Onstage, Jonathan Tolins' "The Twilight of the Golds" had that fairly intelligent yet pat issue-of-the-week telepic feel. Though he and director Ross Marks have done a creditable enough job of…
AWelsh family in desperate need of an escape route chooses fantasy in "House of America." Adapted from Edward Thomas' stage play, uneasy mix of reckless-youth appeal and relentlessly depressing…
More an overview of a movement than a portrait of the man, "The Fight in the Fields" examines several decades of California agricultural workers' activism as spearheaded by the late Cesar Chavez…
Apowerful microcosmic examination of issues likely to dominate national attention in coming years, docu "New School Order" is a natural for broadcast slots, and could find berth as a tool for…
In the hands of filmmaker Michael Oblowitz, novelist Jim Thompson's story "This World, Then the Fireworks" gets an elegantly stylish, highly erotic, intentionally over-the-top rendition. Centering on…
There's integrity, truth and an often arresting visual adventurousness at work in "Black & White & Red All Over." But this different spin on boys-n-the-hood themes will face an uphill climb finding…
What starts as a bright look at the dim lives of temps in a large company slides into unfortunate digressions and drabness in "Clockwatchers."
Hal Salwen's "His and Hers," a screwball comedy about marital squabbling, is a disappointing follow-up to his charming, critically acclaimed debut, "Denise Calls Up," which played in many festivals…
Sweden's No. 2 cinema builder Sandrews has forged a new alliance with Norwegian media giant Schibsted in what could lead to the first truly pan-Nordic exhibition partnership.
The Italian division of United Intl. Pictures has announced that its director of marketing, press and publicity, Vito Matassino, has left the company to seek new career opportunities.
"Shadow Conspiracy" is one of those misfires that is so bad that it's funny. Box office returns will be modest at best at the outset, then steeply downhill from there.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions