Running time: 98 MIN.
Ed Frumkes, exec of Warner Bros. Intl. Distribution, and Roc Kirby, founder of Australia’s Village Roadshow Corp., will be honored at the inaugural CineAsia convention in Singapore next month…
An enormously likeable ensemble, headed by Marisa Tomei and Anjelica Huston, struggles hard to give the proper color, texture and mood to The Perez Family, Mira Nair's serio-comic exploration of…
As an in-your-face evocation of what it's like to be young and living in an urban combat zone, New Jersey Drive could scarcely be more vivid and immediate. At the same time, lack of a discernible…
Rather like a cross between Up in Smoke and an episode of The Jeffersons, Friday is a crudely made, sometimes funny bit of porchfront humor from the 'hood.
The script [from a screen story by John Wilcox and Steven Alldredge] is a mix of the trite and the true. Ryan (Ryan Slater) is off on spring break to see his dad (Stephen Lang), an American working…
Brit helmer Ken Loach's most ambitious film to date Land and Freed om follows a Liverpudlian to the Republican trenches and political treachery of the Spanish Civil War. Despite a slight windiness in…
Mix Night of the Living Dead with Sam Raimi's Evil Dead movies, then add a hefty dose of Beavis and Butt Head-style silliness, and you have this fang-in-cheek horror thriller that likely will please…
In its bold take on a subgenre that's every bit as resonant as '30s US gangster pix, Zhang Yimou's seventh feature is as assured and attention-grabbing as his 1988 bow Red Sorghum. Poised somewhere…
A satirical spin through America's oft-reported fascination with celebrities, no matter how empty or facile, S.F.W. tries hard to juice up a subject that feels done to death.