Silk (2007)

Silk (2007) Directed by Francois Girard Written by Francois Girard and Michael Golding Starring Michael Pitt, Keira Knightley, Alfred Molina, Koji Yakusho http://www.silkmovie.com/ Those who have read the 1996 best-selling novel “Silk” by Alessandro Baricco may wonder why anyone  ...

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  ...

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I'm guessing that it was the architect Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe who did most to create the concept that less can be more. His buildings were free and open spaces enclosed within a sparse, minimal structure. If he had  ...

Exiled

Exiled (Fong juk) (2006) Directed by Johnny To Writers: Kam-Yuen Szeto, Tin-Shing Yip Official Site Wo (Nick Cheung), a former gangster, returns to Macau some time after a failed assassination attempt on a triad boss. He comes with his wife  ...

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A new film based on the Broadway Musical (which was based on a movie by John Waters) Directed and Choreographed by Adam Shankman Starring Nikki Blonsky, John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken http://www.hairspraymovie.com/ Who would have guessed that a movie  ...

My Fuehrer

Dani Levy undertakes a challenging task with My Fuehrer to make an historical comedy out of a Jew's interactions with Hitler during late 1944. But some challenges are better left unaccepted, and unfortunately My Fuehrer is one  ...

Pan’s Labyrinth

Written and Directed by Guillermo del Toro Starring Ariadna Gil, Ivana Baquero, Sergi Lopez Rated R, Runtime 112 min., Spanish website Ivana Baquero in PAN'S LABYRINTH. Photo by TERESA ISASI. “Pan’s Labyrinth” is Mexican filmmaker Guillermo  ...

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  ...

Ten Canoes (2006)

Written, directed and produced by: Rolf De Heer Starring: Crusoe Kurddal, Jamie Gulpilil, David Gulpilil, Richard Birrinbirrin and Peter Minygululu Not Rated, Run Time: 90 minutes, in Yolngu (an Australian Indigenous tribe) with English subtitles  ...

Up the Yangtze

Yung Chang, writer, director and occasional narrator of the fascinating and moving documentary, Up the Yangtze, is a first generation Canadian of Chinese descent. Like many children of immigrants, Yung Chang has spent extended periods in the “old country.” In  ...