Entries tagged with “Film Reviews”

Film Review: What They Had

Terrific performances and an authentic portrait of a heartbreaking illness mark the touching drama What They Had, in which Hilary Swank and Michael Shannon play two very different …

Film Review: Year by the Sea

“What if something happens to you out there, all alone?” “That’s the whole point!” The great Karen Allen shines as a woman who decides to strike out on her own after her son gets m…

Film Review: Zaytoun

Directed by Eran Riklis In Israeli director Eran Riklis’s sensitive drama, Fahed (Abdallah El Akal), a tough young Palestinian boy living in war-torn Beirut in 1982, finds himself…

The Interrupters

Directed and photographed by Steve James; produced by Alex Kotlowitz and Steve James This inspiring, critically acclaimed documentary takes a revealing and heartbreaking look at w…