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…
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…
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.
Narrator: Henry Darrow.
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…
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…
The auto industry has officially arrived in Hollywood. After BMW scored a huge success with its "Goldeneye" promotion to introduce the flashy BMW Z3 in 1995, other studios jumped on the auto…
Alliance Communications has ambitious plans to grab a slice of the booming film action in the U.K.
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…
Daniel J. Harris' ''The Bible and Gun Club'' won the grand jury prize at the third annual Slamdance Intl. Film Festival, the indie film fest that bills itself as a gritty alternative to Sundance.
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