Filmed in Astoria, N.Y., by the BBC and Great Performances in association with Thirteen/WNET. Executive producer, Jac Venza; producer-director, Simon Curtis; writer, Paddy Chayevsky; Paddy Chayevsky…
Macho dancers and call boys, prostitutes and pimps, flamboyant queens and closeted homosexuals populate Mel Chionglo's "Midnight Dancers," a compassionate portrait of Manila's gay subculture and its…
To paraphrase the World War II-era query, "Was this pic really necessary?""A Passion to Kill" is an entirely formulaic soft-sex soap 'n' slasher indistinguishable from the hundreds of cable-ready pix…
Also with: Tyrone Beasley, Lori Tan Chinn, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Del Close, David Anzuelo, Portia Johnson, Anjul Nigam, Ernest Perry Jr.
Narrators: Ben Kingsley, Whoopi Goldberg, Patrick Stewart, Miriam Margolyes, Jean Boht.
Freud comes to China in the Grand Prize winner of this year's Tokyo Fest, a sumptuously shot study of filial loyalty and "Hamlet"-like angst. Top tech values, a provocative plot hook, and the…
Grainy and amateurish, shot on a Spanish shoestring, "Justino" nonetheless has such a mixture of endearing humanity, humor and outrageous situations that it beguiles the viewer. This quirky but…
Having seemingly put aside the political and social vocation of his more prolific filmmaking days, veteran Bengali director Mrinal Sen is again in a meditative, allegorical frame of mind with "The…
Guide: Rian Malan.
Exploring the tragic events in the former Yugoslavia, "Vukovar Poste Restante" sears the eye with images of mindless ethnic conflict, as it ranges from an idyllic rose garden to the concluding…
Voices: Kathleen Barr, Lee Tokar, Doug Parker, Dale Wilson.