The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

A story of unlikely friendships doesn’t get any more quirky than in the hands of filmmaker Wes Anderson and in the form of his latest project, "The Grand Budapest Hotel." In it, viewers get to explore the world of  ...

A Day Trip to Carmel

A relatively quick and easy drive from the San Francisco Bay Area is Carmel, a quintessential charming California town, with definite hints of affluence. Although Carmel is sleepy in comparison to nearby Monterey and the Bay Area, it still has  ...

Mental

Mental Directed by PJ HoganStarring: Toni Collette, Anthony LaPaglia, Rebecca Gibney, Liev SchrieberRun Time: 116 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated http://mentalmovie.com.au/ Director PJ Hogan delivers his latest film, "Mental", with the same off-beat yet thoroughly entertaining sensibilities that he  ...

Lincoln

Daniel Day-Lewis portraying the president in Spielberg's "Lincoln" Lincoln Directed by Steven SpielbergWritten by Tony KushnerStarring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones, David StrathairnLanguage: EnglishRun Time: 120 minRating: Rated PG-13 http://www.thelincolnmovie.com/ Fresh on the heels of what seemed like a  ...

Sister

Gillian Anderson as the sister in Ursula Meier's film Sister (L'enfant d'en haut) Director: Ursula MeierWriters: Ursula Meier, Antoine JaccoudStarring: Kacey Mottet Klein, Lea Seydoux, Gillian AndersonLanguage: French with English subtitlesRun Time: 97 min French-Swiss director Ursula Meier drew  ...

Black Power Mixtape

Angela Davis being interviewed Black Power Mixtape Writer and Director: Göran OlssenStarring: Angela Davis, Stokely Carmicael, Bobby Seale, Danny GloverRun Time: 100 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated Recently rediscovered audio and video footage from a Swedish news agency of interviews  ...

Terri

Terri Directed by Azazel JacobsWritten by Patrick DeWittStarring: John C. Reilly, Jacob WysockiRun Time: 105 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R www.atopictures.com There are those of us who are not so easily amused by the onslaught of the big Hollywood  ...

New Directors/New Films Festival in New York

Circumstance, one of the new films by new director Maryam Keshavarz New Directors/New Films: A Cinematic Rite of Passage Showcasing and celebrating the premier films of some of the world's most exciting and promising new director talent is  ...

Oscar Night 2011

And the Award Goes to ... Who Cares? Before getting into an overview of the awards season in general, let's get the elephant out the room that is the disappointing Oscar show Sunday night. In fact, bringing an  ...

We Are What We Are (2010)

We Are What We Are (Somos Lo Que Hay) Written and directed by Jorge Michel GrauStarring: Adrian Aguirre, Miriam BalderasRun Time: 90 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated RSpanish, with English subtitles The Family that Kills and Eats Together In his  ...