An amiable overview of the board game's history and impact, alongside a moderately engaging portrait of players preparing for the 2009 World Monopoly Championship.
Protags lack mutual language, and pic's overly cryptic narrative makes viewer comprehension difficult.
Pic is likable enough, but never really distinctive in character delineation, tone, atmosphere or plotting.
Pip Chodorov's "Free Radicals" offers a particularly personal take on the history of experimental cinema.
Provides innocuous diversion despite a miscalculated, illogical setup.
So rascally in tone you might expect "yo-ho-ho's" and festive eyepatches.
One of the most important as well as controversial figures in bringing Buddhist precepts to the West is profiled in "Crazy Wisdom."
A concise drama that intriguingly underplays situations that could have been depicted in a lurid high key.
Theresa Rebeck's Magic premiere is a juicy black comedy with the potential to travel as widely as the TV scenarist and novelist's prior stage intrigue, "Mauritius."
Billed as the first capture of a complete live opera performance in the stereoscopic format, "Carmen in 3D" doesn't quite put Bizet's bad girl in your lap, but close enough. While Julian Napier's…
Winner of the East Meets West Award at Santa Barbara, HD-shot pic has a decent shot at offshore arthouse and niche home-format release.