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Mademoiselle C

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Fabien Constant’s documentary trains its lens on Carine Roitfeld, fashion stylist and former editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris. The spotlight arrives at the moment Roitfeld moves to New York to lau  

When Comedy Went to School

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Directors Mevlut Akkaya (Kanake) and Ron Frank (The Naked Truth) set off to research and present their findings on the birth of modern stand-up comedy, which is universally recognized to have been  

Saudi Arabian Film Shatters the Glass Ceiling

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Sometimes a story, told simply and effectively, changes the way we as an audience see another part of the world, the experiences of others and/or ourselves, all reflected in the moving images before us. What’s more, it can be startling when the impact, so profound and likely unexpected, cracks our cynical natures through its very simplicity.  

Don't Drink the Water

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Last week’s fourth season premiere of The Walking Dead was the first offering from new showrunner Scott Gimple. He and others involved in the series have expressed a desire to incorporate more character development, leaving some fans worried that dull human storylines could get in the way of epic zombie scenes (who could forget the painfully slow second season?). Judging by the first episode, however, this is not the case.  

Carrie

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Although the idea of another version of Stephen King’s debut novel doesn’t inspire much hope for a dramatic re-imagining or a startlingly compelling departure, the pairing of Chloë Grace More  

Escape Plan

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
 In this mythic clash of the 1980s action titans from director Mikael Håfström (Derailed and 1408), Sylvester Stallone plays a prison consultant who breaks out of high-security facilities t  

The Fifth Estate

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Bill Condon (Dreamgirls) takes audiences behind the scenes of the start of WikiLeaks. Julian Assange (the enterprising and seemingly omnipresent Benedict Cumberbatch) and Daniel Domscheit-Berg (  

Inequality For All

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
As Labor Secretary under President Bill Clinton, Robert Reich was the lone voice raging against the madness of the economic machine. He knew the system was rigged and had been for some time; that   

The Summit

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Director Nick Ryan (writer and director of A Lonely Sky and The German) and writer Mark Monroe (writer of The Cove and The Tillman Story) dare to take audiences on a quest to discover what happened   

The 'Captain' of This Ship

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
After the briefest bit of narrative establishment — Captain Phillips (Tom Hanks) at home prepping to leave for his latest assignment and his wife (Catherine Keener) dropping him off at the airport — the by-the-books sailor runs his crew through their paces sensing, it would seem, that something lurks on the horizon   

Enter the Coven

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
American Horror Story: Coven (Series Premiere, 10 p.m. Wednesday, FX), as the subtitle suggests, is all about witches. Of course, this is no Hocus Pocus — the series will jump across time and the country to feature modern-day witchcraft, 19th-century Voodoo and the Salem witch trials. In present day, witches are rare and in danger.  

All the Boys Love Mandy Lane

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Jonathan Levine, writer-director of Warm Bodies, makes a second appearance on the 2013 box office charts with All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, a mysterious horror thriller about a good girl (Amber Hear  

Concussion

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Sometimes life pushes our buttons to the extent that an escape plan, something more substantial than a warm bath behind closed doors, seems like a welcome option. In writer-director Stacie Passon  

The Inevitable Defeat Of Mister And Pete

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Back in 1997, George Tillman Jr. made a name for himself writing and helming Soul Food, a family drama about the impact of the loss of a strong-willed old-school matriarch on the extended clan. In  

Machete Kills

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
One-man filmmaking band Robert Rodriguez returns with another grade-Z action flick featuring his favorite leather-faced anti-hero Machete (Danny Trejo), who, this time out, gets recruited by the P