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'Hugo' is magical but the timing's off

Martin Scorsese making a film from a children's book is as improbable as, well, Martin Scorsese making a film from a children's book. But with its beautiful panoramic...
Buddhist brings meditation message

...mountain-climber and truth-seeker in ``Seven Years in Tibet,'' or Keanu Reeves as Siddhartha in ``Little Buddha,'' or Martin Scorsese's operatic ``Kundun.'' While those recent movies form a more benevolent depiction of Tibetan Buddhism than...
Library's DVDs cover a wide range of topics

...that traces the origins of the Blues as a musical tradition. Each disc contains a movie by a different director (Martin Scorsese, Charles Burnett, and Clint Eastwood are a few) allowing us a glimpse of the director's take on the music, a...
Arts & Culture event calendar

...a thing of the past and digital the wave of the future in this eye-opening documentary featuring interviews with Martin Scorsese, James Cameron, David Lynch, Richard Linklater, Steven Soderbergh, Danny Boyle, George Lucas, Robert Rodriguez...
Outside column: Independent producers fight the conglomerates

...hatched the film careers of Kevin Costner, Trey Parker, Robert DeNiro, Marisa Tomei, Madonna, Jack Nicholson, Martin Scorsese, Francis Coppola and scores of other stars. Averaging the latest figures available from 2004-07, independents...
Looking ahead is literally too long and you can just assume it has at least three actors you like and two that you don't. Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio are together again in "Shutter Island" (Feb. 19). Kevin Smith helms a buddy-cop movie...
Award winning author does things the old-fashioned way

...mustache beneath a balding pate. His enthusiasm for the city's history is evident in his voice; it was evident to Martin Scorsese, too, who used him as an adviser on the film "Gangs of New York." After writing about 19th-century New York...
Scorsese's rock documentary on DVD

'Shine a Light' It sounds like a match made in rock 'n' roll heaven: The Rolling Stones and Martin Scorsese, who blazed trails when he loaded his early film "Mean Streets" with a hip rock soundtrack and made the great rock documentary...
Period drama a novel success

...tracking shot of Allied troops crowding the French beach awaiting rescue, he combines the sinuous camera moves of Martin Scorsese with the nightmare imagination of Hieronymus Bosch. Weaving his way through the bedlam, near collapse from exhaustion...
This Day in History

...guilty to manslaughter and 10 other charges, and was sentenced to 27 years in prison.) ? In 2007, Brian Wilson, Martin Scorsese, Steve Martin, Diana Ross and pianist Leon Fleisher were the latest U.S. artists to receive Kennedy Center honors...


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