Delicate and poetic, but full of offbeat humor, this coming-of-ager is Taiwanese auteur Chang Tso-chi's most accessible work to date.
There was nothing saintly about filming IFC's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" which had a Cinema Society Gotham screening at the Museum of Modern Art Aug. 13. "The heat in Shreveport was at least as…
I wanted to love "Pacific Rim" more. I suspect that's a feeling most film critics had. After all, Guillermo del Toro is one of the good guys, a fantasy director with a poet's soul. And the reviews…
This flashy but flimsy magic-themed caper plods along without ever quite fulfilling its potential.
This has been the issue from time immemorial -- TV's great strength (immediacy) and glaring weakness (images without context). TV news operates in these situations without a net, without an editor.
This week I finally finished all 13 episodes of “House of Cards” — the Neflix drama starring Kevin Spacey — and much like Alan Sepinwall at Hitfix, I came away with my overall opinion largely…
Director's verve is balanced by his specific vision and encyclopedic knowledge of filmmaking
Anchored by five strong performances, this beautifully observed drama essentially strikes the same sad note for 98 minutes, though with enough sensitivity and emotional variation to make the…
Continuing a flurry of Sundance activity Sunday, Fox Searchlight announced it has acquired worldwide rights to Gavin Wiesen's directorial debut "Homework."
One homework assignment leads to a whole education for three boys and their parents in Pierre Boutron's mild-mannered comedy "Men Will Be Boys." This leisurely variation on "Big" has offspring and…
Every musician makes homework tapes, the kind made screwing around in bedrooms, invoking silliness and creating parodies that never see the light of day or another human's tapedeck.