"Shag" for short receives a royal commission to write about Guy Fawkes and England's 1605 Gunpowder Plot.
"Takes a whole lot more than a black cat bone or a buncha noisy kids or a blogger all alone. Takes strong-headed people all together like stone."
Even if its subject is unconventional, "Step" is conventionally crafted, including archival footage and photos, as well as original interviews .
"Last Days in Vietnam" is so shamefully one-sided that it's hardly a documentary; it's the cinematic equivalent of putting a blossom on a turd.
"There will be no revolutionary time-outs 'til we've finally won, 'cause the revolution will be unauthorized."
"Empire's Ally: Canada and the War in Afghanistan," by Klassen and Greg Albo, asks the question, "Why did the Canadian government go to war in Afghanistan in 2001?"
"Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" is visually stunning, unfolding professionally within a familiar bio-pic template.
MICA keeps the focus on the crisis of mass incarceration in the United States with a showing Nov. 14 of the film "Free Angela Davis and All Political Prisoners."
Bruce Springsteen has mustered his best Spanish in a tribute to the people of Argentina.
Author Frederik Pohl, who over decades gained a reputation of being a literate and sophisticated writer of science fiction and a supporter of progressive causes, has died.