Provocative in its arguments and persuasive in its advocacy, "Starving the Beast: The Battle to Disrupt and Reform America's Public Universities" offers a crash course in the ongoing debate over the…
SXSW Film Festival
Four lost souls bring a struggling karaoke club back to life in "Karaoke Crazies," an entertaining combination of eccentric comedy and involving human drama. Boasting tip-top visuals and outstanding…
Equal parts hagiographic biography and heartland celebration, "The Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Berry" should be of interest to passionate devotees of the film's subject — an award-winning poet…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
"Miss Sharon Jones?" Though the actual title for the soul singer's soul-bearing docu-portrait ends with an emphatic, life-affirming exclamation point, audiences could be forgiven for phrasing it as a…
A well-acted and involving dramedy that takes a few too many facile turns en route to upbeat endings all around.
This arresting seriocomedy deftly walks a tightrope between the droll and tense, over a gaping pit of crazy.
Involving docu "T-Rex" charts the path of a teenager from hard-luck Flint, Michigan to becoming the very first Olympics Gold Medalist in women's boxing.
A dangerously unclassifiable relationship between two lost and lonely individuals is the focus of "Lamb," writer-director-star Ross Partridge's beautiful and troubling sophomore feature. In adapting…
"Cloud" trots out a succession of marginal or "in" weirdos and encourages them to spin their alienated angst or fatuous trendy imbecility around the temporarily reunited filmmaker and his ex-lover as…
Even those unfamiliar with the subject may find sufficient entertainment value in this portrait of a band whose umpteen personnel changes and interpersonal conflicts make for a colorfully convoluted…
The sexist abuse women often face in the video gaming world is spotlit in "GTFO."