A woman dies of Alzheimers in a small Chinese fishing village in slow-cinema auteur Wang Bing's merciless Locarno-winning documentary.
As unvarnished in its gaze as it is unpolished in lensing, the documentary fascinates by its refusal to simplify a very complicated life.
Earlier this week, "Wolf Warrior II" made the leap from smash hit to bona fide phenomenon, becoming the top grossing film released in its native China (more than $500 million in 12 days, and still…
Actor Patrick Mille's second directorial feature is an intellectually untaxing guilty pleasure that's skillfully-enough made to stir rather little guilt.
In a drab Korean village in the gray dawn, a young woman sits in a locked car, refusing to let her boyfriend in from the cold, punishing him for a thoughtless response to a recent scare. The…
Kesha seems stuck between a rock and a hard place on "Rainbow," her third album and her first since the ongoing legal turmoil and startling allegations between the singer and her former…
Characters are constructed with a few distinct traits that make them seem like figures from oral legend, but uncertain editing choices lead to narrative confusion.
A good share of the appeal is trying to suss just what writer-director Megan Freels Johnston was intending with a movie whose various elements not only fail to mesh, they often barely intersect.
It's rare for a film to make one swell with pride about something he or she had no direct hand in, but "The Farthest" accomplishes that feat with aplomb.
If "Saturday Night Live's" enduring "Weekend Update" segment is your cup of tea, then a standalone summer edition will be a welcome respite. If not, "Weekend Update: Summer Edition" is unlikely to…
The theater is something of a religion, and the venerable Belasco Theater does look a little like a church. So, professional kvetch Michael Moore and his savvy director, Michael Mayer, made a wise…