A strenuously misfired mix of broadly treated social issues and uninspired comedic raunch.
Tomer Heymann's feature is possibly the most exciting documentary for fans of edgier modern dance since "Pina."
Joel Potrykus' latest micro-budget effort is as funny and distinctive as it is near-plotless.
This slender documentary's disinterest in exploring related larger topics--such as the historical roles of knitting or its recent resurgence as a hipster fad--ultimately makes for a very superficial…
A portrait of the late actor, writer and teacher whose coaching of numerous future stars and popularizing of improv techniques indelibly shaped modern comedy.
This suspense-drama debut feature for director Kasra Farahani as well as scenarists Mark Bianculli and Jeff Richard holds interest, though it's ultimately more depressing than tense or shocking.
This swamp-thing progeny of "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and "Night of the Hunter" offers blood-and-thunder Southern Gothic excess both tempered and heightened by vivid directorial textures.
What plays as a revenge-from-beyond-the-grave horror opus dramatizes an actual case in which a Texan very possibly wrongly executed for murder "cursed" those who'd aided his conviction.
The motivational speaking superstar gets an uncritical showcase in Joe Berlinger's atypically non-investigative doc.
There's off-kilter appeal but not much in the way of hilarity or point to this droll curiosity.
After scrutinizing the standup comedy world in "Sleepwalk With Me," Mike Birbiglia's second feature is another accomplished seriocomedy, this time about an improv comedy troupe.