Sept. 20 2016
As Westerns go, usually it's the villains who enjoy killing people. That's not the case in the latest incarnation of The Magnificent Seven, which seems to take pleasure in depicting gruesome murders committed...
Sept. 20 2016
Author: The JT Leroy Story Jeff Feuerzeig has a thing for brilliant outcasts. His sublime 2005 documentary The Devil and Daniel Johnston illuminates the tortured soul of the eponymous blues music
Elevator to the Gallows
Sept. 13 2016
In a bit of inspired programming, Landmark's Ken Cinema will showcase new digital restorations (thanks to Rialto Pictures) of two film noir classics beginning Friday, Sept. 16
Sept. 13 2016
The death-by-bludgeoning that occurs in the opening scene of Transpecos feels like an apt metaphor for the film itself
Sept. 7 2016
Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, a career pilot with more than 40 years of experience in the air, successfully landed a jetliner on the Hudson River after both engines failed due to bird...
Sept. 7 2016
Unlike many a youthful protagonist, Jake’s (Theo Taplitz) life isn’t destroyed upon moving from familiar confines (Manhattan) to a new wild frontier (Brooklyn)
Aug. 30 2016
Alice Winocour's Disorder, a muscular and efficient thriller that sidesteps psychology for stylish impulse, clings to Vincent's perspective like a wet t-shirt
Aug. 30 2016
Can you hear it? That's the sound of studio marketing machines revving up for the annual awards cycle. Around this time art house and multiplexes alike get log jammed with "serious" content
Aug. 24 2016
Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World is more quaint and pedestrian by comparison, ironic considering its vast subject matter—the Internet. Herzog’s latest documentary curiously uncovers...
Aug. 23 2016
Exitos del Cine Latino, presented by the San Diego Latino Film Festival, is a seven-day event showcasing 14 documentary and narrative films from around the world
Aug. 16 2016
Before his recent death on July 4, filmmaker, photographer and poet Abbas Kiarostami spent nearly five decades experimenting with the cinematic form
Aug. 16 2016
Film openings and one-time-only showings around town
Aug. 9 2016
Hell or High Water begins with an impressive long take depicting the tense moments before Toby (Chris Pine) and Tanner Howard (Ben Foster) rob the first of multiple West Texas banks
Aug. 9 2016
During many improv performances, the comedians in Don't Think Twice feed off each other's words, facial expressions and tone
Aug. 2 2016
It's a sad day in hell (or Gotham) when the most interesting thing about your movie is Jared Leto's demonic cackle
Aug. 2 2016
The Innocents takes in place in 1945 rural Poland immediately after Russian forces have driven out the Nazis. Once a volatile war zone, the barren landscape now seems stuck in rigor mortis
July 26 2016
There are no superpowers in Phantom Boy, only out-of-body experiences. Leo (Gaspard Gagnol) has them regularly, secretly exiting his physical self to help others in need as an invisible entity with keen...
July 26 2016
Screening as part of the Ken Cinema Midnight Madness Series at 11:55 p.m. on Saturday, July 30, The Fifth Element stands out from the current crop of modern Sci-fi extravaganzas
July 19 2016
Early in Woody Allen's sublime Café Society, a nebbish Hollywood newbie fantasizes about stardom with a dashing young actress-turned-secretary
July 19 2016
The cinema of Hirokazu Kore-eda has a uniquely measured pace. Conflict takes a long time to be uncovered, even when it has been boiling under the surface for years


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