A wannabe gangster/community epic whose reach falls a tad short of its ambitions.
A tale of a Turkish woman seeking emancipation from her conservative Muslim family.
Roman Polanski's all-too-faithful adaptation of a bestseller is low on sustained tension.
Aan emotionally meaty family drama that can easily connect at a human level with upscale offshore auds.
This modest Berlin opener is a light family drama that references historical and political issues.
With an official selection that's high on dramas and short on laughs, Berlin's Bear slopes into its 60th birthday party (Feb. 11-21) with serious -- repeat serious -- celebrating on its mind.
Jaw-dropping widescreen lensing is not matched by jaw-dropping human drama.
Two young East Germans hit the road in the U.S. circa 1989 after the fall of the Berlin wall.
There's more cookin' beneath the surface than above it in "The Naked Kitchen."
Destined for some kind of cult status simply due to its weird assembly of talent.
Pic brings a breath of satirical fresh air to a topic that's rapidly approaching media suffocation.