Going to a Horton Foote play is like catching up with good friends and friendly enemies at a family reunion. His posthumous debut “The Old Friends" is only now having its world premiere (earlier…
Opera is the subject, medium and language of Jiri Menzel's inventive if overstretched comedy.
An improbable but very enjoyable sequel that recaptures much of the stripped-down intensity of Vin Diesel and director David Twohy's franchise starter "Pitch Black."
The Mark Taper Forum at L.A.'s Center Theater Group has lined up its 2014 season with a couple of world preems that legiters in Gotham and beyond will likely keep an eye on. Among the titles on the…
One of the hottest tickets at Comic-Con, HBO’s “Game of Thrones” panel began with an “In Memoriam” segment played to Boyz II Men’s “It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye” where all of the characters from…
Cate Blanchett plays a neurotic Woody Allen heroine for the ages in this serious-minded but ruefully funny work.
Film industry pros usually choose between being a "suit" or a "creative," with business execs rarely attempting artistic careers and vice-versa. But as traditionally low indie film budgets become…
MADRID — The market premiere of Ruben Mendoza's "Dust on the Tongue," hip-hop drama "Buenaventura Mon Amour" and upcoming projects from multiple top Colombian helmers – Ciro Guerra, Victor Gaviria…
It's going to be a bumpy flight for two ex-lovers who are accidentally seated next to each other on a plane in "Stand by Love," Alexandre Castagnetti's glossy, cliched French romantic comedy adapted…
While not quite a "Notorious" F.L.O.P., French spy thriller and Hitchcock wannabe "Mobius" struggles to suggest why its central pair of lovers would want to be together beyond physical compatibility…
A boisterously Tarantinoesque mash-up of cliches, archetypes and bodacious craziness in the tradition of Southern-fried '60s and '70s drive-in fodder,
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions