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'Louder than Words' could use a little more heart

"This is not a sad story," the little girl narrates at the opening of "Louder Than Words."

The little girl lies.

"Louder Than Words" is a tepid melodrama about the healing power that a death in the family can force upon the survivors.

It's ...

Colin Firth shines in 'Moonlight'

After dealing with the emotional breakdown at the core of "Blue Jasmine," a very contemporary tale of free-falling down the social ladder that won star Cate Blanchett the Best Actress Oscar, director / writer Woody Allen once again seeks refuge in...

Theater troupe takes on Jewish female stereotypes

LOS ANGELES -- Ronda Spinak squeezed more folding chairs into a living room, which that afternoon had been transformed, with much shuffling of couches and tables, into a temporary theater.

Moving around the space, she listened for echoes and ...

Writing dispute for film 'Belle' bubbles up again

LOS ANGELES -- It should be one of the unqualified successes of the year -- a period drama directed by, written by and starring women of color that found a large audience for a fact-based tale drawn from obscure history that shed light on the ...