"Always -- Sunset on Third Street," Takashi Yamazaki's nostalgic ensemble drama set in Tokyo circa 1958, scooped 12 Japan Academy Awards on Friday night, including picture.
"King and the Clown," a gay-themed, period morality tale, crossed the 11.74 million ticket sales mark on Sunday to become the biggest selling South Korean film of all time.
Underlining the power of family films, "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" easily led the foreign box office with $10.3 million at 1,163 playdates during the weekend.
Count on the IRS to pour cold water on Oscar night. IRS Commissioner Mark Everson, noting reports that stars' goodie bags would be valued at over $100,000, issued a statement Friday reminding…
The annals of strange just got thicker with the arrival of "Funky Forest: The First Contact," a surreal sci-fi-musical-whatsit whose resistance to thematic or narrative logic renders viewers…
AThai legend proves sturdy in this contempo incarnation. Tale of newlyweds threatened by a female ghost accentuates atmosphere over gore and emerges as one of the more accessible recent Thai horrors…
An intriguing idea for a play translates to the screen as stiffly mannered in Jonathan Wyche's "Planet Ibsen," which attempts to burrow inside the head of playwright August Strindberg, wracked with…
With a strong assist from the largest roster of black thesps in Brazilian film history, doc vet Joel Zito Araujo's "Daughters of the Wind" playfully applies the dramatic conventions of telenovelas to…
A justice's public and private lives implode simultaneously when he's embroiled in a political intrigue at the same time his long-lost son surfaces in bland Danish drama "The Judge." Though…
An Eastern occult variation on "I Know What You Did Last Summer," "Art of the Devil 2" overcomes a stuttering start to deliver the gruesome goods. Debut enterprise by seven Thai helmers operating…