Adams is also currently starring in Trouble with the Curve as a lawyer with the makings of a pro baseball scout. Warner Brothers hide caption

toggle caption Warner Brothers

From Sweet To Steely: Amy Adams In 'The Master'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/161876279/161890029" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

In Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master, Amy Adams plays Peggy Dodd, the spouse of a charismatic spiritual leader, played by Philip Seymour Hoffman. Adams says her character is smart and educated but feels "more powerful behind a man than in front of a man." The Weinstein Co. hide caption

toggle caption The Weinstein Co.

Amy Adams: A Steely Wife Stands Behind 'The Master'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/161014718/161194877" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ben Affleck directed and stars in Argo. Claire Folger/Warner Brothers Pictures hide caption

toggle caption Claire Folger/Warner Brothers Pictures

Fall Movie Preview: Bob Mondello Looks Ahead

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/160496784/160507161" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Hatching A Star: The tenacious Hushpuppy, of Benh Zeitlin's Beasts of the Southern Wild, is played by the equally fearless Quvenzhane Wallis, who was plucked for the role from a Louisiana elementary school. "It was an absolute miracle that we found her," Zeitlin says. Jess Pinkham/Fox Searchlight hide caption

toggle caption Jess Pinkham/Fox Searchlight

'Beasts' Finds Its Heart In A 6-Year-Old Heroine

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/155851878/155863184" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom opened the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. He received Academy Award nominations for The Royal Tenenbaums and Fantastic Mr. Fox. Niko Tavernise/Focus Features hide caption

toggle caption Niko Tavernise/Focus Features

Wes Anderson, Creating A Singular 'Kingdom'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/153913922/153701771" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Director Wim Wenders spent a year working with 3-D experts in preparation for filming Pina. Donata Wenders hide caption

toggle caption Donata Wenders

For Choreographer 'Pina,' A Dance Tribute In 3-D

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/147264204/147294202" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Members of the Earth Liberation Front were charged with arson in the 2001 Superior Lumber Co. fire in Glendale, Ore. Roy Milburn hide caption

toggle caption Roy Milburn

'If A Tree Falls': The Earth Liberation Front's Rise

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/147163544/147203376" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Hell and Back Again focuses on Sgt. Nathan Harris' life on the battlefield in Afghanistan and at home in North Carolina. Courtesy Danfung Dennis hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy Danfung Dennis

One Marine's Journey To 'Hell And Back Again'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/147060968/147159582" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Jason Baldwin was sentenced to life in prison when he was 16 years old. He was released in August 2011. Courtesy HBO hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy HBO

Freedom Not 'Paradise' For 'West Memphis Three'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/145405656/145405655" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript