While strolling through the woods, a self-questioning law student chances upon a sparrow dangling by a string and, obsessed with its significance, begins an inquiry into the interrelatedness of…
Little Miss Sunshine goes the way of La Femme Nikita in "Final Girl," a mildly intriguing thriller of comeuppance that leaves you wanting more — not more archly stylized violence or repetitive…
Though true-crime character study "Jack" has the nerve to call notorious Austrian killer-turned-literary-sensation Jack Unterweger by his first name, writer-director Elisabeth Scharang never lets…
In "Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F," the latest feature in the long-running anime franchise, the runty sycophant Sorbet revives the shredded super-villain Frieza, with a little help from the magical…
Pic's main problem is that [Bosworth] lacks the villainous authority required to make Mike Le and Amy Kolquist's tricky if undercooked screenplay work.
Manhood-measuring contests — in every imaginable sense of the phrase — are taken to brazenly literal extremes in "Chevalier," the long-awaited third feature from Greek multi-tasker Athina Rachel…
In Canada, the power to declare war lies squarely in the hands of the Cabinet. In "Monsieur Lazhar" director Philippe Falardeau's latest, that responsibility falls to a single Member of Parliament.
Relatively confident that he will fail but curious to see what might come of the experiment, an alien council endows a perfectly average human with the power to do whatever he pleases.
Starring Henry Cavill as American art thief Napoleon Solo and Armie Hammer as Russian agent Illya Kuryakin, this reluctant-buddy two-hander feels more suave and restrained than Ritchie's typically…
Chantal Akerman's formally demanding and impossibly intimate video essay serves as an elegy to that sense of home that disappeared with the death of her mother.
High levels of upskirt photography and grisly dismemberment notwithstanding it's perfectly legitimate to read "Tag" as a girl-power Alice in Wonderland variant in which three versions of Japanese…