The Second Mother
A domestic comedy-drama that starts off from a fairly pat premise but builds strength over the course of its careful, empathetic, and crafty unpeeling of…
This debut feature by writer-director Peter Sattler has cinematic and moral intelligence.
An appreciation of Elizabeth Pena.
There's not much new information in this documentary about Muhammad Ali, but the never-before-seen footage and photos make it worth a look for completists.
In 1997, 17-year old Darius Clark Monroe robbed a bank and went to prison for it; then he went to film school and made this movie.
"Gone Girl" is art and entertainment, a thriller and an issue.
Bob Fosse's masterpiece "All That Jazz" jumps back and forth through the past and the present, and through memory and fantasy, but it also collects the history of film editing in one story.
Terry Gilliam's first science fiction film since "12 Monkeys" is an inventively designed but oddly inert satire on technology, God and the future of humankind.
This is a soap opera set on a space station, designed and costumed to evoke a long-lost piece of 1970s science fiction; it's as odd as it sounds.
Tsai Ming-Liang's first feature in five years is a mysterious and alienating series of tableaus about the fragility of flesh and the smallness of humanity.