Zoolander 2 is a glitter bomb – part glitter, part bomb
Tom Tangney | February 11, 2016 6:13 pmIt's been a long time since Zoolander stunned with his signature looks, and since Hansel was so hot. Can they bring their magic back to the big screen?
'Hail, Caesar!' qualifies as a 'pastiche picture'
Tom Tangney | February 05, 2016 10:17 amThe Oscar-winning Coen brothers' new film, "Hail, Caesar!" is a cheeky, lightweight romp through old-time Hollywood.
'45 Years' presents compelling view of human relationships
Tom Tangney | January 28, 2016 12:17 pmVeteran actress Charlotte Rampling is a first-time Oscar nominee for Best Actress, thanks to her role as a long-married woman in the new film, "45 Years."
The Oscars don't have a problem, Hollywood does
Richard D. Oxley | January 22, 2016 6:10 pmFilm critic Tom Tangney argues that the Oscars aren't discriminating against black actors and actresses, but there is a problem in Hollywood.
Charlie Kaufman strikes again with 'Anomalisa'
Tom Tangney | January 15, 2016 7:12 amThe creative force behind "Being John Malkovich," "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," and "Synecdoche, New York," is back with another brilliant, ambitious, quirky, disturbing, affecting, and yes, profound film.
'Revenant' leads Oscar nominations
January 14, 2016 9:05 amThe brutal 1820s frontier saga "The Revenant" landed a leading 12 nominations for the 88th annual Academy Awards, while the acting categories were again filled entirely by white performers.
The Benghazi controversy gets Hollywood treatment
Tom Tangney | January 11, 2016 7:04 pmThe controversial Benghazi attack is depicted in the new Michael Bay movie, "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi," opening later this week.
Despite all the artistic firepower, ‘The Revenant' peters out
Tom Tangney | January 08, 2016 7:16 amIs "The Revenant" worth all the effort the cast and crew obviously poured into this particular venture?
Top movies of 2015
Tom Tangney | January 04, 2016 8:53 amBefore we charge forward into 2016, let's talk about some unfinished business from last year.
5 movies to see this Christmas week
Tom Tangney | December 24, 2015 8:04 amTom Tangney reviews five "pretty good" movies this Christmas week.