Sometimes life does not imitate art. Take the case of Cuba Gooding Jr., who starred as the fiercely loyal football player, Rod Tidwell, who stuck with his sports agent Jerry Maguire (Tom Cruise)…
A flavorsome prelude to better-known Beat Generation events, "The Last Time I Committed Suicide" has the right look, attitude and energy. What it doesn't have is anything more than the slenderest…
A grim and despairing tale of small-town tragedy and loss of faith, Tom Blake Nelson's "Eye of God" is a bleakly fascinating drama that will have a difficult time attracting audiences beyond the…
Filmed in Toronto by Showtime Entertainment. Executive producers, Ted Swanson , Karen Goodwin; producer-director, Linda Yellen; writers, Jonathan Platnick, Yellen; Linda Yellen's handsome production…
Underscoring the breakthrough of a new generation of helmers in Spain, Alejandro Amenabar's "Thesis" (Tesis) won the best picture Goya at Saturday's Spanish film awards.
The dark motives and dense plotting of classic crime fiction are present in "The Bitter End," but not something just as important: compelling characters. Like many neo-noirs, this one relies on genre…
Wendy MacLeod's legit black comedy is expertly translated to the screen by adapter-director Mark Waters in "The House of Yes." Sophisticated urban auds should say yes to this wittily perverse, Gothic…
The ShoWest Awards will go live on TV for the first time, it was announced Friday.