John Turturro brings sensitivity and intelligence to a subject that could have gone terribly awry in this wryly observant dramedy.
Saving its quirk for the characters rather than the filmmaking style, this intermittently charming romantic comedy gets auds rooting for a shaggy-dog type who falls for the girl of his dreams on the…
Co-directors Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland defang their material in this wild and crazy true Hollywood story about Errol Flynn's scandalous fling with a 15-year-old starlet.
Headed for a domestic release from Fox Searchlight next April, "Dom Hemingway" tags along for the rocky readjustment period the ex-con faces after paying his debt to society, a blustery whirlwind of…
Paul Haggis examines his own storytelling methods in "Third Person," an ambitious puzzle movie in which four couples in three interlocking stories reveal different facets of a single psyche — namely…
This study of toxic selfishness presented as comedy isn't nearly funny enough for a film starring Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis, and nowhere near as serious as Weiner's celebrated TV work.
With its cutesy title, John Carney's "Can a Song Save Your Life?" distracts from the real question looming large over the "Once" director's latest: Can Keira Knightley sing?
Any doubt that still exists in audiences' minds as to Matthew McConaughey's talents as an actor are permanently put to rest by this riveting and surprisingly relatable true story.
Offering closure to a less-told chapter of World War II history, "The Railway Man" retraces the tracks of an exceptional man's life, as former British soldier Eric Lomax confronts the Japanese…
Catherine Breillat's films have always been autobiographical, often painfully so, and yet "Abuse of Weakness" cuts even closer to the marrow than the rest.
Variety has selected its 10 Actors to Watch list, unveiling a diverse group of thesps whom the publication's editors believe to be on the brink of big things. Profiles of the actors will appear in…