Artificial bond has true heart.
'Sweet’, 'gentle’ and 'Frank Langella’ are not words one would normally associate with science fiction cinema, but Robot & Frank is not the type of film that takes place in a galaxy far, far away. Its world is ours, only in 'the near future"...
Heartfelt insight into what's important.
Shoe designer Drew Baylor (Orlando Bloom) can't put a foot right. After spending 8 years developing a runner called the 'Spasmotica', he's told by his boss Phil (Alec Baldwin) that it's the greatest failure of its kind. Fired from his job and...
Busy, epic adaptation lacks real heart.
TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: Most of Cloud Atlas, the time-traveling omnibus collaboration between the Wachowski siblings and Tom Tykwer, moves like a racing heartbeat. For almost three hours, six storylines—each one set in eras spanning...
A compelling drama that will move you and disturb you and leave you with a clear message.
Writer-director Paul Haggis must be the most frustrating American filmmaker working today. Except for his beautifully judged script for Million Dollar Baby, the man never knows when enough’s enough, as the over-egged Crash and Flags of Our...
This aptly-titled film stars a noticeably ageing Paul Newman as Harry Ross, a Private Investigator who hasn`t achieved very much during his life. On assignment to Mexico to track down the errant teenage daughter, Reese Witherspoon, of former...