The film shows how love for life and people can drive a person in a country of over a billion to exercise compassion for his fellow humans.
Noam Chomsky's new film is a clear-eyed, easily accessible outline of how and why American idealism has been sabotaged.
Icelandic director Grímur Hákonarson has a small hit on his hands in his new film "Rams," starring two of his country's leading stage actors.
Hot on the heels of the Oscar-nominated Trumbo, another 1950s-set movie about Hollywood Reds has been released.
Suited for anyone who enjoys well developed characters, strong female leads, and a fun time at the movies that includes flesh-eating undead humanoids.
It has a number of genre conventions of the Western, though one could argue that the Romanian-set film should be called an "Eastern."
The film version of Michael Lewis' non-fiction book "The Big Short" is a high percentage earner in the Great Recession sweepstakes.
"The Revenant" is a powerful, soaring reverie of love, duty, and survival . . . an environmentalist's epic.
I saw the new Star Wars movie: Meh.
It's worth seeing because of its scorching onscreen examination of racism -- then and now -- but it completely squanders the big screen process.