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  ...

Stuck (2007)

2AM, Forth Worth, Texas, October 26, 2001, high on alcohol and drugs, a young woman driving home from a night of partying. A homeless man is crossing the street when he is struck by her car. The force of the  ...

Summer in Berlin

In Summer in Berlin, director Andreas Dresen presents the portrait of a friendship between two women, Nike (Nadja Uhl) and Katrin Engel (Inka Friedrich). In the German tradition of the Kammerspielfilm, this is a closely and lovingly observed study in  ...

Tell No One

Directed by Guillaume Canet Written by Guillaume Canet and Philippe Lefebvre Starring: Francois Cluzet, Marie-Josee Croze, Andre Dussollier, Kristin Scott-Thomas, Francois Berleand, Nathalie Baye, Jean Rochefort, Guillaume Canet Run Time: 125 minutes MPAA Rating: No rating http://www.musicboxfilms.com/tellnoone/ Even with a  ...

The Lives of Others

The Lives of Others (Das Leben der anderen) (2006) German with English subtitles Florian Henkel von Donnersmarck, director website Relative newcomer screenwriter and director Florian Henkel von Donnersmarck makes a remarkably self-confident and promising debut with the tensely  ...

Then She Found M

Then She Found Me (2008) Directed by: Helen Hunt Starring: Helen Hunt, Bette Midler, Colin Firth, Matthew Broderick MPAA rating: R (for language and some sexual content) Run Time: 100 minutes website It’s probably not a good idea when  ...

The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair

A documentary by Michael Tucker and Petra Epperlein RATING: PG-13 (some strong language and mature thematic elements) Directed by Michael Tucker and Petra Epperlein. RUNNING TIME: 72 minutes WEB SITE: www.theprisoner.us There is a revolution going on in filmmaking, and  ...

There Will Be Blood (2007)

There Will Be Blood (2007) Director: Paul Thomas Anderson Screenplay:Paul Thomas Anderson. Based on a novel by Upton Sinclair. Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano, USA: 158 minutes. MPAA rating: R http://www.therewillbeblood.com/ Though talking about  ...

Trade (2007)

Relative newcomer German director Marco Kreuzpainter follows up his critically acclaimed Summer Storm with the American debut of Trade, a hard-hitting and gut-wrenching portrayal of the hidden crime network of child sex trafficking in the US and around the globe.  ...

The Visitor

I want to live in Todd McCarthy’s universe. He created one world in The Station Agent (2003) where an unhappy dwarf, an emotionally fragile, middle aged woman, and a sweetly happy-idiot young man became cohorts. These people didn’t belong together  ...