Yves Angelo's engrossing though exaggerated psychological noir excels in creating fascinating characters, though the pic suffers from an overextended middle.
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Philippe Claudel offers no surprises after establishing the initial set up of lonely child and irresponsible white trash adults in eastern France, though the Chicago jury gave the pic several prizes.
A two-bit criminal loser stumbles upon his powers Toxic Avenger style and learns to care about humanity thanks to a traumatized woman convinced he's the Japanese manga character Steel Jeeg.
Things take a dive in the second half of "Angry Indian Goddesses" when the enjoyable femme-centric stereotype bashing gets overwhelmed by too many of-the-moment subthemes.
Pan Nalin's all-female Bollywood buddy movie “Angry Indian Goddesses” continued its successful run on the fall film festival circuit, winning the BNL People's Choice Award on Sunday at the 10th Rome…
At the core of Rome's new MIA market — which runs Oct. 16-20 — is the New Cinema Network, which launched a decade ago. Now that more than 200 projects have come through this platform for projects in…
Ten years after launching with imperial ambitions, the Rome Film Festival may be finding its more realistic footing as a big city fest like many others, albeit with more flair provided by new…
ROME – Rome's new Mia market, dedicated to feature films, TV series, documentaries and video games kicks off tomorrow (October 16) in tandem with the Rome Film Fest, with high hopes of becoming an…
Does the European entertainment industry really need another major fall content market? More than a decade after the shuttering of Milan's Mifed mart, as AFM moved into its fall slot, the answer may…
The Rome Film Festival’s 10th edition comprises a rich mix of crowdpleasing and more esoteric fare, including local launches of James Ponsoldt's "The End of the Tour," Michael Almereyda's "The…
ROME – Robert Zemeckis' "The Walk" – which opens the New York Film Festival Saturday – will launch into Italy from the Rome Film Festival which has secured several other Italo bows of pics with Oscar…