The Marvel Cinematic Universe can be an awfully big, noisy and repetitive place to spend your time and money, but at its best, it can also allow for humor, whimsy and lightness of spirit.
The noise-making guest stars essentially cancel each other out in the new season of "Ray Donovan," with Ian McShane adding viperine class as a wealthy mogul out to commandeer the title character's…
Inspired by one of the world's youngest serial killers, genre-bending Polish thriller "The Red Spider" spins a web that openly challenges pro-forma slasher pics in which corpses accumulate while a…
The pathos that should underlie this world of privilege isn't as vivid as the rather bratty, arch, self-satisfied surface of the protagonists' insular society.
In an industry where there wasn't such pronounced gender imbalance, this resourceful and satisfying indie drama would certainly boost writer-helmer-thep Raine to the rungs of at least TV-episode…
There may not be a genre with as limited a capacity to surprise a grown audience as the still-ubiquitous coming-of-age drama: While teenage kicks may switch from generation to generation, the process…
Nobody appeared to be clamoring for a follow-up to "The Spoils of Babylon," but how often does IFC get the opportunity to feature Will Ferrell and a lot of his famous pals for three hours? Enter "The…
"Whenever you do something new, you learn something about yourself," says the protagonist of Polish lenser-turned-helmer Bartek Prokopowicz's gutsy debut feature "Chemo."
Debuting helmer Nicolae Constantin Tanase shows off his assertive though undisciplined style in this drama of a teen girl with a misplaced crush on the local stud.
The Parents Television Council has already done its part to help promote “Seven Year Switch” by condemning it, sight unseen, suggesting at least that the title (intended to rip off a beloved comedy…
Again plodding along at a near-hypnotic pace, "Rectify" begins its third season almost exactly where the second left off, and that's a good thing. Awash in critical acclaim, this deeply rich and…