Critics may have been aghast when "Toni Erdmann" was blanked by the Cannes Film Festival jury in May, but they came to the rescue of Maren Ade's film as it topped U.K. film magazine Sight & Sound's…
Sight & Sound
LONDON — Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s “The Assassin” has topped a poll published by Sight & Sound magazine in which 168 U.K. and international film critics nominated their top five films of the year. Todd…
LONDON — Dziga Vertov's 1929 silent film "Man with a Movie Camera" has been voted the world's best documentary ever by a poll of filmmakers and critics organized by the British Film Institute's Sight…
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LONDON — Joshua Oppenheimer’s “The Act of Killing” has been voted film of the year by Sight & Sound, the U.K. magazine for cinephiles. The magazine, which is published by the British Film Institute…
No longer simply the sidekick, Tonto gets top billing in Disney's extravagant Lone Ranger reboot, which partners a heavily face-painted Johnny Depp with the blandly handsome Armie Hammer.
A moody and extremely sensorial debut from scribe-helmers Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza.
Faithful fans and passersby alike should be more than pleased by this superior piece of classical action craftsmanship.
In Richard Nelson’s new play, “Nikolai and the Others,” George Balanchine, Igor Stravinsky, Maria Tallchief and a full complement of other notable Russian emigres spend a Chekhovian weekend together…
End-of-days plays like Adam Rapp's "Through the Yellow Hour" are great fun for designers. What a kick it must have been for Andromache Chalfant to design the ravaged interior of a bombed-out railroad…
LONDON -- Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo" has ended the 50-year reign of Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane" at the top of film mag Sight & Sound's critics' poll.
An attempt at an extravagant theatrical tour de force that bombs isn't the best way for a new artistic director of the Yale Repertory Theater and dean of the Yale School of Drama to introduce…