The re-emergence of Cambodian cinema continues impressively with "The Last Reel."
The film relies heavily on audiences forming an emotional connection with a difficult character who's alienated from society, speaks little and is subject to outbursts of anger. Jeong Ha-dam succeeds…
At this point the screenplay has spelled most things out and begins to play less like a thriller and more like a police procedural. For the most part audiences will be several steps ahead of Zhang…
There's never been a road movie quite like "Paths of the Soul," an extraordinary chronicle of ordinary Tibetan citizens undertaking a 1,200-mile pilgrimage to Lhasa.
Very much about female experiences and rites-of-passage in a society whose foundations are shifting, pic surrounds Wawa's daring actions with enriching observations by her mother and grandmother…
High levels of upskirt photography and grisly dismemberment notwithstanding it's perfectly legitimate to read "Tag" as a girl-power Alice in Wonderland variant in which three versions of Japanese…
The scope of "Sherpa" broadened dramatically during production when 16 Sherpas were killed on 18 April 2014 at Khumbu Icefall, a treacherous passage near the mountain's base camp.
Sydney's stunning natural beauty, chintzy glamour and illicit substance-fueled urban underbelly are memorably captured by d.p. Simon Harding. Visuals are at once and the same time a tourist…
Though not without some zingy segs the adventures of a brilliant detective with a bumbling streak and his far more entertaining sidekick is hampered by jarring tonal shifts and undisciplined…
With the invaluable assistance of graceful camera work, strong performances and impeccable production and costume design, helmer Keisuke Toyoshima invokes the atmosphere of classical erotic arthouse…
Snappy editing draws a punchy parallels between the Rainbow Wahine's emergence as a team to be reckoned with and the miracles Thompson performed with a pitifully low budget while forced to operate…
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