A stylishly lensed film noir, "Fine Dead Girls" sympathetically depicts two gay women who move into an apartment building stocked with characters out of a horror film. Fast-paced but a little flat…
The passionate love affair between Carl Gustav Jung and Sabina Spielrein, Switzerland's first female psychoanalyst, is absorbingly retold -- if unevenly executed -- by Italo helmer Roberto Faenza in…
An animated feature that tries hard to enchant, but disturbs more than it charms, "The Boy Who Wanted to Be a Bear" centers on a peculiar Inuit legend about an Eskimo raised by a polar bear and a…
A song about the BevHilton post-Golden Globes scene would have the chanting lyrics "Who, who, who let the fans in?"
For years Hollywood's f/x community had proclaimed that it was only a matter of time before computer-generated characters played larger roles in major studio productions.
In Andrew Niccol's summer New Line satire "Simone," movie director Viktor Taransky (Al Pacino) creates the perfect virtual actor -- a "vactor" -- one who doesn't complain, make demands or disagree…
You've probably seen the just-add-water demonstrations: a quick shot of a wire frame on a computer screen, then 10 seconds of digital ink and paint and there you go, a 3-D digital character is…
Growing up with three brothers, Gray Marshall learned as a youngster how to accommodate people.
If past is prologue to the future, what do the technical achievements in 2002's movies augur for kudofests to come?
Remember the shape-shifting "liquid metal" T-1000 from "Terminator 2: Judgment Day," the herds of long-extinct reptiles in "Jurassic Park" and ghoulish Orcs in the first "Lord of the Rings"…