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Film Review: The Dance of Reality

Dance of Reality

‘The Dance of Reality’ marks the return of a surrealist favorite

Film Review: We Are the Best!

We Are the Best

Lukas Moodysson’s film is an ode to adolescence and punk

Film Review: The Signal

The Signal

The new film from William Eubank mixes genres with mixed results

Film Review: Oculus


‘Oculus’ explores fear through a mind-bending mirror

Film Review: Ernest and Celestine

Ernest and Celestine

The new animated film will enchant kids of all ages

Film Review: Particle Fever

Particle Fever

Mark Levinson’s new film brings particle physics to the general public

Film Review: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Wes Anderson’s latest recaptures the magic of classic Hollywood

San Diego Latino Film Festival Brings the Scary and the Bizarre


The festival’s “Un Mundo Extraño” sidebar showcases an eclectic group of films

Film Review: Bethlehem

Bethlehem film

Yuval Adler’s new thriller tackles the Israel-Palestine conflict

Film Review: The Oscar-Nominated Short Films 2014 – Documentary

Matthew Boger and Tim Zaal in Facing Fear

We look at this year’s crop of Oscar-nominated documentaries

Film Review: We Are What We Are

We Are What We Are

A new horror film takes a bite out of free will

Film Review: The Devils

The Devils

Ken Russell’s The Devils has endured four decades of censorship

Film Review: The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman

The story of Charles Dickens and his secret love affair with Nelly Ternan

Film Review: La Grande Bellezza (The Great Beauty)

La Grande Bellezza puts a contemporary spin on classic Italian cinema