While one can, at a push, imagine Pedro Almodovar being amused by a gag involving a holy petrified foreskin, there's otherwise little danger of "The Bad Education Movie" being mistaken for its…
There comes a point in "Some Kind of Beautiful" when a boy, his father and his grandfather stand together on a pier, unzip their flies and proudly urinate into the Pacific Ocean — a scene of…
Galvanized by a surprise Oscar nomination for "A Cat in Paris," animation co-directors Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol stand their stylistic ground with "Phantom Boy."
It's easy to see what drew filmmaker Aaron I. Naar to his eponymous subject in "Mateo," but it’s almost impossible to share his enthusiasm or even feel much sympathy for a figure who, for a good…
An ominous storm cloud materializes over Switzerland, stopping at the country's borders while threatening its residents with potentially catastrophic effects.
If the maiden season of "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series" served a clear purpose – giving a signature, recognizable franchise to the fledgling El Rey Network – it’s hard to make much of a case for an…
At first glance, "Public Morals" looks like another well-worn period crime drama — a vanity project from writer-producer-director-star Edward Burns, where too many tough-talking characters sound as…
The police outnumber the bad guys seven-to-three in "The Squad," a suspense-challenged genre programmer whose original French title ("Antigang") suggests a much more exciting dynamic, had the odds…
The words "sugar, butter, flour" waft like a siren call in the opening moments of "Waitress," the new Broadway-bound musical getting its out-of-town premiere in the test kitchen of the American…
Johnny Knoxville and director Daniel Junge collaborate on a warts-and-all bio-docu about daredevil stuntman Evel Knievel.
Slick, hectic and varying degrees of silly, "Curse" is earnest one minute and overblown the next.