Les Misérables (2012)

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Eddie Redmayne, Amanda Seyfried, Sacha Baron Cohen, Helena Bonham Carter, Samantha Barks Directed by: Tom Hooper PG-13. 158 mins An enormous spectacle that will satisfy fans but may exhaust those not already devoted to the cause. Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech) brings this famed stage production to the…

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Gary Oldman, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman Directed by: Christopher Nolan PG-13. 165 mins A somewhat clunky conclusion to Nolan’s epic Batman trilogy. The Dark Knight Rises is visually luscious and exploding with geeky references but where is the depth that we so loved from…

Rio (2011)

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx, George Lopez, Tracy Morgan, Jemaine Clement, Rodrigo Santoro, Leslie Mann, Jane Lynch, Wanda Sykes, will.i.am Directed by: Carlos Saldanha G. 99 mins Charming characters come to life with vibrant animation in this kids flick that offers more fun and adventure than most of its kind. The makers of…

Love and Other Drugs (2010)

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Anne Hathaway, Oliver Platt, Josh Gad, Hank Azaria, Gabriel Macht, Judy Greer Directed by: Edward Zwick R. 112 mins A mature rom-com that, despite sexy leads delivering both laughter and drama, is severely lacking narrative focus. Jake Gyllenhaal plays Jamie, the charming, yet oversexed pharmaceutical salesman who never wanted to commit until…

Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Matt Lucas, Crispin Glover Directed by: Tim Burton PG. 109 mins In his attempt to transform Lewis Carroll’s beloved and nonsensical adventure into a kid-friendly Disney tale, he robs us of all the magic and heart – despite some splendid visuals. Mia Wasikowska charms as…

Rachel Getting Married (2008)

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Rosemarie DeWitt, Bill Irwin, Debra Winger, Tunde Adebimpe, Mather Zickel Directed by: Jonathan Demme R. 113 mins A flawed experiment that succeeds thanks to some amazing acting. It’s time for Rachel (Rosemarie DeWitt) to get married and the house is buzzing with activity and the weather looks great too.. then, her sister…

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, Stanley Tucci, Simon Baker, Adrian Grenier, Tracie Thoms Directed by: David Frankel PG-13. 109 mins Witty and brilliantly produced, The Devil Wears Prada has the perfect combination of saucy performances and a sweet message. Based on Lauren Weisberger’s popular novel, it’s the story of one awkward girl from…