"Real America," Minus The Condescension: Out Of The Furnace, Reviewed.

When Barack Obama made his comment during the 2008 presidential campaign about some Americans clinging to "guns and religion" during hard times, he might have been referring to the characters in Out of the Furnace, the new drama from Crazy Heart director Scott Cooper. A subdued portrait of a blue-collar Pennsylvania town … » 12/03/13 5:52pm 12/03/13 5:52pm

Sam Rockwell Is The Next Christopher Walken

There's a scene, late in Seven Psychopaths, the deliriously entertaining meta-movie that opens Friday, when Sam Rockwell's character Billy—the most psychopathic of all the psychopaths of the title—attempts to decipher the hoary adage, "an eye for an eye leaves the whole world blind." He mulls for a second, letting the… » 10/10/12 5:25pm 10/10/12 5:25pm