Movie review: 'Closed Circuit,' John Crowley's timely thriller starring Eric Bana, Rebecca Hall and Julia Stiles about government surveillance and terrorism in Britain, is well acted but fairly contrived.
Movie review: In 'Our Children,' a young mother unravels and does the unthinkable. Emilie Dequenne, Niels Arestrup and Tahar Rahim star.
Movie review: With 'World War Z's' manic energy (those zombies) and a charismatic leading man (Brad Pitt), the smartly done film is fun and thrilling to watch.
'The Attack' movie review: An Israeli Palestinian doctor (Ali Suliman) in Tel Aviv has his world turned upside down at the revelation his wife could be a suicide bomber.
Henry Cavill's Superman is muscular yet sensitive, but 'Man of Steel' director Zack Snyder doesn't balance spectacle and emotion as well.
Morgan Neville's documentary 'Twenty Feet From Stardom' is a moving, joyous look at Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer and others.
Movie review: A slimmed-down version of 'Much Ado About Nothing,' directed by Joss Whedon, is a modern, engaging, black and white Shakespearean affair starring Alexis Denisof, Fran Kranz, Amy Acker and Jillian Morgese.
The documentary 'Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay' offers a peek into the wonderful world of this contemporary master of manipulation.
Movie review: 'Kon-Tiki' is based on the 1947 book of the same name, in which six men attempt to cross the ocean on a raft to prove Polynesians originated in pre-Inca Peru centuries ago. Thor Heyerdahl was the fearless leader, and this film captures the journey and the man in thrilling detail.
Writer-director Sarah Polley's personal documentary "Stories We Tell" reveals complexities and contradictions within her own family that will resonate with filmgoers as well.
The Cannes Film Festival includes such cross-cultural collaborations as 'Only God Forgives' with Ryan Gosling, Asghar Farhadi's 'Le Passe' and more.
Matthew Miele's documentary 'Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's' about Manhattan's Bergdorf Goodman is no mere window dressing, going behind the scenes to showcase the luxury store in all its complexity.
Directors Maiken Baird and Michelle Major get up close and personal in 'Venus and Serena,' an involving look at the sisters who've changed the face of women's tennis.
'Savages' movie review: Oliver Stone puts the violence front and center. Based on Don Winslow's novel, the film stars Blake Lively, Aaron Johnson and Taylor Kitsch.