Preteens and tweeners should enjoy the wild ride provided by "Capture the Flag," a Spanish-produced animated feature receiving a limited U.S. theatrical release through Paramount, while grown-ups can…
If you see only one 44-years-later postmortem on a critical and commercial misfire this season, it might as well be "Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans."
Based on fact but mired in cliches, "My All-American" pays respectful tribute to U. of Texas football legend Freddie Steinmark (1949-71) with the sort of on-the-nose sincerity that transforms…
A centuries-old horse race in a picturesque Italian city comes across as a brazenly corrupt, carnival-like contact sport in "Palio," director Cosima Spender's bemused view of the biannual event.
Given the dramatic potential of its nondenominational plot elements — high-school football, racial tensions in the 1970s Deep South, an appearance by a secular saint of college sports legend…
Montreal-based filmmaker Anne Emond's sophomore effort is a sensitive and arresting drama about family ties and unwanted legacies.
Limbs are twisted, bones are shattered, necks are snapped and coincidences are brandished with breakneck abandon throughout "SPL 2 — A Time for Consequences."
"Truman," Spanish filmmaker Cesc Gay's wise, wistful and well-observed film about two friends enjoying a final reunion in the shadow of impending death, is by turns amusing and affecting.
Infused with an all-inclusive affection for 1990s action films — not just multiplex fare, but the sort of direct-to-video flicks that employed the likes of Michael Pare and Wings Hauser…
It's a new season, with a new tone, in a new location — and everyone involved with "The Leftovers," the provocative HBO series about fear and loathing in what may (or may not) be a post-Rapture…
"The Girl in the Photographs" is a slasher movie filled with smug and self-absorbed characters who are not nearly as clever as they obviously assume they are. Unfortunately, this unsavory mix of…