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The Patience Stone

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 25, 2013
The enduring power of myth takes center stage in Afghani director Atiq Rahimi’s new film, The Patience Stone, which transplants magic and mythology in the modern world with stunning results. Thi  

Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me

0 Comments · Thursday, September 19, 2013
Big Star specialized in heartfelt, tuneful Rock music driven by the blissful twin vocals of co-founders Chris Bell and Alex Chilton and a guitar sound heavily influenced by the band’s Southern su  

Battle of the Year

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Competitive dance steps to the fore in Battle of the Year, which tracks the efforts of a former American dance champion (Laz Alonso) who enlists a down-and-out buddy (Josh Holloway) to assemble a   

Cutie and the Boxer

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Rarely does a documentary dare to bring audiences inside the intimate space between an artist and a long-standing/long-suffering muse. In the case of Zachary Heinzerling’s directing debut Cutie   

Jayne Mansfield's Car

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Billy Bob Thornton handles multi-hyphenate duties once again with Jayne Mansfield’s Car, a tale set in Alabama in 1969, detailing the impact of the death of an estranged matriarch on the two ver  


0 Comments · Wednesday, September 18, 2013
The second runner-up for this year’s Toronto International Film Festival’s top audience prize — behind 12 Years a Slave and Philomena — Denis Villeneuve’s Prisoners captivates thanks to a   


0 Comments · Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Peeking behind the veil of secrecy surrounding the life and times of JD Salinger with a more complete telling of his life pre- and post-Catcher in the Rye, screenwriter-producer turned documentary  


0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
Talk about taking your obsessions too far. Modern-day lass Jane Hayes (Keri Russell) is so enamored with Pride and Prejudice that she books a vacation to a Jane Austen theme park in the hopes of f  

The Family

0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
Old habits die hard for a family (headed by Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer) in witness protection. In the hands of the action franchise maestro Luc Besson, a mob-outed clan gets relocated to  

Insidious: Chapter 2

0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
James Wan (The Conjuring) offers up another installment in the saga of the Lambert family as they seek to discover the secret to the mystery that has linked them to a dangerous strand of the super  

Instructions Not Included

0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
Former playboy Valentin (director Eugenio Derbez) has struggled to grow up and make a life for himself and Maggie (Loreto Peralta), the daughter left at his door six years ago, but all of that is   

Short Term 12

0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
Brie Larson, most recently seen in The Spectacular Now, stars in writer-director Destin Cretton’s indie drama about a young supervising staff member at a foster care facility who faces many of t  

A Strange Brand Of Happy

0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
David (Joe Boyd) lost his job and his way, so with coaxing from his roommate, he decides to hire a life coach named Joyce (Rebecca St. James), who turns out to be quite pretty. As part of the plan  


0 Comments · Thursday, September 12, 2013
Italy’s official submission for the 2012 Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film category, Terraferma from writer-director Emanuele Crialese dramatizes the tale of a Sicilian family confrontin  


0 Comments · Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Coco Before Chanel director Anne Fontaine and screenwriter Christopher Hampton (Dangerous Liaisons, A Dangerous Method) tackle Doris Lessing’s novella (“The Grandmothers”) about Roz (Robin W