BBC Films is not only getting into the franchise game but also mining Kenya for a good yarn. The shingle is developing "Cherub: The Recruit" as the first in a planned series.
A hilarious wartime satire that mocks the media's obsession with all things jihad, "Special Correspondents" reps a welcome alternative to typical mainstream Gallic comedies.
Superhero shenanigans are dished up with style in the rollicking adventure yarn "K-20: Legend of the Mask," based on longtime Japanese literary favorites reinvented for a popular '80s manga.
A Dutch actor starring in a Bollywood extravaganza shoulders an untenable portion of Westerner guilt in Diederik van Rooijen's effective, solidly engrossing "Bollywood Hero."
If Ed Wood were reincarnated as David Lynch, he might make something close to "Marin Blue," multihyphenate Matthew Hysell's airless and amateurish debut.