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.
Filmmaker Eli Roth, who specializes in the horror genre, has no problem time traveling in the wrong direction.
Dalton Trumbo, the jailed screenwriter who broke the Hollywood Blacklist, is making a comeback in a superb biopic.
Andrew Haigh's film is a profoundly stirring one about a longtime married couple poignantly portrayed by two cinema greats.
"Mediterranea" succeeds in putting the stateless, the homeless, and the wretched of the Earth in the limelight they deserve.
Inter-species interaction between outer space aliens and human beings has long been a staple of the science fiction genre.