Until the 80-minute mark, "Extraterrestrial" is a slick, pacey but not particularly scary or surprising not-quite-slasher, the only real dif being that instead of being bloodily offed, characters…
A protracted angstfest, "The Toy Soldiers" follows a group of very mature-looking teens during one fateful night that provides plenty of opportunity for histrionics.
An innocuous romantic comedy, "Always Woodstock" stars Allison Miller as an aspiring songwriter who retreats from relationships and career dead-ends in Manhattan to the titular upstate burg.
Eschewing extensive CGI effects for actors growling and scampering around in old-school Lon Chaney Jr.-style fur-face and fangs, "Wolves" is pretty silly, though it never takes itself all that…
Middling "Miss Meadows" blends black comedy, character study and thriller elements into a mixture that doesn't quite gel.
Helmer Sturla Gunnarsson seems far more interested in overstudied imagery that would make for a great coffee-table photography book yet feels like triumph of hollow aestheticism over content…
This supposedly final though none-too-conclusive chapter is fast-paced and entertaining, if not especially scary.
Chuck Workman takes the old-school view of Welles as a maverick too daring for Hollywood's comfort, with no consideration of the theory that he may often have been his own worst enemy -- too…
"Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed" is an easygoing seriocomic flashback starring Javier Camara as a Beatles-obsessed schoolteacher who pursues a chance to actually meet John Lennon in 1966 Spain.
With sets and costumes aiming for a vaguely '60s/'70s feel, "Lucky Stiff" onscreen is a very light black comedy in a broad, campy tenor.