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Troublemakers Embraced By Fox, Finally
Rodriguez signs with Fox on Machete distro deal
"...… Rupert Murdoch's 20th Century Fox, natch, whose exploitation genre-film minions cannily maneuvered..."

Jan. 25, 2010 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Glee: The 3D Concert Movie
They're on TV. They're on tour. And now they're onscreen in a concert film recorded during their summer tour.
"...film, but the more casual viewer, drawn to the Fox TV show's snarky and sweet storylines and its campy..."

Aug. 19, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Space Chimps
This animated, sci-fi romantic comedy starring anthropomorphized chimpanzees is a lot funnier than you might expect.
"...as life on Mars is presumed to be, but 20th Century Fox's Space Chimps is endearingly ridiculous and frequently..."

July 25, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Star Wars: Special Edition
"...up the Star Wars trilogy’s prequels, wunderkind Lucas and 20th Century Fox have opted to soup up the first..."

Jan. 31, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

New Year, Old Films
Mid-20th-century must-sees: Part I
"...All About Eve (1950; on DVD: 20th Century Fox, $14.98): If you haven't seen this, stop..."

Dec. 30, 2005 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Atlas Shrugged: Part II
Atlas isn't the only one to shrug off this tiresome load of Ayn Rand – but with poor production values.
"...Atlas Shrugged: Part II are more political than artistic. (Fox News personalities Sean Hannity and Juan Williams have cameos..."

Oct. 19, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Leave Her to Heaven: Iconically Gene Tierney
"...actress was discovered right in the studio." Not until 20th Century Fox's Darryl F. Zanuck spied her dancing in..."

Oct. 6, 2006 Screens Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Autumn Tale
What Movies Look Like This Fall
"...Don't Say a Word (20th Century Fox)..."

Sept. 21, 2001 Screens Feature

The Mr. Moto Collection
"...20th Century Fox, $59.98 The story goes that after seeing..."

Aug. 25, 2006 Screens Review by Steve Uhler

O. Henry's Full House
His popular (and populist) short stories pretty much invited adaptations, a calculated risk that 20th Century Fox decided to gamble on in 1952
"...20th Century Fox, $19.98 "People ask me how I manage..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Screens Review by Steve Uhler

Unfaithfully Yours
Had Hollywood not balked for nearly a decade in letting its first screenwriting superstar direct one of his stories, 'Unfaithfully Yours' might today be recorded as Sturges' directorial debut from 1932 / 33. Instead, it remains the modern Moliere's final treasure.
"...20th Century Fox, $9.98..."

July 15, 2005 Screens Review by Raoul Hernandez

How the West Was Sung
The Newton Boys Soundtrack: An Oral History
"...Robert Kraft: 20th Century Fox music supervisor..."

March 20, 1998 Music Feature

Thr3e
A Christian psychological horror thriller based on a novel by bestselling Christian author Ted Dekker, Thr3e nevertheless adopts the extreme-horror tactics currently in vogue in movies such as the Saw continuum.
"...to take on the challenge. This first release from Fox Faith, a new label under the auspices of 20th..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Watching Outside the Box
How many industries do you know of that can capitalize on dated inventory while ringing up sales for "failed" merchandise?
"...Sunday New York Times, Minear plainly stated that when Fox's interest in the series waned, he directed his attention..."

April 23, 2004 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Team Troublemaker
Austin film studios spotlighted on Predators big day
"...it was a sort of homecoming for Rodriguez, since 20th Century Fox approached him with the Predator sequel script..."

Oct. 19, 2010 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Going 'Beyond' With John LaZar and Erica Gavin
Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow, June 10
"...away from author Jacqueline Susann's 1966 trash-lit smash and 20th Century Fox's '67 adaptation – have rarely, if ever,..."

June 9, 2006 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Thinking Outside the Box
"...(The Fifth Element, Leon) and many effects-heavy scenes, distributor 20th Century Fox and Roberts are betting they can open..."

March 5, 1999 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Short Cuts
"...as a recurring sketch on Saturday Night Live. The 20th Century Fox film is reportedly a look at the..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Screens Column by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Man With Susan's Plan
"...-- I got a job as a mailboy at 20th Century Fox, and I worked there for about a..."

June 25, 1999 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

How Robert Rodriguez Saved Alita: Battle Angel From the Scrap Heap
After a decade and a half, the legendary manga's battle dreams are made real
"...making up for an act of cinematic audacity: convincing 20th Century Fox to let him shoot Alita – not..."

Feb. 15, 2019 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Darkest Minds
Earth's last children hunted by their parents
"...simplicity of the storyline. In the same year that 20th Century Fox proved that young adult films still had..."

Aug. 10, 2018 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

DVDanger: Supremacy
A timely and tragic depiction of intolerance and bigotry
"...Cake (20th Century Fox) Widely (and cruelly) written off as Jennifer..."

April 25, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

DVD Watch: 'Vanishing Waves'
Tender, shocking, erotic: Maybe not what you expect from Lithuania
"...Trance (20th Century Fox) James McAvoy (X-Men: First Class) in Danny..."

July 23, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Chronicle
Like a marriage of Cloverfield and Carrie, Chronicle blends faux-naif techniques with a teen telekinesis plot and gets fresh results.
"...the viral buzz it’s been generating. At any rate, 20th Century Fox seems confident enough in its product to..."

Feb. 3, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Divide
This is an apocalyptic narrative about a group of people holed up in a bomb shelter who are under attack from biohazard baddies.
"...of working with a major studio. (Hitman, produced by 20th Century Fox, was by all accounts a nightmare for..."

Jan. 13, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Target Markets
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
"...In the Family Way Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Blu-ray)20th Century Fox, $34.99..."

Nov. 26, 2010 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
In this comedy sequel, the CG action moves to Washington, D.C., as the Smithsonian's exhibits are put into storage during a renovation.
"...and frolics, albeit briefly, through the background of this 20th Century Fox-produced slab of commercial bloat? Probably not, but..."

May 29, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Ace in the Hole
"...never suited him. Also Out Now No Way Out (20th Century Fox, $14.98): Ace in the Hole co-screenwriter Lesser..."

July 20, 2007 Screens Review by Raoul Hernandez

St. Elsewhere: Season One
ER? Grey's Anatomy? Scrubs? Hapless interns all.
"...20th Century Fox, $39.98 God save the luckless souls who..."

Jan. 19, 2007 Screens Review by Steve Uhler

X-Men: The Last Stand
This third outing in the franchise lays on the subtext even more heavily than its predecessors – racial, gender, and sexual politics are all over the place, as are the multiple strands of the story line.
"...had it rough. This third outing in the Marvel Entertainment/20th Century Fox superhero franchise lays on the subtext even..."

May 26, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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