Well-drawn characters, engaging performances and a convincingly rooted storyline distinguish Claudia Pinto Emperador's accomplished debut.
The Colors Of The Mountain
William Blake's oft-quoted observation about finding the world in a grain of sand comes to mind more than once during "Manakamana."
A year after approving a production incentives law, Panama is seeing the benefits in a boost for local productions and co-productions. "With the exception of 2007 (when “Quantum of Solace” shot in…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Anna Gunn won her supporting drama actress trophy for the first half of “Breaking Bad’s” final season, but when she hit the backstage room all anyone wanted to talk about was that knife fight in last…
Finnish action specialist Renny Harlin shows fitful signs of life in this found-footage horror pic.
'District 9' writer-director Neill Blomkamp delivers a less dazzling but absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism.
I wanted to love "Pacific Rim" more. I suspect that's a feeling most film critics had. After all, Guillermo del Toro is one of the good guys, a fantasy director with a poet's soul. And the reviews…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
As with all such carte-blanche extravaganzas (increasingly rare in this cautious Hollywood age), it exudes an undeniable fascination — at least for a while.
Life in the isolated nooks of the Hellenic Pindus Mountains is affectionately portrayed in "The Grocer," an engrossing if straightforward docu from scribe-helmer-producer Dimitris Koutsiabasakos…
While Peter Jackson's prequel to "The Lord of the Rings" delivers more of what made his earlier trilogy so compelling -- it doesn't offer nearly enough novelty to justify the three-film, nine-hour…