Sigmund Freud would have surely had a field day with writer-director Mitchell Lichtenstein, who has now devoted not one but two movies to women with metaphorical steel traps between their legs.
Well, we've officially reached the mid-point of the 2015 Berlin Film Festival, although the most hotly anticipated event in this cold, cold town is still another day away.
Four men and one woman serve out a unique form of spiritual punishment in Pablo Larrain's "The Club."
After hitting a couple of commercial highs and one major artistic low in the major-studio trade, Bill Condon makes a welcome return to more intimate, character-based fare in "Mr. Holmes."
If Alex Ross Perry's previous film, "Listen Up Philip," aspired to the kaleidoscopic narrative density of a John Fowles or William Gaddis, his new "Queen of Earth" carries the spiky intensity and…
A young Mayan woman finds herself at a crossroads between the ancient and modern worlds in "Volacno," a transporting, hypnotically beautiful debut feature from Guatemalan director Jayro Bustamante.
Can a filmmaker under house arrest make any more defiant a gesture than by directing a bonafide road movie?
Don't be alarmed: "Chuck Norris vs. Communism" is not a remake of "Invasion U.S.A.," the 1985 Cannon Films schlock extravaganza that pitted the double-barreled action star against hordes of Russian…
Cartwheeling stunt airplanes aren't the only things that soar and plummet in "The Summer of Sangaile," a sensuous and sensitive teen romance in which the real roller-coaster ride is that of turbulent…
Variety’s top film critics have selected their favorite movies of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, which screened over 123 features in its 17th edition. All three of them agree: grand prize and…