'The Duel,' based on a Chekhov novella about an aristocrat who brings his married mistress to a Black Sea resort, plays out in a zone where comedy and tragedy are indistinguishable.
Lucy Walker's documentary, 'Countdown to Zero,' takes a chilling look at various nuclear war scenarios.
'Dinner for Schmucks': Paul Rudd and Steve Carell star in a remake of the French farce 'The Dinner Game.'
'Winnebago Man' tells the tale of Jack Rebney, an RV salesman whose expletive-laden sales pitch goes viral, and the man who tracks him down 20 years later.
A sequel of sorts to Todd Solondz’s controversial 1998 film ‘Happiness,’ ‘Life During Wartime’ returns to the characters’ lives a decade later, but with a whole new cast.
In 'Get Low,' a poignant, superbly acted gem, Robert Duvall plays a recluse who throws a party during the Depression.
Angelina Jolie plays a CIA superspy, in the new movie ‘Salt,' a high-octane action thriller.
Two woebegone Irish kids flee to Dublin in 'Kisses,' a whimsical film with a hint of magical-realism.
'Great Directors' brings the likes of Bertolucci and Lynch out from behind the camera to talk technique.
Leonardo DiCaprio plays an espionage expert who taps into people’s dreams to steal secrets in 'Inception,' Christopher Nolan's latest noir narrative.
Nicolas Cage plays a Merlin disciple in search of a protégé in 'The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,' an action-packed version that's missing the magic of Disney's original.
'Restrepo' offers frontline seats to Afghanistan's war, as Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington document a 15-month deployment of a U.S. platoon in the dangerous Korengal Valley.
‘The Girl Who Played With Fire,’ the second in Stieg Larsson’s trilogy, hinges on a sex-trafficking ring.
In 'The Kids Are All Right,' a family drama with a twist, Annette Bening and Mark Ruffalo are in their element.
Steve Carrell is the voice of Gru, a Scrooge-like character in the 3-D animated comedy ‘Despicable Me.’
Helen Mirren stars in 'Love Ranch,' a slow tawdry drama about a husband and wife who run a legalized brothel in 1970s Nevada.
M. Night Shyamalan's 'The Last Airbender' is a fantasy film heavy on effects and light on meaning.
'The Twilight Saga: Eclipse': Kristin Stewart's Bella finds herself torn between Robert Pattinson's Edward and Taylor Lautner's werewolf Jacob Black.
Tilda Swinton is the star and muse of this elegant Italian family drama, ‘I Am Love.’