Eric Rohmer Double Feature in SF

Marie Rivière in Rohmer's "Le rayon vert" A Double Feature of Eric Rohmer Films in San Francisco May 19-24 at the San Francisco Film Society Cinema by Beverly Berning Cinema's greatest moral philosopher, the French filmmaker Eric Rohmer,  ...

Where Do We Go Now?

Nadine Labaki starring "Where Do We Go Now?", a film she also directed and co-wrote Where Do We Go Now? Directed by Nadine LabakiWritten by: Nadine Labaki, with Rodney Al Haddid, Thomas Bidegain, Jihad Hojeily, Sam MounierStarring: Claude Baz  ...

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Directed by John MaddenWritten by Ol Parker, from the novel "These Foolish Things," by Deborah MoggachStarring: Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Dev PatelRunning time: 124 minutesMPAA Rating: PG-13 www.foxsearchlight.com/thebestexoticmarigoldhotel "Old  ...

The Fairy

Fiona Gordon and Dominique Abel in "The Fairy" The Fairy (La Fée) (2011) Directors: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno RomyScreenplay: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno RomyStarring: Dominique Abel; Fiona Gordon; Philippe Martz French with English subtitlesRun Time: 94 minutes  ...

Better This World

Better This World Documentary by Katie Galloway and Kelly Duane de la Vega Run time: 90 minutesMPAA rating: Unrated The powerful award-winning documentary “Better This World” follows two boyhood friends from Midland, Texas, as their world spins  ...

Crazy Horse

Crazy Horse Directed and written by Frederick WisemanRunning time: 128 minutesMPAA rating: unrated Frederick Wiseman, now in his 80s, is one of the most esteemed of documentarians. His technique, focused on subjects as diverse as high schools, public  ...

A Dangerous Method

A Dangerous Method Directed by David Cronenberg Screenplay adapted by Christopher Hampton from his play "The Talking Cure," and John Kerr's "A Dangerous Method"Starring: Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, Vincent Cassel, Sarah GadonRunning Time: 99 minutesMPAA rating:  ...

The Iron Lady

Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady" The Iron Lady Directed by Phyllida LloydWritten by Abi Morgan Starring: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent and Richard E. Grant Run Time: 105 minutes Rated: PG-13 http://www.theironladymovie.co.uk/blog/ Yes, it's possible to  ...

Carnage

Carnage Directed by Roman PolanskiScreenplay adapted by Yasmina Reza and Roman Polanski from her play "God of Carnage"Starring: Kate Winslet, Jodie Foster, John C. Reilly and Christoph Waltz Run Time: 80 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R The one time  ...

The Girl With The Dragon Tatoo

Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Sander The Girl With The Dragon Tatoo Directed by David FincherWritten by Steven ZaillianStarring: Rooney Mara, Daniel Craig, Christopher PlummerRun Time: 158 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R http://www.dragontattoo.com/site/ Soon after the 2009 Swedish film of Stieg  ...