Movies


 Christine Starkey is among the cast of "The Other Side" shot in Western Pennsylvania and screening Sunday at the Hollywood Theater in Dormont.

Movie review: 'Other Side lets zombies run amok

Locally made movie “The Other Side” is about a wife who goes  missing at the start of a zombie apocalypse in a fictional Pennsylvania town.

1 day ago


New film studio breaks ground in McKees Rocks

Island Studios is expected to open in six months, just in time for the spring filming season.

1 day ago


 Keira Knightley and Benedict Cumberbatch star in "The Imitation Game."

Three Rivers Film Festival brings Pittsburgh places, faces and far-flung films

"Foxcatcher," "The Overnighters," "Homemakers" turn up on Film Fest schedule.

2 days ago


 From left, Angela Rockwood, Mia Schaikewitz, Tiphany Adams, and Auti Angel in "Push Girls."

ReelAbilities Film Festival focuses on talents of people with disabilities

ReelAbilities Film Festival kicks off Wednesday in Pittsburgh with special appearances by advocates in the field.

4 days ago


ReelAbilities Film Festival

The schedule for the ReelAbilities Film Festival.

4 days ago


 July 18, 1981: Webster lifts 280 pounds during summer workouts at St. Vincent College in Latrobe.

A life off-center: Mike Webster's battles

This story was originally published in 1997, long before the NFL and CTE were connected through Mike Webster’s legacy.

1 week ago


 From his maniacal workouts to his storied play with the Steelers in the 1970s and '80s, Mike Webster was known for toughness on the field. After his career and life ended, however, he was known as something else — a reason to study brain damage in NFL players.

The story behind Mike Webster, concussions, and Will Smith's movie set in Pittsburgh

Will Smith’s newest project focuses on NFL players and concussions, and the discovery in Pittsburgh of their lasting effects.

1 week ago


 Kaitlyn Dever, left, plays Brandy Beltmeyer and Jennifer Garner plays her mother Patricia in "Men, Women & Children."

Jennifer Garner is treading warily around social media

Jennifer Garner and Jason Reitman talk about their newest collaboration, “Men, Women & Children,” face to face instead of via Facebook.

1 week ago


 (Logan Lerman In "Fury" portrays a clerk-typist sent to Germany in 1945 to serve as the assistant driver of a tank.

Actor nabs another role with Pittsburgh connection

Logan Lerman, star of “The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” tackles another Pittsburgher in intense World War II drama, ”Fury.”

1 week ago


Filming to close Downtown Pittsburgh streets

The streets include William Penn Place, Oliver and Fifth avenues and Sixth Avenue.

1 week ago


 "First Period" plays at 9:30 tonight followed by a party at Ultra Lounge.

Seven films finish Reel Q festival

Pittsburgh's LBGT film festival heads into its final weekend.

1 week ago


 Steve Carell and Channing Tatum in "Foxcatcher."

'Foxcatcher' to open Three Rivers Film Fest

“Foxcatcher,” starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum and Mark Ruffalo, will be one of four movies opening the Three Rivers Film Festival.

1 week ago


2Do this week, Oct. 12-18: Cultural events around Pittsburgh

Teenie Harris photographs, music at Rodef Shalom and Tony Campbell Jazz Surgery Band are a few of the events on the calendar.

1 week ago


 Director Miguel Arteta: "I didn't know the book. I read it and I fell in love with it. It's a really special book."

'Alexander' director wanted to celebrate family values

“Alexander” was the opposite of a terrible, horrible, no good film shoot for director Miguel Arteta and his teen Aussie star, Ed Oxenbould.

2 weeks ago


Imax to introduce laser projectors with 'The Hobbit' in December

Imax Corp. will introduce a laser projection system that delivers a brighter picture than digital with the next “Hobbit” film in December.

2 weeks ago


'Judge' cast finds sweet harmony

“The Judge” marks a return to moviemaking roots for star Robert Downey Jr., producer Susan Downey and comedy director David Dobkin.

2 weeks ago


Family film guide

Family Film Guide: “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.”

2 weeks ago


 Sharon Omi and Teddy Chen Culver star in "Eat With Me."

Reel Q schedule

Reel Q film festival, launched in 1985, screens LGBT features and shorts programs during nine-day period at Harris Theater, Downtown.

2 weeks ago


Duquesne to showcase Italian films

It started with a film that influenced “The Godfather” and continues with productions that capture the rebirth of Italy in postwar Europe.

3 weeks ago


10 reasons to line up for 'Gone Girl'

Virtually every mention of “Gone Girl,” starring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike, is preceded by the phrase “widely anticipated” because:

3 weeks ago


Film notes: 'Chair' entries open today

“Hollidaysburg” and “Not Cool,” coming-of-age comedies from dueling directors in “The Chair,” will open at Waterworks Cinemas today.

3 weeks ago


 The Lund family, from left, Don, Brian (in front), Nikki, Catie, Donna and Donny, is the focus of the documentary, "The Family Next Door," which explores the challenges, grace and determination of living with Brian's and Donny's autism.

Pittsburgh-area family shares autism story in film

“The Family Next Door” is a new documentary that highlights the challenges and triumphs of an Upper St. Clair family dealing with autism.

3 weeks ago


 Director and Pittsburgh native Antoine Fuqua, left, rehearses a scene between Nash Edgerton and Denzel Washington on the set of "The Equalizer."

For Pittsburgh native Antoine Fuqua, taking on the 'Equalizer' with Denzel Washington was easy choice

Pittsburgh-born director Antoine Fuqua and Denzel Washington, who struck acting gold with “Training Day,” reunite in  “The Equalizer.”

4 weeks ago


Family Film Guide: 'The Boxtrolls'

“The Boxtrolls” is suitable for ages 7 and up, especially if they’re familiar with Alan Snow’s “Here Be Monsters” and aren’t easily spooked.

4 weeks ago


 A participant in Pittsburgh Abides 2013 party plays John Goodman's character.

Preview: Fans throw robe and white Russian bash for 'The Big Lebowski'

The Coen brothers movie classic featuring "The Dude" continues to spark a festive fan community.

1 month ago


 Paul McGann, the eighth Doctor Who, was featured in BBC America's "The Doctors Revisited" and will be at the Pittsburgh Comicon Saturday at the Monroeville Convention Center.

A Hot List of weekend events, Sept. 25-28

Pittsburgh Comicon, American Indian Heritage Weekend, Lyric Fest performs Italian arias, Newberry Consort, Hartwood Acres Hay Day and more

1 month ago



Advertisement



You have 2 remaining free articles this month

Try unlimited digital access

If you are an existing subscriber,
link your account for free access. Start here

You’ve reached the limit of free articles this month.

To continue unlimited reading

If you are an existing subscriber,
link your account for free access. Start here