Like its characters, pic makes for pleasant, mildly titillating company without ever suggesting much depth under the surface.
The course of true love is awfully sinister in Jack James' intense, impressionistic debut feature.
A literary hoax that picked up extraordinary steam before imploding is charted in Marjorie Sturm's fascinating debut-feature documentary.
This portrait of female mariachi musicians in Mexico City doesn't probe too deep, but offers a satisfying mix of personality and culture with a moderate feminist slant.
Comedians are neurotically competitive and doing standup for a living can be brutal—with these basic takeaways, "Road Hard" would barely get past the starting gate if viewers had a "Stop me if you've…
Maximilian Erlenwein's sophomore feature is a successful mix of straightforward suspense and gallows humor.
A horror opus just as generic and forgettable as its title.
The search for a long-neglected novelty Filipino movie star is a winding, digressive road that eventually leads to the door of Imelda Marcos herself.
Low-key first feature for Esra Saydam and Nisan Dag — like their heroine, U.S.-based Turkish expats — is ultimately rewarding in its climactic confrontations and attractive packaging.
An initially arresting road trip for some off-the-wall characters that takes its sweet time going nowhere in particular.