Before the Rains

British plantation owner and colonialist extraordinaire Henry Moores (Linus Roache) fancies himself…

    Wed May 14th, 2008 4:00am By Julia Wallace

The Favor

As an unconscious parody of everything that's wrong with Indiewood, Eva Aridjis'…

    Wed May 7th, 2008 4:00am By Vadim Rizov

Dark Matter

Opens Friday at the Lumiere.

    Wed Apr 30th, 2008 4:00am By Nick Pinkerton

The Life Before Her Eyes

Riddled with high concept, this florid adaptation of Laura Kasischke's 2002 novel…

    Wed Apr 23rd, 2008 4:00am By Ella Taylor

Zombie Strippers

During George W. Bush's fourth term as president, the administration's desire for…

    Wed Apr 16th, 2008 4:00am By Luke Y. Thompson

Hollywood Chinese

The demeaning portrayal of minorities in the first century of American movies…

    Wed Apr 9th, 2008 4:00am By Michael Fox

Poisoned by Polonium

Andrei Nekrasov's documentary indictment of the Putin regime is inelegantly structured, flops…

    Wed Apr 2nd, 2008 4:00am By Nick Pinkerton


It's difficult to find anything bad to say about a movie featuring…

    Wed Mar 26th, 2008 4:00am By Julia Wallace

Snow Angels

An unusually blunt melodrama by David Gordon Green, melodious poet of such…

    Wed Mar 19th, 2008 4:00am By Nathan Lee

Under the Same Moon

Firing off a deluge of immigrant-hardship vignettes with the thudding consistency of…

    Wed Mar 19th, 2008 4:00am By Michelle Orange