Despite his films having covered such topics as mental health, welfare, public housing, and the juvenile court system, documentarian Frederick Wiseman, whose works include "Boxing Gym," "La Danse,"…
This unblinking study of academia offers a summation of sorts of Frederick Wiseman's exceptional career.
Ask a Neil Young fan to describe the keys to understanding his music, and one is likely to hear about his songwriting brilliance, his electric guitar heroics, his incisive views on the victories and…
Per Fly's “Waltz for Monica” (“Monica Z”), a biopic of Swedish jazz singer Monica Zetterlund, has been added to the lineup of Gothenburg-based Way Out West, a Scandi twist on South by Southwest. One…
With "Identity Thief," Melissa McCarthy proves she's got what it takes to carry a feature, however meager the underlying material.
An impressively pulpy underworld-plunger that embellishes on a 1949 showdown between a dedicated team of LAPD officers and Mob-connected Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) for control of the city.
The last time the full group assembled to back Young on an album of original material -- the bloated and aimless "Broken Arrow" -- was in 1996, and the reunited band is set to release double album…
Gaul's MK2 is entering the international 3D sales biz.
Paris' famed upscale nudie revue joins the Comedie Francaise and the Paris Opera Ballet to complete Frederick Wiseman's triumvirate of Parisian entertainment institutions in "Crazy Horse."
A preview of upcoming Oliver Stone docu skein "The Untold History of the World" and HBO doc "Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory," with new footage based on recent events, are on the New York Film Festival's…
The Venice Film Festival's independently run Venice Days section has unveiled a strong mix of name auteurs and promising newcomers in its lineup of 12 titles, 10 of which are world preems.