Set in India, this Dickensian fable for our time seems to work – up to a point.
This French dysfunctional-family epic is gabby and self-indulgent.
Has 007 lost his sense of humor? Daniel Craig's lethal grimness saps the fun.
A young German boy befriends a Jewish boy in a nearby concentration camp, unaware of the enormity of the horror going on behind the fence.
This musical is a cross between 'Rocky Horror' and 'Sweeney Todd' but without the savage wit.
Documentary records the heroism of Liberia's women who successfully demanded the country's warring parties find a path to peace.
Drama set in a Mississippi Delta township follows the life of a single mother and her son who struggle to subsist.
Movie about a young couple who get carjacked by a deranged outlaw and then chased by a parasitic creature falls into crummy horror flick category.
The story of platonic roommates who decide to make an adult film to pay the rent and fall in love along the way.
Documentary revisits the harrowing ordeal of 16 men who survived a plane crash in the Andes by resorting to cannibalism.
The story of how basketball helped young Jewish immigrants assimilate at the turn of the 20th century.
A great incomprehensible phantasmagoria of a film written by Charlie Kaufman and set in a New York warehouse.
True story of a mother whose son goes missing lacks some of the passion of Angelina Jolie's earlier performances.
Kristen Scott Thomas perfectly captures the despairing resilience of a woman released from prison after 15 years.
Drama about familial strife in the New York City Police Department has a powerhouse cast.
Rushed out before Election Day, Oliver Stone's biographical take on the president offers no new insight into George W.
Set in South Carolina during the 1960s, 'Bees' tackles racism and redemption but slips over the sappiness line.
This satire is a perfect sendup of Hollywood with a marvelous cast, including De Niro in his best performance in years.
Mike Leigh's spirited new movie about a sweet-tempered schoolteacher is both humane and real.
Documentary follows the insanely competitive race for student council president at Stuyvesant High School in New York City.