An homage wrapped in a spoof wrapped in a cliche, goofy low-budget punk-vs.-punk opus "The FP" strains as the Trost brothers try to wring a feature out of their like-titled short film.
Two chairs, two pairs of pajamas and two exceptionally creative sketch artists make for a surreal, 90-minute trip through the outer limits of comedy in the Pajama Men's "In the Middle of No One."
A stirring black-empowerment tale that personalizes the civil rights movement through the testimony of domestic servants working in Jackson, Miss., circa 1963.
For a movie about four slackers, "30 Minutes or Less" feels like it's in an awfully big hurry to be over.
A curious chance for humans to revel in their own destruction, "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" makes for an impressive, if predictably downbeat prequel to a franchise famous for unhappy endings.
Nine of the cut-ups featured on Variety's annual 10 Comics to Watch list attended the Just for Laughs confab in Montreal, where "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig and "Modern Family" co-creator Steven…
P is for punk-spirited, post-Perestroika pastiche in Victor Ginzburg's dauntingly ambitious if somewhat ill-conceived adaptation of "Generation P," a sprawling, largely plotless sociopolitical satire…
Sitting backstage at L.A.'s Largo without the mascara and unruly mop of red hair, Tim Minchin doesn't look like a rock star. But that's the point.
While the concept is more likely to inspire giggles than excitement, "Cowboys & Aliens" is a full-bodied, roundly satisfying yarn.
In a time before raunchy, R-rated laffers competed for the how-low-can-you-go prize, the demand for mature, grown-up romantic comedies resulted in pics as wise and wonderfully character-driven as…
Watching four pasty white couples fumble and grope their way through various unscripted bedroom scenarios will no doubt drive enough VOD interest to justify this vaguely titillating IFC Midnight…