The lesser known but no less interesting Euro side of "The French Connection" story finally gets its due in Cedric Jimenez's "The Connection" (aka "La French"), a meaty, export-ready true-crime saga.
These days, it seems every country on Earth is offering incentives to attract film productions. But those wanting to shoot on another planet think of Iceland, with its 20% refund and a staggering…
In "Big Hero 6," an obscure Marvel Comics title gives the Mouse House's toon division just enough raw material to assemble its own superhero franchise.
Now that they know their ABCs, it's time to move on to their 1-2-3s, and with this improved sequel, the producers seem to have learned a lesson.
While Roberts doesn't have either the marketing budget or filmmaking resources to launch a full-blown counter-attack, he has shrewdly chosen a mass-media format in which to reach parents and mature…
The VHS homevideo format may have gone to its grave years ago, but the horror series of the same name lives on, delivering three playful, yet thoroughly disposable experiments in short-form p.o.v…
There are no good guys in "John Wick," but there are some great actors working alongside Keanu Reeves in his darkest and most tormented role yet: a stunningly lethal contract killer who goes on a…
Not so much a sequel as another stultifying character drama set in a world overrun by aliens, this 10-years-later spinoff switches both directors and genres, as first-timer Tom Green helms an…
"Who wants to see ghosts?" a cinema archivist asks a theater full of restless kids in "The Canal," making a clever pitch to convince those who've never watched anything before the dawn of sound or…
Not only did the standoff depicted in "Fury" never happen, but it will likely be long gone from moviegoers' memories six months from now, after Sony's marketing blows over and people go back to…