‘The Rose Tattoo’: Marisa Tomei ‘valiant’ in ‘garbled’ Tennessee Williams revival

In recent years, Roundabout Theatre Company has demonstrated a knack for pairing stellar actresses in revivals by acclaimed playwrights, including Annette Bening in Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons” ...

Daniel

How does one make a movie about a hot-button political topic that's divided the nation for sixty years?  And if the facts of the case aren't fully known, how can one be sure that some news revelation ...

The Slap (Us)

Network: NBC Episodes: Eight (hour) Seasons: One TV show dates: February 12, 2015 -- April 2, 2015 Series status: Ended Performers include: Peter Sarsgaard, Thandie Newton, Uma Thurman, Makenzie ...

The Slap: NBC Series Ends with Low Ratings

It's not like there was any question but NBC has confirmed that there won't be a second season of The Slap, their low-rated Thursday night mini-series. The series ended as it began -- with poor ...

The Slap: Season One Ratings

NBC is billing The Slap as a mini-series so it doesn't seem like there's any danger of the series being cancelled. However, if the ratings are bad enough, they could certainly pull it before all eight ...

The Slap: Should NBC Drop the Thursday Night Series?

NBC recently unveiled a new mini-series on Thursday nights -- The Slap. How's the show been performing? Is it a big enough success that the network will want to make a second season somehow or, is it ...

How Did NBC's Slap Strike You?

How Did NBC's Slap Strike You? If you’ve seen any of NBC’s recent promos for its new miniseries The Slap, you may have been tricked into thinking that Zachary Quinto’s Harry is the lone bad guy in a group of do-gooders. But the ...

[DVD Review] Once More With Feeling

I really want Chazz Palminteri to be my therapist. To have him nod, squint his eyes, stare directly at me and offer advice on how to spot the good people in my life, like “Sonny” from A Bronx Tale ...

DVD Playhouse: June 2010

DVD Playhouse—June 2010 By Allen Gardner The White Ribbon (Sony) On the eve of Ww I, a small village in Germany is struck by a series of tragic, seemingly unconnected events until the townspeople, ...

Salman Rushdie, Adam Gopnik, Tony Kushner And Olympia Dukakis To Portray Radicals And Reformers In Great Evenings In The Great Hall At The Cooper Union

Great Evenings in the Great Hall, The Cooper Union?s dynamic performance series celebrating the college?s 150th anniversary, continues this fall with appearances by Salman Rushdie, Tony Kushner, Adam ...

Sundance in Pictures

We here at Cinematical usually dive head first into movies when we take on Sundance, but there's so much else going on here -- like panels, concerts, parties and ridiculous film critic fist fights. So ...

Co-Stars Toast Jones

Co-Stars Toast Jones Back Stage asked some of James Earl Jones' co-stars to share their memories of working with the legendary actor. Their responses -- ranging from words of praise and anecdotes to a genuine original ...