Though his filmography often consists of long interviews with hideous men, documentarian Errol Morris is nearly unequaled in his ability to inject empathy, or at least basic humanity, into…
Those who miss the spunky, rueful, heart-of-gold Hunter from her early signature films will find something of a return to that form in "Strange Weather."
Irish director Alan Gilsenan's Canadian co-production is an admirable if not entirely successful drama that does as well as can be hoped with a difficult adaptation task.
"Our revenge will be to survive, and have children," rallies the mayor of an Ottoman city whose Armenian population is targeted for annihilation in Terry George's "The Promise." And he might add, "…
A vanity project on at least two levels, Nick Cannon's "King of the Dancehall" sees the actor and TV host serve as star, director, screenwriter, producer, and executive producer on his maiden voyage…
These Palermo exorcisms feel pathetic in their tawdriness, yet the pathos turns to audience fury when it's revealed the Vatican is churning out exorcist priests as fast as they can.
It's part of the stylized nature of animated movies to have clean popping titles. “Toy Story” is the perfect thing to call an animated film; so is “Spirited Away” or “Dumbo” or “Sausage Party.” “My…
In what is arguably his best film yet, Nesher ("Turn Left At The End Of The World," "The Matchmaker") confronts a trauma – the burden of history -- that is still very much part of the Israeli present…
Paul Dugdale's Rolling Stones tour documentary, "The Rolling Stones Olé Olé Olé!: A Trip Across Latin America," arrives just a few short years after Martin Scorsese's concert doc "Shine a Light,"…
There is more mood than matter to be sampled in "The Disappointments Room," a spooky psychological thriller — or, perhaps, a psychological thriller with spooks — that is initially intriguing but…
French director Arnaud des Pallières delivers an intriguing, narratively fractured portrait of a young woman fighting for her freedom at various stages of her life.