By turns playful, tragic and surprisingly light on its feet, this welcome comeback for Alejandro Jodorowsky should keep its maker fully booked on the fest circuit.
It takes a brave man to make Lebanon's first gay-themed commercial feature, and while there's too much musicvid influence in "Out Loud," helmer Samer Daboul and his cast are to be commended for their…
The latest round of pilot casting reflects the demise of projects that held great promise as recently as a year ago.
Jenna Elfman, Don Johnson, Poppy Montgomery, Jaime Pressly and Christina Ricci are among the growing list of familiar names taking on projects as the 2011 network pilot season races into production.
Kaspar Munk's debut, "Hold Me Tight," is a classic example of what happens when bad scripts tackle good subjects.
Nostalgia ultimately gets the best of director Rob Reiner in "Flipped."
Not seen at the Met since 1936, Puccini's "La Rondine" makes a welcome return bolstered by the star power of its real-life husband-and-wife leads Angela Gheorghiu and Roberto Alagna.
"How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" will soon be known in the trade as "How Not to Write a Romantic Comedy." This is the kind of movie that was doomed on the page, both by an inherently problematic…
With Alan Ayckbourn's "How the Other Half Loves" at the Pasadena Playhouse, director Larry Arrick uses an electric chain saw where a chisel is required. Chain saws can be useful tools, but mostly for…
Ashley, who directed the original stage play and makes his movie debut here, doesn't always seem comfortable with the medium. But he certainly knows the material: The film is uncompromisingly gay and…
Evening B of Showtime's Act One festival has mixed results. Colorful writing and solid perfs give five new pieces an urban feel that reflects their gritty L.A. venue. But the hard edge, which…