A third-string sports saga only apt to play to its devout target audience.
Yi Deok-hye, the last royal member of Korea’s Joseon Dynasty, spent her whole life in captivity and exile, an archetypal damsel-in-distress with no fairy-tale ending. “The Last Princess,” directed by…
It would be inaccurate to call "Gomorrah" the most recent of "The Wire's" overseas progeny, given that the former premiered in Italy two years ago. But "Gomorrah" is among the most admirable of the…
After a summer of expensive fantasy-action disappointments, there's something refreshing about this remake's admittedly dopey but good-natured, straightforward mano-a-mano.
"Halt and Catch Fire," which officially returns on AMC on Tuesday (after the season three premiere aired Sunday night alongside “Fear the Walking Dead”), is both a retro pleasure and a…
As is so often the case with reality shows, the promos for NBC's new "Better Late Than Never" are much more hateful than the show itself. The reality event series eventually reveals itself to be a…
Annie Golden, the theater veteran and regular on TV's "Orange Is the New Black" (playing inmate Norma), isn't precisely "Annie Golden," protagonist of Joe Iconis's new musical "Broadway Bounty…
Real and imaginary worlds commingle in "The Forest," an elegantly composed fantasy-drama about an idealistic schoolteacher whose posting to a remote Thai village upsets the local status quo…
A nice guy trapped when his car is crushed by a collapsed tunnel tries to maintain his spirits while the rescue operation flounders.
The reality of fantasy is the playfully paradoxical focus of "Mister Universo," the third feature from filmmakers Rainer Frimmel and Tizza Covi to gently scrutinize the lives of circus performers…
With echoes of classic Westerns and old-school Hong Kong kung-fu films, this period samurai action film boasts sinewy martial arts.