A potentially maudlin "Death in Venice" scenario in a contemporary universe and a wryly comic key, "Love and Death on Long Island" marks a winning feature debut from Richard Kwietniowski.
An offbeat, blackly humorous love story with a grotesque edge, "Junk Mail" announces a quirky talent in former stills photog and commercials director Pal Sletaune that's very much in line with the…
With one foot firmly in the exploitation arena and the other gingerly dipping into more interesting American indie territory, writer-director Paul Chart makes a quirky, fitfully promising feature…
With his customary charm, generosity, modesty and irony, Italy's best-loved star looks back over his life and career in "Marcello Mastroianni: I Remember, Yes I Remember."
A remarkably polished and thoughtful first feature by Norwegian helmer Erik Skjoldbjaerg, psychological crime thriller "Insomnia" is an eye-opener.
"Mrs. Brown" is a sensitive, richly detailed drama about the extraordinarily complex and intimate friendship that she developed with her loyal servant John Brown, a relationship that scandalized the…
Never failing to surprise, Manoel de Oliveira, the dean of esoteric Portuguese filmmakers, delivers a change of pace in "Journey to the Beginning of the World." Dropping the style of his recent…
Genius gadfly Jean-Luc Godard delivers two more installments of his small-screen series about the big picture of the 20th century. As with previous episodes of this projected eight-part essay…
A well-observed and deftly performed examination of upper-middle-class emotional deep freeze, "The Ice Storm" is an intelligent, adult American film. Pic reps another insightful look at family and…
A dizzying visual style can hardly conceal the shallow and self-indulgent nature of Abel Ferrara's newest, "The Blackout," an erotic thriller with some moral dimensions about a tormented movie star…
Grand prize winner at the Pan-African Film Festival in Ouagadougou this year, "Buud Yam" is a beautifully lensed fairy tale able to entrance both children and adults open to African storytelling…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History