Writer-director Woody Allen and three expert actors turn the premise for many a softcore porno into the year's smartest, most charming, most unexpectedly sweet scene of seduction.
Never underestimate the value of a change of scenery.
Why so serious? The Globes' comedy/musical actress category has, in the past, provided something of an antidote to award-season gravitas, allowing such unexpected interlopers as Twiggy, Madonna and…
Visually rich and narratively emaciated, "Dragon Hunters" is a reasonably enjoyable yet ultimately insubstantial installment in the ever-expanding canon of French CG toons.
"I'm probably a little obsessed with Gus Van Sant," admits James Franco, in explaining how he finally came to work with the "Milk" director, after years of attempts. "I used to watch 'Drugstore…
Although his turn as a lonely pot dealer in "Pineapple Express" has raised his comedic profile, James Franco's greatest recent role may well be James Franco -- presenting himself to the world as a…
Adult Swim, which started life somewhat inauspiciously as a latenight programming block on the kidcentric Cartoon Network, has undergone an impressive upgrade in its seven years, consistently ranking…
French director Laurent Cantet was on hand at the ArcLight on Monday night to discuss his Palme d'Or winning "The Class," an entirely-improvised, docu-style pic set inside a middle school in Paris'…
While it raises far more questions that it can answer, pic serves as an impressively nuanced call for games to be taken more seriously, and it could find a healthy fest and homevideo reception from…
For a multiple-Oscar-winning filmmaking duo lauded for their inimitable eccentricity, Joel and Ethan Coen seem to be most appreciated the further they play it straight.
Containing enough wild revelations and tearful confrontations to fill several seasons of an average telenovela, "Faded Memories" is the directing debut of the allegedly 16-year-old Anne-Sophie…