This is the second in a series of reports from the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City.
Today is the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War; a great way to reflect is through 'Nam war movies.
In addition to being a policier, "24 Days" is also an intense family drama.
Full Frame offers a full plate of, shall we say, heavy fare: Very serious issues not ordinarily treated with a light touch.
"I am a rebel by birth," Yip said, "I contest anything that is unjust, that causes suffering in humanity."
"I cannot be a party to the firing of a film crew seeking unionization, or its replacement with scab labor."
In the extremely enjoyable Queen & Country legendary English director John Boorman treads familiar ground we've seen in various films.
My movie buddy and I didn't really mind seeing a movie about pretentious people, but we felt that the entire thing was pretentious.
The 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards on Feb. 21, was held beneath an elaborate tent constructed at Santa Monica Beach.
The crowd at the Academy Award ceremony stood and cheered. Somebody said that Selma stole the show. How true.