"Upside Down" is a dystopic sci-fi romance about inverted planets that will have auds wondering which way is up, but not really caring much or for very long. The film, Argentine helmer Juan Solanas'…
An unorthodox morality tale about Serb-on-Serb crime in which concentric narratives make for considerable resonance.
Guaranteed to ratchet up the critical chatter surrounding the CIA and "enhanced interrogation," "Manhunt" also puts a very human face on the people behind the nearly 20-year hunt for Osama bin Laden.
With the immediacy of a flash grenade, "The Square" captures a historical moment by inhabiting a political organism -- the ongoing Egyptian Revolution, filmed for two years in and around Tahrir…
Civil rights, subjugation, terrorism characterize Guild's film finalists.
Like the film itself, Dawn Porter's handful of devoted, charismatic attorneys do a righteous job of reminding people that the accused are innocent until proven guilty, and that the criminal justice…
A profoundly unnecessary movie.
A doc as messy as the movement it tries to portray, "99%: The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film" possesses energy, passion and about a dozen docs inside it yearning to breathe free.
A thriller with arthouse bona fides, minimalist in design but shot in 3D, "Charlie Victor Romeo" brings the original 1999 play -- based on black-box cockpit recordings recovered from air disasters -…
Not quite an H-bomb dropped on the environmentalist zeitgeist, "Pandora's Promise" does provoke those who have long opposed nuclear power to at least reconsider it.
To call Lake Bell a magnetic, intelligent, blithely screwball leading lady in the Carole Lombard tradition might be selling her short.