Tony Gilroy's (heretofore unseen) expert light touch in Duplicity.
The Average Giuseppes of organized crime in Gomorrah.
Art imitates life as U.S. directors command this year's fest, with only China rivaling for celluloid domination.
Middle-class malaise meets inner-city despair in The Architect
Hollywood claims the sky is falling. To which we say, Puh-lease.
A grieving woman spirals off the rails and takes us with her
Layer Cake is a hearty, confounding slice of the British underworld
Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?
This season's cinema demands attention
Roxie benefit documentaries, electro-punk Bitches, and a Tribute to tribute bands
He steals Ali, but will Hollywood give Jamie Foxx a shot at the title?
After years of creative drought, inspiration was again in long supply
Michael Sragow finds eight good films, and countless condescending duds, in a year at the movies