When Danish auteur Nicolas Winding Refn brought his Ryan Gosling-starring thriller “Drive” to the Cannes competition two years ago, he earned largely rave reviews and a directing prize. It remains to…
A slap in the face to Norwegian propriety -- and so-called "civilized" societies in general -- Eva Sorhaug's "90 Minutes" will certainly be seen as a response to the two attacks July 22, 2011…
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.
The press screenings at the Cannes Film Festival typically end with a round of polite applause, scattered boos, or a schizoid mix of both; far rarer are the sounds of actual whooping and hollering.
Following a long casting search that spanned the globe, "Super 8" star Elle Fanning and "Enter the Void" thesp Olly Alexander are in negotiations to topline "God Help the Girl," a Glasgow-set musical…
There's such a thing as being too clean and too sharp, and on "The Runaways," Benoit Debie wanted to get down and dirty -- maybe not as down and dirty as he's gotten with Gaspar Noe (on…
"Dirty Diaries," an omnibus of Swedish erotic shorts made by femme filmmakers, has closed a raft of sales deals.
Tiresome film about a drug dealer who enjoys one last trip after dying proves to be the ne plus ultra of nothing much.
It's difficult to know who's the targeted audience for the ultra-worthy omnibus compilation "8." The results are often didactic, occasionally simplistic, and only rarely genuinely affecting.
A guy who's never gotten a break decides to get even in the delectably sordid "One Against All," an ultra-widescreen slice of jaundice that creates its own unrelentingly tawdry, hermetic universe.