Film Festivals

Rediscovering Cinema’s Purpose via a ‘Full Metal Modine’ Weekend

A Matthew Modine marathon provided a rejuvenating theatrical pleasure.

The 25 Best Films of Fall Festival Season 2019

We went to Venice, Toronto, New York, and Austin and saw numerous wonderful films -- these are the 25 best.

The 2019 Fall Festival Awards

The fall festival circuit may be over... but awards season is just beginning.

‘Mutant Blast’ Review: Like Astron-6 and a Young Peter Jackson Had a Kick-Ass Baby

We all win when French lobsters fight sword-wielding dolphins.

‘Making Monsters’ Review: Not All Scares Come Naturally

A professional prankster sees his own life turned upside down. Or does he? He does. Unless...

‘Motherless Brooklyn’ Review: Edward Norton’s Neo-noir Is Oddly Inert

Come for the nostalgia that stems from Edward Norton voiceovers, stay for the...actually, just buy the soundtrack.

East Coast Horror Fans Rejoice! Film Fest Fun Is Hitting Toronto and Brooklyn This Week

Those of you in Toronto and Brooklyn are in for some creepy, chilling, and unsettling fun.

‘Varda by Agnès’ Is a Remarkably Transparent Farewell from One of Cinema’s Greatest Directors

Varda's self-portrait takes us through her career and the full spectrum of human emotion.