Diversity is the star of Ernesto M. Foronda and Silas Howard's "Sunset Stories," a deliberately nontraditional romantic comedy that embraces the sort of actors -- and characters -- typically…
A Latino tranny bar tells its own story, courtesy of the performance crew who transformed the space into a once-a-week hipster hangout, in "Wildness," named after the outre art/fashion/music night…
The cut-ups showed up en masse for Variety's 10 Comics to Watch event sponsored by Cohen Gardner at the Just for Laughs comedy fest in Montreal on Thursday.
James Bond had it easy there for awhile. Naturally, there were imitators in which actors such as Dean Martin ("The Silencers"), James Coburn ("Our Man Flint") and Michael Caine ("The Ipcress File")…
A rousing, frequently rowdy comedy with considerable crossover appeal, thanks to a pair of juicy lead perfs by Brenda Fricker and Olympia Dukakis.
When NakedSword producers approached experimental short filmmaker Travis Mathews about making an amateur porn feature in the vein of his "In Their Room" series, they seem to have overlooked the…
Comics click online, execs use Web to sample funny talent, projects
An ultra-low-budget indulgence noteworthy for its central pair of unself-conscious child perfs.
As a kid, I was fairly confident that "The Man With the Golden Gun" was the best of the Bond movies. It featured my favorite villain (peerless character actor Christopher Lee as Scaramanga), my…
"Live and Let Die" contains my favorite line of any Bond film. Facing off against Mr. Big, Roger Moore launches into Bond's patented introduction, "My name is…" when the jive-talking villain cuts him…
A toxic device detonated in downtown Los Angeles ruins an otherwise routine couples' brunch in the slow to start, fun to finish "It's a Disaster," a smart, character-driven chamber play in which the…