Doug Glatt is sweet-natured but armed with a solid punch, as is "Goon," based on the lovable true story of Doug Smith, a hockey enforcer who achieved minor-league fame.
Toronto International Film Festival
The cinematic equivalent of a concert T-shirt, XXL biodocu "Pearl Jam Twenty" gives another awesome souvenir to die-hard fans of the chart-topping Seattle scenesters-turned-cult faves while leaving…
Grief doesn't rate high among emotional states suited to high-octane presentation; hence the disconnect between excessive style and sober content in "Burning Man," a feature-length montage posing as…
A soap opera filtered through the influences of Mike Leigh, Robert Altman and John Cassavetes, Jose Canijo's "Blood of My Blood" is an overlong portrait of a family living in one of Lisbon's rougher…
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Crime Scene Pictures partners Adam Ripp and Rob Paris are teaming with Nick Wechsler to produce action thriller "Man With a Gun," based on a screenplay by Robert Hewitt Wolfe.
A taut, often ingenious thriller that falls short only when it becomes untrue to its central conceit: the surveillance of a couple by a virtual intruder.
As buyers circle hockey comedy "Goon" following its raucous Saturday preem," co-writer and star Jay Baruchel is warming up to co-script sports comedy "Baseballissimo" with writing partner Jesse…
With a list of ancestors that includes Shakespeare, Tran Anh Hung, "The Godfather" and the Bible, "Bunohan" serves up a feast of archetypes and violence amid a story that twines like a basketful of…
The film is a well-wrought but dramatically narrow account of a scuzzy cop's personal and professional meltdown.