A shocker of a remake, equal parts stylish and scuzzy, "Maniac" only marginally softens the grindhouse sleaze of William Lustig's 1980 original.
An intermittently amusing comedy from tyro Lebanese helmer-scribe Daniel Joseph.
The Berlinale is continuing its tradition of presenting restored masterpieces in the Berlinale Special section with a newly restored version of Martin Scorsese's "Taxi Driver."
Three cab drivers of assorted ages and genders provide unique perspectives on the profound changes wrought by preparations for the 2008 Olympic Games in "Beijing Taxi."
Berlin and the Internet have been abuzz with rumors of a Martin Scorsese-Robert De Niro-Lars Von Trier collaboration -- and, at least for the time being, they appear to be true.