Reteaming with his "History of Violence" star Viggo Mortensen, Cronenberg serves up another subterranean personality study, this time in the form of "Eastern Promises," a razor-sharp film noir. Like…
As serial-killer stories go, "Zodiac" was never going to please everybody. It's long, meandering, full of digressions and dead ends -- all by design.
Anyone who believes the title says it all hasn't seen writer-director Andrew Dominik's visionary treatment of Jesse James' last days, as imagined in the Ron Hansen novel of the same name.
As "The Bucket List" encourages audiences to contemplate all those personal goals still left to accomplish, one can't help but wonder how many more Oscars Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman hope to…
From "Wag the Dog" to "Primary Colors," Oscar loves a salacious political satire. "Charlie Wilson's War" makes George Bush's college indiscretions look like child's play compared to the kind of…
Over more than three decades, David Cronenberg has built an oeuvre of consistently outre works, ranging from intriguing psychological studies ("A History of Violence") to the downright insidious…
As early as Sundance, critics were whispering Oscar in connection with Laura Linney's, Philip Seymour Hoffman's and Philip Bosco's performances in this emotional drama about two middle-aged siblings…
Bet on it: There will be rats in this year's Oscar race.
"Heckler" is a claws-out look at the often brutal relationship between performers and their most vocal critics.
UFO-spotting crazies and their fellow conspiracy theorists have a friend in Dale Sweeney in "I'll Believe You," an off-kilter extraterrestrial comedy about the host of the lowest-rated AM talkradio…