After several attempts in recent years, China gets its first all-out C-horror in "Help," a thoroughly formulary but smoothly assembled femme-in-peril scarefest that can stand alongside similar genre…
After his grizzled turns in "Battle of Wits" and "The Warlords," Hong Kong star Andy Lau saddles up again in the sweeping costume actioner "Resurrection of the Dragon."
Even fans of Mike Figgis' digital experiments will be hard-pressed to find anything of interest in "Love Live Long," the uneven helmer's unattractive, semi-docu style glimpse at a rich creep's…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
An imaginative opening shot raises hopes that fail to flower in thesp-helmer Branko Djuric's derivative sophomore feature, "Tractor, Love and Rock 'n' Roll."
Having made a film about Beethoven ("Immortal Beloved"), and another based on a Tolstoy story starring Danny Huston ("Ivansxtc"), helmer Bernard Rose mashes all these elements together in "The…
A highly controlled psychodrama assembled in a brain-teasing way, "Unfinished Girl" reps an impressive feature debut by writer-director Cheng Er that deserves exposure at Asian-friendly fests.
China's first basketball youth pic, complete with rap score, "Slam" scores high on energy and local flavor but lower on originality. looks to be Asian-American fests or Stateside events with Asian…
The Kazakh-born helmer Timur Bekmambetov is a stickler for detail. And Mark Millar and J.G. Jones' 2004 graphic novel "Wanted" gave him an adventure with details woven into its fabric. Literally.
As Hollywood sweats out the labor standoff, another villain has entered the scene: soaring oil prices.
Is the skyrocketing cost of gas good for the movie biz? Are people more pumped for escapism thanks to the recession? Combine the ailing economy with the cost of fuel, and you've got a perfect storm…
The Joker's been a real wild card for Warner Bros. and "The Dark Knight." But as the film's bow nears, the studio is betting big that the dark villain of "Dark Knight" is a big draw.