Ellen Page comes through with a performance despite distracting directorial stylings.
The two Oscar-winning films get a home-video release. One's a comedy; the other decidedly is not.
In 'Dark Matter,' starring Meryl Streep, brilliant minds spar in academic debates. But 'Smart People,' with Dennis Quaid, Ellen Page, and Sarah Jessica Parker, could have used more intelligence.
The films leading the race tended to be long on grandeur and bleak in outlook. Is it a reflection of America's mood?