A compelling study on the cause and effects of murder.
FESTIVAL OF GERMAN FILMS: In the early scenes of his austere thriller, The Silence, Swiss-born filmmaker Baran bo Odar plays with your perceptions of time: Brief, unexplained scenes introduce the various characters, while heightened technique – a...
Easy answers lessen weight of Oscar winner.
The settings for Susanne Bier’s In a Better World are divided between a picturesque Danish town and a harsh Sudanese refugee camp. In the former, soft natural light falls around the characters, and even in a film about the comparative strength of...
I don't know what they're trying to achieve with Dogma but if it's anything like the integrity of 'Festen' then I just have to applaud them.
It's the sixtieth birthday of Helge, the father of the Klingenfeldt clan, which is to be celebrated by family and friends at their grand house in the country. But a pall hangs over the celebrations because one of Helge's daughters Linda,...
Does not deliver as a sexy thriller.
Alice, Heather Graham, who comes from Indiana, works as a web designer in London and lives with nice but dull Jake, Jason Hughes. One day she meets Adam, Joseph Fiennes, a mountaineer, and falls instantly in lust with him. She leaves Jake to...