Not since "Gone Baby Gone" has a case of baby-snatching been taken to such ludicrously straight-faced extremes as "A Second Chance," in which a Danish cop attempts to justify stealing a junkie…
With "Song of the Sea," Irish animator Tomm Moore cements his place as a protector of not only Celtic culture, but classic toon forms as well.
The voices are the star, while Dustin Hoffman is just along to support the gifted preteen sopranos in "Boychoir."
After the runaway success of "The Intouchables," French directing duo Eric Toledano and Olivier Nakache were positioned to tackle nearly any project they pleased, especially if comedic muse Omar Sy…
SCOTT FOUNDAS: As this year's Toronto Film Festival hits its midpoint, the headlines are that sales have been slow and that Oscar prognosticators are still looking for The One -- that mythical…
The spirit of Sergio Leone hovers above Argentine director Pablo Fendrik's "Ardor," a spooky south-of-the-equator oater -- or "machete Western," if you will -- that trades open desert horizons for…
If the 2014 fest circuit were a contest, then Venice emerges the winner, scoring a daring coup with its decision to show Lars von Trier's "Nymphomaniac" in its uncut entirety -- an atom bomb of a…
"Still Alice" shows Alzheimer's from the victim's p.o.v., and suddenly the disease isn't just something sad that happens to other people, but a condition we can relate to firsthand.
It's he sang/she sang as a Gotham couple moving in opposite directions lead us through half a decade of ups and downs in "The Last 5 Years," Jason Robert Brown's beautifully written off-Broadway…
The good lie of "The Good Lie" is that this true story of Sudanese refugees emigrating to America is a Reese Witherspoon movie, when in fact, she doesn't show up until 35 minutes in.