'Amour' centers on elderly couple Georges and Anne, who struggle with what to do after Anne suffers a stroke.
'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' has everything 'Lord of the Rings' had, but all the dwarves and wizards are getting old.
'Zero Dark Thirty' avoids political bias too conscientiously.
Bill Murray gives a lightweight but good performance as the World War II-era president in 'Hyde Park on Hudson.'
'Rust and Bone' stars Marion Cotillard as a former killer whale trainer.
While the recessionary context is a bit overdone, the 'Killing Them Softly' features sharp dialogue and performances.
The documentary goes inside the 'wilding' case that fanned racial tension.
Anthony Hopkins does a reasonably good impression of the director, but it's a tough job to take on.
Director Jeff Orlowski follows the disappearing glaciers of the Arctic.
The movie has its charms, but children might find the movie too intense.
'Lincoln' actor Daniel Day-Lewis is already a frontrunner for this year's Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of the sixteenth president. Here are a few other actors who took home a statuette when they portrayed real people.
Life of Pi: One of the challenges was preventing the leading man from being eaten by a tiger. Fortunately, this movie adaption fares better than the 'unfilmable' Clout Atlas.
Lavant wows as a man who impersonates 11 different people in the course of a day.
Jennifer Lawrence is remarkable in a role that's demanding in its range.
Anna Karenia: When 'Anna Karenina' – starring Keira Knightley – gets a theatrical turn, curtains and catwalks make it a little arch.
'Lincoln' could be more daring but shines a light on the backroom shenanigans that went into abolishing slavery.
Bram Stoker's 'Dracula' is still the most famous of his books, and the story of the deadly vampire came to the screen with these five adaptations.
'Skyfall' features powerful performances by Daniel Craig and actress Judi Dench.
'Quartet' follows a group of musicians that's disrupted by the health problems of one of their members.
Sean Penn stars as a burned-out former rock star in 'This Must Be the Place.'