Though boasting elaborate production values, Isshin Inudo and Shinji Higuchi's seriocomic feudal-war epic delights most with its gallery of robustly swaggering characters.
A depressed young woman is dragged out of her isolation when she's forced to help her alcoholic, dementia-afflicted grandmother in "She Doesn't Want to Sleep Alone," an affecting feature debut by…
Michael Clarke Duncan, the hulking character actor whose dozens of film credits included an Oscar-nominated performance as a death row inmate in "The Green Mile" and such other box office hits as…
Predictably patchy portmanteau pic "7 Days in Havana" sutures together seven flimsy-to-outright bad shorts set across a week in Havana, to forgettable effect.
An offbeat and endearingly parochial loser comedy, this Nipponese manga adaptation is a soul sister to Nobuhiro Yamashita's deadpan slacker films.
After the Velvet Revolution, a fiftysomething Sudetenland train dispatcher is visited by ghosts from his and the region's past in "Alois Nebel," the visually accomplished feature debut of Czech…
Australian-produced "East Bloc Love" surveys the struggle toward gay rights in several former Soviet bloc nations.
Wang Bing continues to probe the devastating consequences of China's "anti-rightist" campaign in his first narrative feature.
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