An exquisitely drawn, deeply felt love story that teases out every shadow and nuance of its characters' inner lives with supreme intelligence, breathtaking poise and filmmaking laaft of the most…
"Maryland" is the original title of "Disorder," the second feature by Parisian writer-director Alice Winocour, and while not one minute of it takes place in the American state of the same name, it's…
The first installment of "Arabian Nights" is a meaty opus weaving nonfiction and allegory to paint an outraged portrait of European austerity witchdoctors, the Portuguese politicos at their beck and…
A stylish film noir that owes its mood of slow-burning heartbreak to the masterful performance of female lead Jeon Do-yeon.
Despite the appreciably restrained, low-key approach, the character-driven humor never finds a proper groove in what amounts to a sporadically engaging retread of earlier mid-conflict comedies like…
"Self-destructive" is the label commonly attached by armchair pop psychologists to tragic figures like Amy Winehouse, the nervy, unruly and viciously talented British jazz-soul singer.
A near-tangible slick of midsummer sweat sits heavily atop each scene in Andrew Cividino's diverting debut feature "Sleeping Giant."
While capturing the crushing unease of the Punjabi countryside, full of uncertain, frightened glances, Singh neglects dramatic construction and jeopardizes empathy.
Almost impressive in the way it shifts from dreary two-hander to cut-rate survival thriller to terminal-illness weepie to M. Night Shyamalan/Nicholas Sparks-level spiritual hokum
"Life is strange," Paul Dedalus declares more than once in Arnaud Desplechin's "My Golden Days" — and it's also rich and intensely personal, as we experience firsthand in this marvelously vivid…