If you talk to April about wolves or the Swedish-Serbian ultra-black comedy Montenegro, she'll never leave you alone.
3 days ago | Film and TV
It’s nice that writer-director Shana Feste’s family comic drama Boundaries shows an adult woman reluctant to let her vagabond dad back into her life — for good reason.
An ordinary woman uncovers a plot against her — but is it real, or all in her head? The story of the classic George Cukor film Gaslight (as well as the play that inspired it) has been adapted again and again, with varying degrees of...
Writer-director Shana Feste’s family comic drama Boundaries shows an adult woman reluctant to let her vagabond dad back into her life — for good reason. At the same time, it’s disconcerting that, in the end, Feste attempts to tie a nice,...
4 days ago | Film and TV
Distorted, a thriller criss-crossing domestic drama with CIA psy-ops, ventures into the paranoid-woman trope with a story about Lauren (Christina Ricci), who copes with her bipolar disorder with meds until she starts seeing apparently imagi...
10 days ago | Film and TV
Young soldiers Bartle (Ehrenreich) and Murphy (Tye Sheridan) face the unceremonious cruelties of deployment; through flashbacks and time shifts, we know that only Bartle returns and that he may be somehow responsible for Murphy being classified MIA.
Actor Alden Ehrenreich is a natural lead with casually handsome good looks but also a chameleon in the manner of many great character actors. So much so that it took me a moment to recognize that it was Ehrenreich I was watching in Alexandre...