Inter-species interaction between outer space aliens and human beings has long been a staple of the science fiction genre.
It would appear that there are some who are not very happy with Abrams wanting to increase the people of color as leads in the Science Fiction odyssey.
Still one of the largest film festivals, the Toronto International Film Festival is boasting around 400 films in a 10-day extravaganza.
Unless you are a diehard Western fan you may find this godforsaken flick torture to sit through.
In this male dominated industry, women filmmakers support one another. It's no surprise then that national collective Film Fatales is gaining traction.
"I found this film to be an infinitely rewarding biopic that showed 'math is an art, not a science.' "
Anthony Lucero's fine film uses the framework of food film to deftly explore class, work, ethnicity, and sexism.
Gay Dillingham's "Dying to Know," narrated by Robert Redford, was an entertaining, informative doc about Ram Dass and Timothy Leary.
"Jimmy's Hall" is about Jimmy Gralton, the only Irishman deported as an illegal alien from Ireland, the land of his birth, without so much as a trial!
Laurel and Hardy became friends with inimitable comic chemistry, and huge audience pleasers at the box office.