After spending over a decade filming "Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde," it's understandable that filmmaker Suzanne Mitchell might find it difficult to whittle her footage down to tolerable…
Director-producer Scott Mactavish uses straightforward talking head interviews with family menders and friends to evokes the extraordinary focus and courage Navy SEAL Lt. Murphy seems to have been…
The spirit is willing but the filmmaking is weak in "Arise," a touchy-feely documentary with laudable dual messages of empowering women and healing the planet.
Jim Bruce makes his feature helming debut with this firm but fair inquiry into the failings of the Federal Reserve.
With just nine inhabitants -- including a bitter German doctor, a haughty French baroness and a family of social exiles -- the island of Floreana becomes a Clue-worthy backdrop for conflict and…
This quixotic documentary seeks to defend Jewish entrepreneur Bernard Natan against claims that he got his start peddling silent-era pornography.
MSNBC markets itself as a place for discussion and community. Yet when bombs explode at the Boston Marathon or unrest shatters Egypt, viewers want information first, and analysis -- even solutions…
Tribune's long-awaited decision to spin off its newspaper holdings and bet squarely on television pounds a final nail in the coffin of the rationale underlying the Times Mirror-Tribune merger back in…
Those crazy people at the Public really know how to have fun. “Here Lies Love,” an exuberant musical inspired by the life of Imelda Marcos and set to the pounding disco beat of a score by David Byrne…
A basically constructed but rivetingly researched examination of the global fight for affordable antiretroviral therapy against Western pharamaceutical companies, whose restrictive patent laws amount…