"Trois Couleurs: Bleu," the first installment in Krzysztof Kieslowski's trilogy inspired by the French tricolor, falls short of the mystical perfection that characterized "The Decalogue," but boasts…
AShadow of Doubt" is a riveting exploration of how a father's presumed abuse of his young daughter destroys eachmember of a middle-class French family, and how society deals with incest. Director…
"Household Saints" has so many changes of mood, pacing and focus that it's impossible to know what it's really aiming at. After building up some cockeyed charm through the first half, Nancy Savoca's…
Now is the Alex Winter of our discontent. "Freaked" showcases Ted (or is it Bill?) of the "Excellent Adventure" as star, co-director, co-producer, co-writer and conspirator. An anarchic mix of hip…
A gripping drama that spans 30 years of recent Romanian history, "Betrayal" is solid arthouse fare.
Also with: Antoine Basler, Carlotta Soldevilla, Nanou, Marie Peyrucq-Yamou, Gladys Gambie, Makeda.
The best Swedish film of its kind since "My Life as a Dog,""The Slingshot" is an exquisite period piece, combining humor, tragedy and uplifting optimism. It
Margarethe Von Trotta's agonizingly up-to-the-minute political thriller, "The Long Silence," is a devastating depiction of a society almost in the grip of anarchy. Poignant and grim, film…
As he has proven many times in the past, Israel Horovitz can write much better plays than "Fighting Over Beverley." Put simply, it doesn't ring true. And it suffers badly from a Vera Lynn complex.
The moderately enjoyable "Undercover Blues" plays like a big-screen, big-budget pilot for a TV series. As such, it could draw respectable coin from those seeking an undemanding, fun time at the…
Henry Ford believed in reincarnation. He was right to do so, for Mark St. Germain's highly promising "Camping with Henry & Tom" and John Cunningham's dominant portrayal of Ford in it offer strong…