Scarlett Johansson stars in 'Lucy'

Lucy

By Kevin Taft | Jul 25
Besson has big ideas that get taken over by his "Transporter"-style need for over-the-top action and violence.

A Scene from 'Happy Christmas'

Happy Christmas

By Roger Walker-Dack | Jul 25
After last year's "Drinking Buddies," this is probably Swanberg's second most accessible work to date, and part of his continued evolution from a filmmaker once known as the king of mumblecore. Long may it continue.

Arts & Entertainments

By Daniel Scheffler | Jul 25
A witty look at celebrity and all things we've become obsessed with.

Colin Firth and Emma Stone star in 'Magic in the Moonlight'

Magic in the Moonlight

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 25
If you feel a frisson of dread at the prospect of the new Woody Allen movie, you can be forgiven. But don't worry: It's not a disaster. Nor is it a masterpiece. It's more like a flat line.

An auto worker inspects finished SUVs coming off the assembly line at the General Motors auto plant in Arlington, Texas.

GM Profit 2Q Falls 85 Pct. on Recall Costs

Jul 24
Recall expenses chopped $1.5 billion from General Motors' bottom line in the second quarter, as it added up the costs of repairs for nearly 30 million cars and set aside funds to compensate victims of small-car crashes.

FAA Cancels Flights to Tel Aviv

Jul 24
After a rocket fired from Gaza slammed into the neighborhood near the Ben Gurion airport, airlines rushed to get their planes out of harm's way. The FAA warned of a "potentially hazardous situation...created by the armed conflict in Israel and Gaza."

'Dickstart' :: Kickstart 'World's Biggest Dick Drawing'

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 24
You can now help fund the world's largest dick drawing. Thanks Kickstarter!

Briefs Piling Up in Gay Marriage Rulings Appeals

Jul 24
At least 20 friend of the court briefs have been filed in appeals of rulings overturning gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin, including one by a group of churches and another by 10 states' attorneys general.

Mariela Castro

Mariela Castro Not on Missing Air Algerie Plane

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 24
It was initially reported Thursday, that activist Mariela Castro was on the Air Algerie flight that went missing over Mali. But the niece of Fidel Castro appeared on television this afternoon alive and well.

2014 San Diego Gay Pride Parade Part Two :: July 19, 2014

Jul 24
The San Diego Gay Pride Parade was so much fun, and our EDGE photographer took so many photos, that we just had to make a part two so that you would not miss any of the fun.