culturevulture.net – review

Documentary by Jennifer Baichwal English, 80 minutes website Technical expertise and even astonishing craftsmanship obviously aren't enough to make a work of art. What else is needed? I've always thought that the other three ingredients were exactly what was being  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Documentary by Jennifer Baichwal English, 80 minutes website Technical expertise and even astonishing craftsmanship obviously aren't enough to make a work of art. What else is needed? I've always thought that the other three ingredients were exactly what was being  ...

culturevulture.net – review

byEmily S. Mendel I met with Ira Sachs, director of Married Life on February 14, 2008. His previous film, Forty Shades Of Blue, was the 2005 Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize winner. His first  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Directed by Michael Winterbottom Screenplay by John Orloff Book by Mariane Pearl Starring Dan Futterman, Angelina Jolie, Archie Panjabi http://www.amightyheartmovie.com/ The most interesting thing about A Mighty Heart is why it became a mediocre film. The movie teems with abundant  ...

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day is a warm, lighthearted romantic comedy that is lifted far above the ordinary by terrific actors playing larger than life characters, gorgeous 1939 London setting and costumes, and its sense of pure  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Written and Directed by Raoul Ruiz Starring John Malkovich, Veronica Ferres, Stephen Dillane, Saffron Burrows, Nikolai Kinski Fans of John Malkovich will get immense pleasure watching the insolent actor portray Gustav Klimt in this biopic of the fin-de-siecle Viennese artist.  ...

Premonition

Starring Sandra Bullock Written by Bill Kelly Directed by Meenan Yapo official website The prime directive of the Starfleet command forbids time travelers from doing anything that might interfere with the course of history. They knew what could happen once  ...

REdacted

Directed by Brian De Palma Starring Patrick Carroll, Rob Devaney, Izzy Diaz, Ty Jones, Abigail Savage MPAA Rating: R, USA, 90 minutes http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0937237/ It has been a strange year in terms of movies about the Middle East. In the Valley  ...

Stephanie Daley

Amber Tamblyn as Stephanie Daley. Photo by Carol Cohen. As dramatic openings go, "Stephanie Daley" has a good one. A bleeding, sixteen year old girl collapses on her high school ski trip. Rushed to the hospital, we  ...

Stop-Loss

Stop-Loss opens like most films about the Iraq war. We see a group of American GI’s being guys- kidding around, talking about girls, letting us glimpse their deep loyalties to each other, resenting the hardships of war but  ...