After a summer of expensive fantasy-action disappointments, there's something refreshing about this remake's admittedly dopey but good-natured, straightforward mano-a-mano.
Fantasia Film Festival
Four lost souls bring a struggling karaoke club back to life in "Karaoke Crazies," an entertaining combination of eccentric comedy and involving human drama. Boasting tip-top visuals and outstanding…
The "invisible man" genre hook is the least successful element in this nicely crafted drama about a man struggling to retain any connection to human society.
This shaggy quasi-thriller offers a drolly amusing, lightly macabre variation on the standard lesbian romantic comedy.
Playwright Ian MacAllister-McDonald's debut feature is a refreshingly grounded, unsentimental yet empathetic slice of D-list teenage life.
Cute anthropomorphic critters deal with some less-than-adorable issues—like depression, murder, environmental disaster and general hopelessness—in "Psychonauts, The Forgotten Children."
This effects-free indie seriocomedy focuses on an ex-crimefighter who loses his general mojo at the classic fortysomething juncture.
This smoothly crafted English-language sci-fi tale finds a modern man cryogenically frozen, then thawed seven decades into the future as humanity's first successful "reanimate."
CANNES – The world's biggest movie industry mart, the Cannes Festival's Cannes Film Market, and the Frontières Intl. Co-Production Market, the twice-a-year genre movie mart of Montreal’s Fantasia…
If you see just one new Sion Sono movie this year, make it "Love & Peace," the wonderfully daffy passion project it reportedly took the appallingly prolific helmer more than two decades to make.
The annals of Western art are woefully sparse when it comes to female painters, which is just one of perhaps a dozen reasons that "Miss Hokusai" comes as such a refreshing anomaly among anime exports.