A consistently intelligent (or at least bright), coherently constructed comedy that is on occasion a rather pointed critique of the American education system in the…
Matt Zoller Seitz celebrates "Beyond the Valley of the Dolls," now available on Criterion Blu-ray and DVD.
A tribute to the late Godfather of Gore, Herschell Gordon Lewis.
The Lovers and the Despot takes a fascinating story about filmmaking, politics, kidnapping and propaganda and gives us almost no insight into the work of its two main characters, a director and his actress wife.
London Road is brilliant in all the wrong ways.
One of the most original, challenging and sometimes infuriating documentaries of recent times.
For the 33rd installment in his series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines Ang Lee's "Ride with the Devil."
Director James Ivory talks about his film adaptation of E.M. Forster's classic novel.
An eccentric family comes together during a time of crisis; laughter, tears, montages ensue.
An actress prepares to play the role of a suicidal news anchor, and is slowly transformed by the experience.