Romanian helmer Corneliu Porumboiu's latest drama is so carefully intellectualized that the picture has no room to breathe.
LOCARNO — Who said the French took the whole of August off? Led by sales cos Wild Bunch and Memento Films Intl., broadcast net Arte France and promo org Unifrance, a huge cavalcade of French…
John Cusack and Nicolas Cage star in this solid if unmemorable true-crime drama about an Alaskan serial killer.
South Korean film-maker Kim Ki-duk finds his latest film invited to Venice, but banned at home. Now the iconoclastic auteur is mounting a PR campaign in favor of a local release.
PBS has demonstrated it can compete in the rough-and-tumble of primetime with the breakthrough success of "Downton Abbey." Yet that only makes it easier to forget how against the grain public…
The country is ready for its closeup with a bright new identity, after centuries of sending mixed signals to the world.
Michael Polish's latest offers an elegantly muted take on the midlife ennui of Jack Kerouac's autobiographical 1962 novel.
Accepting the Cinema Audio Society's Filmmaker Award last week, helmer Taylor Hackford mused, "When I watch the Academy Awards, the Oscar for Best Sound always goes to the 'boom!' movies. Boom! Boom…
Pic follows a contempo cop's unwilling surveillance of a teen suspected of selling pot.
Strictly from a cultural perspective, "Meet Mister Mom" feels dated -- as if the concept would have made better sense after the near-eponymous Michael Keaton movie of 1983. Indeed, because having a…
Despite a Pulitzer Prize-winning pedigree and cast to which the adjective "all-star" hardly does justice, this assiduous two-part exploration of mortals in Maine represents a low-key follow-up to…