Relative to its fellow grand European capitals, Berlin's potential as a romantic playground has been rather under-explored on film, which is reason enough to welcome Lulu Wang's slight, sprightly…
Production of "Pirates of the Caribbean 5" in Australia has been halted due to the hand injury sustained by Johnny Depp earlier this month. The film's star departed Australia for the U.S. on March 10…
Gospel music great, rhythm-and-blues icon, civil rights activist and all-around living legend Mavis Staples is celebrated with the infectiously joyful enthusiasm of a passionately devoted fan in…
If you were to somehow distill into a single movie character the most insufferable attributes of Holden Caulfield, Max Fischer and the self-absorbed grown-up version of Antoine Doinel, you might come…
Although immigrant stories abound in French cinema, Cyprien Vial's impressive debut, "Young Tiger," about an illegal Punjabi teen in France, ranks as something of an anomaly in that it deals with the…
A Kickstarter campaign to complete Dennis Hopper's unreleased final film has topped its $90,000 fundraising goal in three weeks. The funds will enable director Linda Yellen to finish the comedy “The…
An atmosphere of troubling apprehension suffuses the rural locale of "In Her Place" thanks to a script of discreet probity that gives equal, nonjudgmental weight to the three female protags.
A solid, borderline exhaustive survey of the Washington D.C. hardcore punk scene of the 1980s — possibly the nation's most influential such milieu, if not tied with Los Angeles.
Pakistan's 2014 Oscar entry is a handsomely made, nicely modulated fugitive drama with forceful social overtones decrying the ongoing practice of child brides.