"The Child Prodigy" portrays the life of "Canadian Mozart" Andre Mathieu, whose extraordinary early facility as a composer and pianist brought popular and critical success.
Unspools two parallel narratives connected only by a historical anomaly.
The first feature by three-man Swiss-Spanish collective Olpama, "The Most Important Thing in Life Is Not Being Dead" underscores their shared film-school background by flashing considerable visual…
A schematic psychological thriller both driven and somewhat overwhelmed by Idris Elba's performance.
An inert thriller that yaks its way toward a senseless if faith-affirming conclusion.
A live-action "Lion King," charting the titular protagonist's journey from cub to king of his pride.
A comicbook legend is profiled in "Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods."
This dumb, derivative teen slasher movie rarely raises pulse even at height of mortal peril.
Docu won't win any prizes for artistry, but works well enough in public-service terms.
Notion of human dynamics being classifiable as variations on the "pimp and ho" model.
When its 33rd annual edition bows Thursday, the Mill Valley Film Festival will offer a mix heavy on indie pics, documentaries and local product as well as features cherrypicked from festivals and…