Bob Mondello appears in the following:
Friday, March 15, 2013
Two young actresses with substantial Hollywood pedigrees have the title roles in the new film Ginger & Rosa. Ginger is played by Dakota Fanning's 13-year-old sister, Elle, who already has more than 30 movie credits. Rosa is played by Alice Englert, daughter of Oscar-winning writer-director Jane Campion and star of ...
Friday, March 08, 2013
Oz the Great and Powerful tells the story of how the Wizard came to Oz, answering a question I suspect no one was asking, but with considerable digital wizardry.
The prequel begins in black and white, just the way you hope it will, with old-fashioned theatrical credits dissolving into a ...
Friday, March 01, 2013
Adaptations of fairy tales are everywhere you look. The TV show Once Upon a Time and the police procedural Grimm are in their second seasons. Hansel and his sister Gretel are at the cineplex hunting witches with machine guns. Jack, of beanstalk fame, starts slaying giants today. And those aren't ...
Sunday, September 16, 2012
Monday, September 03, 2012
Friday, August 24, 2012
A character we've yet to meet flies through the air in slow motion, above a busy New York street, arms and legs splayed. He's wearing a bike helmet, which is a good thing — because as The Who's "Baba O'Riley" pulses in the background and numbers come up on the ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Friday, January 20, 2012
Sunday, December 18, 2011
As Hollywood rolls out Oscar hopefuls over the next two months, there's a curious thread developing: Many of these films are set amidst the backdrop of wars — especially wars involving Great Britain.
From the World War I cavalry charge in Steven Spielberg's War Horse, to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's ...