Men, don’t take your husbands to see “Dada Woof Papa Hot” at Lincoln Center Theater if either or both of you are on the fence about having children. Playwright Peter Parnell presents a candid, at…
Pascal Tessaud's debut feature is less interested in narrative than in showcasing a semi-underground culture and a lot of talent on the mic.
This latest in the less-than-stellar annals of WWE Studios will satisfy the target aud's basic expectations for bombastic action — though even they are unlikely to be impressed.
The strength of “Allegiance” is in the story. Not the musical’s book, which is no more than serviceable, but the disturbing real-life events behind it. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941…
Infants turn to independent beings faster than their parents can absorb their rapid physical and psychological alterations, but for the kids in question, the road to adulthood can seem very long…
Kenneth Branagh has a habit of occupying West End theaters. In 1988, his actor-led company Renaissance Theatre took over the Phoenix for a season, challenging the commercial sector with its lowly…
Assembling a musical "making-of" documentary is fairly easy, particularly with a compelling act in the foreground; actually finding any narrative of consequence behind the music — to pinch that hoary…
A centuries-old horse race in a picturesque Italian city comes across as a brazenly corrupt, carnival-like contact sport in "Palio," director Cosima Spender's bemused view of the biannual event.
Designed as a vehicle for ad-man-turned-personality Donny Deutsch, "Donny!" wants to be "Curb Your Enthusiasm," and in terms of comedy series built around people who didn't need one, comes a whole…
A piercing, poignant and — as befits its subject — beautifully composed exploration of the challenges and responsibilities faced by photojournalists in Afghanistan's post-Taliban free…
Angelina Jolie Pitt pulls off a halfway compelling trick with "By the Sea," an unapologetic vanity project that strains and occasionally succeeds in turning its own beautiful inertia into a virtue.