Keira Knightley in Anna Karenina

Film review: ‘Anna Karenina’ starring Keira Knightley

Since 1915, Leo Tolstoy's classic novel, Anna Karenina, has been adapted eleven times for the big screen--and another handful of times for television--but that appartently didn't stop director Joe Wright from tackling this complex story with playwright and screenwriter Tom Stoppard, with mixed results.
The cast of X-Men First Class

DVD Tuesday: ‘X-Men First Class’ and ‘Hanna’

Arriving this week on Blu-ray and on DVD: James McAvoy is the young and dashing Charles Xavier trying to save the world from evil mutants in X-Men First Class; Saoirse Ronan stars as a 16-year-old reclusive killer in Hanna; and a look at Brian DePalma's notorious Scarface on Blu-ray.
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Film Friday: ‘Hanna’ and ‘Arthur’

Opening across Canada at a theatre near you: a teenage girl takes on the CIA in the modern action fairy tale, Hanna; Russell Brand plays a lovable man-child in Arthur; medieval times get a bit dopey in the comedy Your Highness; and a girl gets back on her surf board after a shark attack in Soul Surfer.