Directed by Martin ScorseseScreenplay by John Logan, adapted from the Brian Selznick's book, "The Invention of Hugo Cabret"Starring: Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz, Ben Kingsley, Sacha Baron CohenOriginal music by Howard ShoreRunning time: 127 minutesMPAA rating: PG
The Descendants (2011)
Directed by: Alexander PayneStarring: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Judy GreerMPAA Rating: Rated RRun Time: 115 minutes
Alexander Payne returns to directing with "The Descendants" after a seven-year hiatus following his remarkable "Sideways" in 2004. ...
'Young Goethe in Love'
Directed by Philipp StölzlWritten by Christoph Mueller and Alexander DydynaStarring Alexander Fehling, Miriam Stein, Moritz BleibtreuRunning time 102 minutesMPAA rating— Not ratedwww.younggoetheinlove.com
Both the English title and the original German one--"Goethe!"--give clues as to ...
From David Zlutnick's "Occupation Has No Future: Militarism and Resistance in Israel/Palestine"
12 Films From the Arab Film Festival
A selection of feature films and documentaries from 2008-2011Arab Film FestivalSan Francisco, San Jose, Berkeley, Los AngelesOct. 13-23, 2011
Serge Gainsbourg and Brigitte Bardot, played by Eric Elmosnino and Laetitia Casta
Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life
Directed by Joann SfarWritten by Joanne Sfar, based on his graphic novelStarring: Eric Elmosnino, Kavey Mottet Klein, Laetitia Casta, Anna Mouglalis, Lucy GordonRun ...
Antonio Banderas and Elena Anaya in "The Skin I Live In"Photo from Sony Pictures Classics
The Skin I Live In
Directed by Pedro Almodóvar Written by Pedro Almodóvar with Agustin Almodóvar, based on Thierry Jonquet’s novel “Mygale” Starring ...
Jackie Chan (center) in "1911 Revolution"
Directed by Jackie Chan, Zhang LiStarring Winston Chao, Jackie Chan, Joan Chen Subtitled in English and Mandarin Not yet MPAA rated Run time: 125 minutes
Perhaps not until a country ...
"Shame" is screening at the New York Film Festival on Sunday, October 9, 2011.
Directed by: Steve McQueenStarring: Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge DaleMPAA rating: Not yet rated (but NC-17 in all likelihood)Run Time: 99 ...
Miss Bala (2011)
Miss Bala is screening at the New York Film Festival on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, 2011.
Miss Bala opens with the camera following the story's heroine from behind with her face ...
Photo Credit: Crawford Barton
We Were Here (2011)
Directed by: David WeissmanMPAA Rating: Not ratedRun Time: 90 minutes
The gay community of San Francisco has been well documented in film over the years. From The Times of ...