Girls just want to have fun, and God help anyone who rains on their parade.
Pic makes great use of the inherent absurdity of hysterical hatreds.
An ambitious revue film with a two-pronged mission: making Western audiences laugh and exploring why Mideast audiences might not.
Director Sanaa Hamri is accustomed to being a one-woman intersection -- of Arab and American roots; of an African high school education and a scholarship to Sarah Lawrence College; of female…
A provocative premise is undone by limited exploration and basic incoherence.
A fractured narrative and some equally fractured characters make "Snap" an engrossing, bitter and even bittersweet journey into crime, remorse, dysfunction, abuse and nervy, audacious filmmaking.
Half eco-docu, half art, "Climate of Change" is social-action cinema with a twist -- it suggests that human beings might actually deserve an unspoiled planet.
Overacted, overwrought and not over soon enough.
Pretty people kicking major ass is a fairly solid formula for success.
Whether or not Shrek has outlived his usefulness as a profit center, time has passed him by.