Topic: Mira Nair
'Reluctant' is occasionally too touchy-feely, but the cast, including Kiefer Sutherland and Liev Schreiber, are all good.
Phiona Mutesi came from a home in Uganda without any running water and electricity, let alone chess resources. But that changed when a chess program planted itself in the community. Now Phiona is in the US, spreading her story and playing chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov.
Biopic of Earhart's rise to fame is such a smooth ride the film lacks spark and edge.
10/23/2009 01:00 am
The latest in a series of 'Cities of Love' movies that doesn't do New York proud, despite the all-star cast.
10/16/2009 01:00 am
Some see hope for change as the film, with four Golden Globe awards and 10 Oscar nominations, spotlights the desperation of slum life.
01/23/2009 12:00 am