Smuggling a giraffe from an Israeli safari park to the only zoo in the occupied West Bank is the cute premise behind Rani Massalha's slight but appealing debut feature.
Toronto International Film Festival
Viewers may be left uncertain how seriously to take this aggressively directed film, which, for all its black-comic stylings, deals in few laughing matters.
Jody Shapiro delivers a thin but engaging tribute to the face and co-founder of a massive personal-care empire in "Burt's Buzz."
Entertainment One Films U.S. has acquired U.S. distribution rights to “Gabrielle,” Canada’s entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category for the Oscars. The film is slated for a domestic…
Sean Durkin follows his masterful "Martha Marcy May Marlene" with this uneven but powerful four-part study of a small English village reeling from tragedy.
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to dark comedy”The Double,” a month after it premiered at the Toronto Film Festival. “The Double” is a Film4 and BFI presentation of an Alcove Entertainment…
IFC Films is acquiring U.S. rights to Toni Collette’s romantic comedy “Lucky Them,” a month after its world premiere at the Toronto Film Fetsival. “Lucky Them” is from MyMy Productions in association…
Avi Nesher's unusual dramedy offers a stylish and amusing riff on "Chinatown" by way of "Alice in Wonderland."
Ron Howard follows the revved-up Formula 1 action spectacle of "Rush" by taking the wheel of an ambitiously multifaceted documentary about the 2012 Philadelphia music festival organized and headlined…
Daniel Radcliffe’s “Horns” has found a home with Dimension and Radius-TWC, which has acquired U.S. rights to the supernatural thriller a month after its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival. A…
Barry Avrich's entertaining if uninspired documentary chronicles the life and times of Penthouse kingpin Bob Guccione.