(Warner Brothers | Getty Images)
The Bottom Line
Should you see it?
Despite a few missteps, Cloud Atlas is an original, ambitious piece of filmmaking.
In David Mitchell's book, Cloud Atlas, six separate tales are told across time. The book is eloquent in its descriptions of legions of characters, each pervaded by a unifying spirit which transcends the boundaries that separate us by gender, class, and race. Regarded by many as "unfilmable," the novel was adapted by Andy and...Read Full Story
From left: Victoria Justice, Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Gerard Butler, Gael Garcia-Bernal. (Photos by Getty Images | Pacific Coast News)Despite the star-power of Cloud Atlas, our expert box office analyst, Jeff Bock of Exhibitor Relations, doesn't see holiday weekend crowds flocking to see it. "Cloud Atlas is more of an art film masquerading as a blockbuster, and that's never a good sign for box office prospects domestically." Instead, he bets audiences will look to get their horror fix with...Read Full Story
Remind us to try to hang out Hugh Grant sometime. The British charmer recently offered to buy a bar full of students a drink.The Love Actually actor was invited for a formal dinner at the prestigious Oxford University -- where he attended in the late '70s -- and afterward decided to unwind at the New College Bar, where many youngsters were celebrating the end of their exams.At one point, the 49-year-old star handed over his credit card so he could get everyone a beverage but was told it was a...Read Full Story
Hugh Grant (born September 9, 1960) is an English actor best known for his roles in "About a Boy," "Love Actually," and "Notting Hill." See more pictures and news about Hugh Grant here.