Sidestepping the usual eco-docu strategy (i.e., set up a desperate, end-of-the-world scenario and then yank the viewer in off the ledge), the global-energy movie "Switch" takes a far less hysterical…
The '70s have been hailed as the age of the auteur, but a case can be made for the present based on a plethora of contenders
Offering a Himalayan-sized metaphor about surmounting obstacles and realizing one's dreams, "High Ground" finds easy inspiration in a group of wounded warriors from the Iraq and Afghanistan…
Despite having all the ingredients for an alter-kocker comedy feast, "Lunch" is too long and unfocused to suggest anything but what might have been, had it only been a short.
While it creates an affectionate portrait of charismatic musician Rick Springfield, "An Affair of the Heart" is really concerned with the meaning of fandom.
Reuniting Everyman thesp Kevin James with "Zookeeper" director Frank Coraci, this "Rocky"-esque tale is a triumph of recycling, with James playing a biology teacher-turned-UFC fighter out to save his…
With a sense of humor that suggests a network sitcom but enough sexual content to earn an NC-17 rating, "My Awkward Sexual Adventure" is one white elephant of a Canadian romantic comedy…
The tousled-hipster persona of Rob Stewart isn't going to help anyone take his eco-doc "Revolution" very seriously, and neither are Stewart's pie-in-the-sky prognostications about "the youth" somehow…
Gringos in Third World prisons never fare particularly well, and "186 Dollars to Freedom," helmer Camilo Vila's politically conscious thriller about an American surfer framed for drug trafficking, is…
Parents could be making their kids wear helmets to the library by the conclusion of helmer Steve James' science-and-sports docu "Head Games," which scores solid hits on everyone from the NFL down to…