What "Calvin and Hobbes" obsessives really crave is a chance to meet the reclusive genius behind the comicstrip. But as its title sadly makes clear, "Dear Mr. Watterson" is not that kind of movie.
Directed by a Belgian and backed by Luc Besson's shingle, this uplifting story of racial tolerance should travel well.
An epic account of waste, mismanagement and corruption that makes bridges to nowhere everywhere look like small potatoes, "Putin's Games" sheds scandalous light on the infrastructure problems…
More agitated editorial than elegant documentary expose, Erwin Wagenhofer's "Alphabet" argues that the modern educational system squelches children's capacity for imagination, turning them into…
Danish director Andreas Johnsen's "Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case" picks up where Alison Klayman's "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry" left off, serving as not just an update, but an even more galvanizing call for…
"Blue Is the Warmest Color" is a lesbian love story directed by a straight man, and it shows.
The race for noms is open and could orchestrate surprises.
Vince Vaughn sheds his boorish comedic persona in this heartfelt celebration of the act of parenthood, presented under radically exaggerated circumstances.
"The Hunger Games" featured kids killing kids for sport. Its sequel, the far superior "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," rewrites the rules, which not only makes for a more exciting death match, but…
Of the year's 10 top-grossing films, three fit what the Academy celebrates via its 13-years-young animated feature category: "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University" and "The Croods."
Thousands of crime movies have made it clear: When things go bad, self-respecting criminals keep their mouths shut. Elegant yet empty, "Paris Countdown" illustrates the consequences of violating that…