The loose, performance-focused drama follows troubled Maori teen Tia, who survives a fatal road accident while hitchhiking and is subsequently sheltered by the driver of the car, despite the…
“Logan,” the third and final chapter in the “Wolverine” series (though it's the 10th — count 'em — “X-Men” film, and not necessarily the last), opens in 2029 on the outskirts of El Paso, where Logan…
It’s hardly the first place you’d expect a Goethe reference, but the fizzy, '80s-influenced synthpop song that closes Liu Jian’s animated Berlin competition title “Have a Nice Day” (written, like all…
The film has a strong start but as it progresses, the lead characters make unconvincing personality about-faces even before they've lost the attractions they might once have had.
Even if you overlook the startling historical license, "A Prominent Patient" would still be a train wreck for its godawful script and muddled structure.
Tracy Letts’ kind and gentle play, “Man From Nebraska,” follows a nondescript Midwesterner who has a mid-life crisis of faith and goes to London to look for his absent God. Played by the invaluable…
Tom Costabile's debut feature eventually goes to Hell in the most literal sense, with a prolonged climax too much like a tour through an evangelical Christian group's Halloween "Hell House."
At once starkly eccentric and deeply humane, writer-director Dusty Bias' "The Great & the Small" offers a sympathetically bemused look at interconnected lives of quiet (or else colorfully voluble)…
Simply put, “Planet Earth” is the most important program of our generation. It makes writing about it almost beside the point; the program, whose second installment "Planet Earth II" is debuting on…
Gomes finds truth in concepts and details, envisioning an anti-hero's transformation from unthinking colonialist henchman to revolutionary.
When describing the content of cutting-edge half-hours, the adjectives "clean," "sweet" and "mildly Christian" rarely come up. But the measured optimism and reflexive kindness of "Crashing" are among…
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