Landing halfway between "Medium Cool" and a '70s disaster pic, drama has some conventional ideas and weak writing. But it mostly works, as a non-didactic portrait of the clash between grassroots…
Helmer Craig Gillespie's sweetly off-kilter film plays like a Coen brothers riff on Garrison Keillor's "Lake Woebegone" tales, defying its lurid premise with a gentle comic drama grounded in reality.
Expansively, dramatically, magnificently Russian, Nikita Mikhalkov's loose remake of "12 Angry Men" plays like vintage jazz from a veteran band.
Julie Taymor's flaky, freewheeling jukebox tuner plays like a riff on "Hair" with Fab Four cachet.
With an exotic Jewish subculture, a French star and a lesbian love affair, Avi Nesher's "The Secrets" would appear to have all the art cinema demographic bases covered.
A grand old stage vet experiences a tragic downfall in "The Last Lear."
Fans of graphic dismemberment will have a field day with "Hatchet."
Charmer could become a sleeper hit if allowed to build word of mouth and screen count.
Profoundly confusing "In Bloom" arrives at some very tenuous moral conclusions that might alienate much of its supposed target audience.
The days of Dogma 95 seem long ago and far away in "With Your Permission," top Danish thesp Paprika Steen's second directorial feature and first collaboration with hyperactive screenwriter and fellow…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%