: People introducing conspiracy theories as if they were agreed-upon fact. The end of the Obama presidency has done nothing to soften the absolute certainty of many that he was “born in Kenya,” to name just one long-running, ...

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Fiona Apple Covers Fats Domino on “A Prairie Home Companion”: Listen

Fiona Apple performed on the latest episode of the Minnesota Public Radio program “A Prairie Home Companion.” She played “Werewolf,” “Fast As You Can,” and covered Fats Domino’s “Ain’t That a Shame” with host Chris Thile. Listen to the full episode here. Apple’s performances begin at 20:14, 1:26:04, and 1:32:06, respectively. She recently played Trans-Pecos Festi… RSS: News

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Justin Bieber Thanks Church Leader Josh Mehl for Making Him ‘a Better Man' — See His Touching Message

In keeping on track with his promise on Instagram, Bieber seemingly rekindled his friendship with ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez. The two were spotted on Sunday in Studio City, California. A source told ET that “they are not dating, it’s nothing romantic,” with a second source adding, “Justin and Selena are just friends right now. They reconnected and, right now, Justin wants to ...

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‘How to Get Away With Murder’s’ Aja Naomi King to Star in ‘A Girl From Mogadishu’

“How to Get Away With Murder” star Aja Naomi King is portraying Somali activist Ifrah Ahmed in the biopic “A Girl From Mogadishu.” Principal photography has started in Belgium with Ireland-based Pembridge Pictures and Belgium-based Umedia as the production companies. Production will be completed in February in Ireland and Morocco. Martha Cango Antonio, Barkhad Abdi, and Somalian musician Maryam Mursals ...

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