Now a revered commodity thanks to "The Office" and "Extras," Ricky Gervais is making a rare journey to the U.S. to do standup, yet he only ventures a bit into his life as a star in his 75 minutes…
Story of a young man whose gambling debts scale the same heights as his skyrocketing career is anchored by a sensitive turn from Elio Germano ("My Brother Is an Only Child"), though the unfocused…
A deliriously exuberant take on that most stereotypically Colombian of themes -- drugs -- "The Colombian Dream" hurtles excitedly to nowhere in much the same way as its pill-driven young protags.
Picaresque tale of sax and sex in '70s Czechoslovakia oozes charm and provides countless chuckles.
A cop and crook play one long, expensive game of tag in "2 Alone in Paris," the directorial debut of comic stars Eric Judor and Ramzy Bedia.
A mostly entertaining drama from Santo Domingo about what happens when a rich kid swaps places with a poor one, "Junior" is often downright clumsy but is largely remedied by the freshness and…
A striking lest-we-forget tale suffers from unstriking treatment in Javier Balaguer's docudrama "Natives of the Night," an uninspiringly stolid take on the horrors inflicted on the Dominican Republic…
Unrelentingly macho, violent and a bit of a hoot, sci-fi actioner "Terra Nova" looks set to be the next Russian B.O. smash when it bows in late August. Made on a big (for Russia) budget alleged to be…
A birdwatchers' "Best in Show," Alex Karpovsky's mock-doc "Woodpecker" stretches its single joke to feature length, earning a beakful of yuks.
Some cynics may expect the worst of another Eddie Murphy vehicle involving extraterrestrials -- insert joke about "The Adventures of Pluto Nash" here -- but that only makes "Meet Dave" all the more…
Where Paul Haggis' "Crash" found touch-deprived Angelenos striving for contact via auto collisions, "Garden Party's" City of Angels ensemble favors the old-fashioned bump and grind.