Riad Sattouf's take on the Cinderella story sends up gender norms in general and Islamic fundamentalism in particular.
Rotterdam Film Festival
The car chases are well handled but formulaic in this lame Danish racing-movie retread.
A bland, contrived and overextended drama from husband-and-wife team Samer Najari and Dominique Chila.
Lee Chatametikool makes a respectable helming debut with this tale of two brothers dealing with their father's suicide.
Although it can turn overly didactic, Fellipe Barbosa's strongly acted debut is a well-observed study of a wealthy Brazilian family's breakdown.
Lluis Minarro's drama about a 19th-century Spanish monarch is more interested in camp aesthetics than historical biography.
A stunningly misguided trauma-rape tale that piles on far too much yet reveals far too little.
An overly staged drama about the clash between the salve of culture vs. the lure of chaos.
Transgender Sebastian/Ellie falls hard for straight-identified Andreas in "Something Must Break," a determinedly transgressive romance of intermittent interest from Ester Martin Bergsmark.
"The return of phantoms, of impossible beings," is how actress Eva Mendes describes Leos Carax's work during her appearance in "Mr. X," a reverent tribute to the French auteur that makes him out to…
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M