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.
Part thriller, part social satire, "Drop Squad" is never quite on secure enough ground to translate ambition into entertainment. The decidedly Afrocentric tale tries hard to reach a wider audience…
This frequently delightful culture-clash comedy boasts a stunning performance in the title role and a clever hook in the concept of a young Japanese who heads to the rolling hills of Canada and finds…
"Warplanes" is aimed squarely at the hard-core military aircraft buff, and hits its target with the robotic accuracy of a Tomahawk missile.
"Loaded" falls flat on its face early on and lies there for 100-odd minutes. Weakly scripted, lacklusterly acted tale of a bunch of young, disillusioned Brits flounders around as much as its…
The fragmented recollections of a Chicano boy whose family scrapes out a meager living as agricultural laborers in 1950s rural America, "...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him" strums an absorbing…