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West Point to Give Award to Actor Gary Sinise

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WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Military Academy will honor the man who portrayed Lt. Dan in "Forrest Gump" when it gives actor Gary Sinise its annual Thayer Award. Sinise, also known for his role in the TV show "CSI: New York," will receive the award at West Point on Oct. 22. The award is named for a former West Point superintendent and is gi... more

Drones Providing Film and TV Viewers a New Perspective

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A dazed and bloodied student who had just been mugged stumbled down a darkened alleyway in a slum. He lifted his shirt, revealing a gaping wound, before collapsing on the ground as curious onlookers gathered around. Buzzing some 20 feet above the crowd of extras was a drone, its whirling blades humming like a swarm of bees. The aircraft carried... more

Daniel Craig: I'm Over James Bond

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LONDON (AP) — Actor Daniel Craig has said he wants to move on from the James Bond franchise and that, for now, he would rather slit his wrists than do another Bond movie. In an interview with Time Out magazine, in which he was asked whether he could imagine doing another Bond film, Craig said: "Now? I'd rather break this glass and slash my wris... more

Fukunaga Stuns With Powerful 'Beasts of No Nation'

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The story of the child soldier is not one that the movies have been clamoring to tell. What could be gleaned from giving this insidious reality a narrative platform? The hardening of a young soul in this context is not something that can or should be observed casually, after all, and for many it's easier not to look at all. That's why Cary Joji... more

'Malala' Is a Gripping Story, Eloquently Told

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many people know the basic elements of the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who was the youngest person ever to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. But "He Named Me Malala" retells that story in a deft and affecting way. Director Davis Guggenheim, who made the Oscar-winning "An Inconvenient Truth" and the contro... more

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