"Craigslist Joe" finds filmmaker-star Joseph Garner pulling a "Super Size Me"-style experiment in search of altruism, spending a month living off free stuff accessed via Craigslist.
This dysfunctional-family/romantic seriocomedy occasions plenty of bad acting, making it an interminable belabor of love.
An Internet-age Romeo & Juliet tale in which the tragedy is more political than personal, "A Bottle in the Gaza Sea" adapts Valerie Zenatti's much-translated young-adult fiction to polished, engaging…
Christian Slater stars as a former FBI agent relocated in Bulgaria in routine thriller "Assassin's Bullet," but the pic's raison d'etre is female lead, Elika Portnoy, marking the third time she's had…
Middling Gallic dysfunctional-family seriocomedy "The Day I Saw Your Heart" is a slick but trite diversion toplining Melanie Laurent as a Parisienne whose hapless lovelife stems from poor parenting…
The discovery of his late father's journal prompts Israeli documentarian David Fisher to drag three siblings on a journey only he's enthused about: to the sites of the Austrian concentration camps…
A moderately interesting sampler of voices on the American left, "The Kingdom of Survival" weakens its good intentions with an all-too-common documentary fault: the filmmaker as gratuitous star.
After her 2008 documentary "Blessed Is the Match," Roberta Grossman covers an even broader swath of 20th-century Jewish history in "Hava Nagila (The Movie)," albeit far more lightheartedly.
A Montana couple raising a canus lupus in captivity is chronicled in docu "True Wolf," which offers rather hazy argument in favor of reintroducing the species into areas where it's long been hunted…
Shot in 2005, "Drunkboat" is based on a play from 1985, though it might as well have been 1965 -- when its particular funny-sad theatrical contrivances might've seemed fresh.
Campbell X's raffish, seriocomic debut feature is rough-hewn in technical and narrative terms but offers a bracingly uncompromised peek at a subculture that should appeal to (primarily) lesbian…