Big ideas fall short in Amenabar's Egyptian epic.
In his new film, Agora, Spanish tyro Alejandro Amenabar has an intriguing central character and a fascinating theme – but the two never quite connect. Fittingly for a film where the idea of planet’s movement and the ill-defined concept of gravity...
Another hellish Hurt Locker, inside a tank.
SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL—This brilliant, explosive drama is every bit as terrifying, brutal and shocking as The Hurt Locker. A highly personal project from Israeli writer-director Samuel Maoz, the film is set almost entirely within the confines of a...