Handsome, fact-based historical drama "Xingu" from helmer Cao Hamburger ("The Year My Parents Went on Vacation") is a stirring, broad-strokes account of the founding of Brazil's Xingu National Park.
A working-class London lad with big dreams romances an out-of-his-league blonde against the backdrop of a bloody jewelry store heist that escalates into a hostage situation in British indie "Comes a…
Dutch music-biz shutterbug and occasional helmer Anton Corbijn ("Control," "The American") is asked to lay down on the cinematic equivalent of a shrink's couch in Low Countries docu "Anton Corbijn…
Fortunately there's enough material within Ulrike Ottinger's continuing body of work for 10 docus, since Brigitte Kramer's "Ulrike Ottinger -- Nomad from the Lake" only skims the surface of the cult…
A tribute to the kind of quality filmmaking that could have come out of a 19th century novel, Michele Rho's handsome if literal-minded saga "Horses" depicts the travails of two farm-raised brothers…
A rural Anatolian spin on the story of Scheherazade, the protag from "1001 Nights" who tries to ward off the impending violence of her new husband, "Night of Silence" is a riveting chamber drama that…
Tying together problems of overpopulation, pollution, consumption, global warming, industrial development and more, "Surviving Progress" offers a cinematic wakeup call so cogent and non-didactic even…
The life of a sports broadcasting pioneer is memorialized in "Glickman."
Inspired by the poetic memoir "Another Bullshit Night in Suck City," writer-director Paul Weitz's moving, if somewhat maudlin adaptation takes interesting stylistic chances suggested by the…
India is the new Italy for retirees seeking a hot climate to renew their lust for life, based on the evidence of this frequently droll and likable if thoroughly predictable comedy-drama.
A tale of a femme Robinson Crusoe with evergreens instead of palms and mountain peaks instead of sandy beaches, "The Wall" reps another showcase for the mesmerizing face of thesp Martina Gedeck.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions