A mainland Chinese comedy that leans heavily on the chemistry and star wattage of husband-and-wife leads Deng Chao and Betty Sun Li.
Diving into the bowels of the earth to fight zombies and explore a lost Khitan kingdom, the 3D tomb-raiding blockbuster "Mojin: The Lost Legend" barrels forth with enough robust action and technical…
Charting the love story of a mentally challenged man and a woman afflicted with cerebral palsy, “Dirty Romance” visualizes their biological needs and vulnerability to sexual abuse in a queasily…
Showcasing daredevil athleticism in a way that suggests condensed highlights from ESPN, director Ericson Core's post-millennial take on "Point Break" replaces Californian surfer culture with the…
Jagged, ragged and darkly hilarious, "The Naked DJ" consists of one long rant by Singaporean underground musician X' Ho about his country and late supreme leader Lee Kuan Yew.
Being a homebody is taken to psychosexual extremes in the fable-like "The House by the Bamboo Grove."
A gushingly affirmative drama about a Taiwanese aboriginal family pulled into land-rights disputes, "Panay" is partly redeemed by two utterly adorable child actors and a radiant debut performance by…
"Highly Strung" follows the volatile trajectories of the Australian String Quartet (ASQ) and the legendary Guadagnini instruments in their custody.
"Eyelids" begins with an invocation of the monk Bodhidarma, who cut off his eyelids to stop himself from dozing off during meditation. Audiences may want to do the same as they sit through this…
There are plenty of frightened faces but not a single scare in "Ghost Theater," another dud from horror-meister Hideo Nakata ("The Ring," "Dark Water"), whose helming and production standards have…
Coming in fourth in swimming is worse than being in the ninth circle of hell.