It takes guts to tackle a movie musical. Fail to achieve just the right balance between believable, accessible reality and attention-grabbing, stylish entertainment and you fall on your face.
"A Mighty Heart" is still beating. Paramount Vantage has come up with a new game plan for the pic after a weak opening and a steep decline in the second frame, cutting back the number of screens from…
"Live Free or Die Hard" was living a free if illegal existence in cyberspace over the July Fourth holiday. A copy was unlawfully uploaded Wednesday and then removed Thursday from iklipz.com, a…
Michael Grais will adapt "Home Before Daylight," an autobiography by a longtime Grateful Dead roadie, for the bigscreen. He's also producing. Project will trace the music- and drug-filled exploits of…
Smooth direction and rich lensing make this an easy sit, but the fluffy script doesn't add up to much.
Mixture of comedy, drama and whimsy loses its focus in too many character subplots.
Martin Rejtman takes a break from his droll contempo comedies and applies his sharp eye to the docu form with "Copacabana," a largely non-verbal film about Bolivian emigres living in one of Buenos…
Bucking its gung-ho, moralistic title, "An Appointment With Life" checks in as a gentle, autumnal movie about learning from other people and coming to terms with past mistakes. At the least…
A lushly-scored drama that takes an awfully long time to tell a rather simple story of family healing, "Bizan" compensates with a name trio of lead thesps and succulent widescreen photography of…
"Teeth of Love" draws a satisfying amount of dramatic blood. Following a young woman's three painful affaires du coeur across 10 years, impressive debut feature by Beijing Film Academy prof Zhuang…