Set in the most romantic city on earth yet almost entirely confined to a Hilton hotel adjacent to Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport, Pascale Ferran's "Bird People" reveals itself as an unlikely…
Onetime wannabe Bruce Wagner wrote this script while working as a limousine driver. By the time his cynical satire finally made it to the bigscreen, its time had passed, the intended toxicity diluted…
After a series of deliberately difficult art films, Spanish director Jaime Rosales' "Beautiful Youth" feels almost conventional, apart from two long segments in which major events in the lives of its…
Apart from the surly old bandit referred to by the film's title, nearly all the characters of import in Tommy Lee Jones' "The Homesman" are women.
An avalanche seems like the right metaphor for trouble that starts small, gathers momentum and ultimately threatens to wipe out the peaceful balance of a posh Scandi couple's ski vacation.
Aggression, not affection, sparks romance in "Les Combattants," a promising feature debut that already had members of the French film establishment touting newcomer Thomas Cailley as the next big…
Shot in South Africa, but set somewhere on the lawless American frontier, "The Salvation" answers that great unasked question of how a Western might sound with a Danish accent.
One year after sharing the Palme d'Or for her debut "Blue Is the Warmest Color," French actress Adele Exarchopoulos returns to Cannes, this time playing a tiny supporting role in a low-profile indie…
With their preference for world premieres, Cannes programmers are extremely selective about the films they select from the Sundance film festival — which makes it all the more unique that American…
Braver than "Brave," more fun than "Frozen" and more emotionally satisfying than so many of its live-action counterparts, "Dragon" delivers.
An engrossing look at the way a young woman of color defines her own identity vis-a-vis the various spheres of support in her life, Celine Sciamma's "Girlhood" advances the French helmer's obsession…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch