A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Wolverine Distributor: 20th Century Fox The Marvel team has recast…
A lipstick-lesbian riff on “Strangers on a Train,” “Breaking the Girls” is a watchable but somewhat routinely pulpy mix of sex, blackmail and murder, a polished low-budgeter that doesn’t rise above…
IFC Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to director Jamie Babbit's thriller "Breaking the Girls" from Myriad Pictures and will give the pic a limited theatrical run stateside. Myriad is…
Film and video producer Oualid Mouaness took a leap of faith when he hired fellow Florida State U. film grad Marc Carlini straight out of school after seeing one of his projects.
"This Film Is Not Yet Rated" constitutes a ballsy expose of the notoriously secretive methods of the Motion Picture Assn. of America's ratings board; the guerrilla enterprise takes, and provokes…
"The Quiet" dredges up every lurid cliche from the well of teen hormonal havoc in a tale of dysfunctional family meltdown that seems unsure whether to push for suburban-Gothic psychosexual excess or…
ABC and PBS led all networks with 27 nominations each for the 2004 News and Documentary Emmy Awards, to be presented in New York City on Sept. 9. Awards recognize excellence in breaking news…
"Water," the controversial third part of Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta's "Elemental Trilogy," will open the 30th Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 8, and Steve Martin's "Shop Girl" will world…