Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 6:53am
“Come Back, Africa” ... succeeds simultaneously as activism, as drama, and as a time capsule.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 5:11am
As more audiences got to see the film, the conversation soon centered on the widely-praised performances of both leads, especially 19 year-old Exarchopoulos.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 6:42am
This is (Nastassja) Kinski's show and she flat out steals it.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 1:58pm
For some viewers, the agony will be watching Charlton Heston (over)act, and the ecstasy Rex Harrison. But it IS refreshing for a period film to cover such new and (pun intended) artistic ground.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 - 3:00am
A dopily plotted, colorless genre exercise about genetically modified troopers, “Ice Soldiers” just can’t muster up the energy or the nerve to be worth your time.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 9:05am
Whatever “Visitors” lacks in philosophical heft it more than compensates for in sheer sensual, textual pleasure.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 5:21am
"Breathless" didn't change the balance of power in the Middle East. It didn't catapult the Earth out of its orbit. It didn't make Americans care about soccer. But it changed pretty much everything else.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 6:44am
Cinephiles guessing where (Soderbergh) would go with his third feature missed the mark wildly when the indie trailblazer took the unconventional route by going shockingly conventional.
Saturday, February 22, 2014 - 7:05am
While it occupies a new niche and takes the shipwrecked/forgotten/tragic accident genre into outer space, “Gravity” doesn’t have the same depth to its story that it does with its visual and audio effects.
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 3:39pm
Fans of “300” may be curious to watch the original film and compare notes—and if so, they’ll note a slower pace, more character development and political-romantic sideplots, and action sequences that are just as stirring without the blurring and fast-camera trickery of today’s filmmakers.