In "The Northerners" and "The Dress," Dutch director Alex van Warmerdam proved himself an original observer of bizarre human behavior, unafraid to touch nerves with his scabrous sense of humor. His…
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" is a bad trip. Long-gestating adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's hallucinatory 1971 gonzo tome has become an over-elaborate gross-out under Terry Gilliam's direction…
Kwangmo Lee's exquisite first feature is one of those slowly paced, minimalist Asian pics which play well at festivals but which rarely make it into Western arthouse cinemas. Buffs will revel in the…
Intentionally recalling Scandi pictures of the '50s in look and feel, "A Summer by the River" is a charming coming-of-ager that's been a B.O. hit on home turf in Finland and could generate some…
A gay young boxer from the North finds love and disillusionment in trendy London in "Like It Is," a respectable lowbudgeter from first-time director Paul Oremland that mostly steers a refreshing…
Also with: Mireille Metellus, Pascale Bussieres, Denise Bombardier.
Though an opening disclaimer warns that "Eros and Psyche" is a sad story, it soon becomes apparent that it also is an exceedingly weird one.
A guy who's never gotten a break decides to get even in the delectably sordid "One Against All," an ultra-widescreen slice of jaundice that creates its own unrelentingly tawdry, hermetic universe.
Dumas fils . . . .Ryan Artzberger
Porn star John Holmes, whose life was ended by AIDS and who was linked to a multiple murder, will be resurrected in a movie about the killings.