A film prone to cutting on an unfallen tear, “From the Land of the Moon” from French director Nicole Garcia is as syrupy a confection as ever dripped from the pen of Nicholas Sparks (though inspired…
Cannes Film Festival
While it's not among the festival's official prizes, every year at Cannes, a group of film critics awards the "Palme Dog," a citation honoring the best canine performance of the festival — a perfect…
Leave it to a French stop-motion film to cut closer to the reality of the orphan experience than "Annie," "Matilda" or any number of like-minded live-action melodramas have over the years.
If the prospect of watching Gerard Depardieu rap sounds like reason enough to see a movie, then "Tour de France" delivers.
Boasting more tangled plots and bodies than an octopus has tentacles, South Korean auteur Park Chan-wook's "The Handmaiden" is a bodice-ripper about a pickpocket who poses as a maid to swindle a…
Deliriously loquacious dialogue and a rare understanding of how to balance Italian caricature with a grounding sense of realism characterize this terrifically played comedy-drama.
There's wearing your heart on your sleeve, and then there's "The Transfiguration," an addition to the extensive onscreen vampire canon whose influences are name-checked throughout.
Let's say for the sake of argument that giants really exist. That they galumph around London, 'round about the witching hour, plucking kids from orphanage windows as a late-night snack.
Following a motley crew on a bumpy ride from Seoul to Busan to escape a zombie outbreak, helmer-scribe Yeon Sang-ho's action-horror railroad movie "Train to Busan" pulses with relentless locomotive…
Even if audiences accept "The Dancer" as pure fiction, its pedestrian scene construction and ill-conceived script won't renew interest in Loïe Fuller's fascinating career and influence.
There was a time when scores of defiant adolescents asserted intellectual independence from their parents by turning their backs on religion; in this more agnostic age, picking up the Bible can be…