The Tribeca Film Festival has tapped Martin Scorsese's 1983 film "The King of Comedy" to close its 2013 edition, with the movie to be shown in a newly restored digital incarnation. The black comedy…
"Girls" is that odd duck that shouldn't be missed, and at times, can barely be watched.
"Bad Jews" is a biting comedy in which the grandchildren of a Holocaust survivor observe shiva by fighting over who is most deserving of the religious artifact that was his prize possession.
Although it traffics freely in stereotypes and sitcom-style one-liners, "Gayby" is never less than likable as it tackles the complications that arise when a straight thirtysomething woman attempts to…
"The Call of Cthulhu," Andrew Leman and Sean Branney's silent 1920s-style telling of H.P. Lovecraft's eponymous gothic horror tale, took the Prix Tournage for American film at the 23rd Avignon Film…
An entertaining gross-out, cautionary tale, tyro director Morgan Spurlock's "Super Size Me" personalizes the warnings in runaway bestseller "Fast Food Nation" by submitting the filmmaker himself to a…
In fitting indie fashion, "Shoot Me" got its launch party before the movie the book traces got a firm release date.
In truth, Chekhov's plays are among the most difficult in dramatic literature to perform, and successful productions are rare. (A notable exception was last season's mounting of "Three Sisters" play…