Religious madness and protective love that turns to hatred combine for an intense mixture in Rodrigo Pla's "The Desert Within."
Cannes Film Festival
The long-awaited fourth installment of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg's period action-adventure pic will debut at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday, May 18.
Cross-cultural road pic "Dunya & Desie" positively sings with upbeat energy and humor, nailing its target teen-girl audience with a well-crafted story of friendship and understanding.
The 1940 massacre by the Soviets of some 15,000 Polish Army officers at Katyn, Russia, reps the hub from which spokes of drama emanate in the WWII epic "Katyn."
Life in the Argentine pampas is nasty, brutish and short, judging by the intense, compelling drama "La Rabia."
"Cherry Blossoms: Hanami" follows a grieving widower's journey to Japan and a new understanding of both his late wife and himself.
A teenager struggles to come to terms with his best friends' suicides in this morose but impressive drama.
"Summer Book" breathes a quiet assurance that's very impressive for a first feature.
Triple threat of tight scripting, impassioned playing and fluid helming sells 'Chiko' as a forceful Turkish-German 'Scarface.'
A lazy exercise in cute minimalist humor, low-budget but visually glossy Mexican film "Lake Tahoe" is so dry and slight that it threatens to drift right off the screen.
A beautifully atmospheric vessel that will seem infinitely deep to some and chafingly dry to others.
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