REARVIEW: A strong showing by Canadian and British filmmakers, an outstanding selection of performances and a relentless flow of Oscar hype were all in evidence at the Toronto Film Festival.
A family fortune goes missing, tucked away inside a discarded old mattress in "Life's a Breeze," another modest, character-driven fable from Irish director Lance Daly, whose crowd-pleasing "Kisses"…
Set against the hardscrabble backdrop of northern Maine potato country, "Beneath the Harvest Sky" offers a heartbreakingly authentic, vividly realized account of adolescent frustration and yearning.
Shot a stone's throw from "The Twilight Saga," "Horns" presents a slightly edgier supernatural romance, giving Daniel Radcliffe demonic powers he can use to solve the mystery of his g.f.'s murder.
Now that the Vogels' trove has found a home — many homes, in fact, since the couple decided to donate 50 pieces to museums in all 50 states — this follow-up docu puts the happy ending on their…
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.