The Los Angeles Film Festival is currently taking place, and this year's multitude of movies includes: "International Spotlight: Cuba."
Beneath the shoot-'em-up sensibility, a critical eye is clearly at work, skewering the former Belgian colony, in this 2011 Pan African Film Festival's Best Feature Film prize winning film.
This is a highly recommended movie. It's an excellent, well-crafted feature and a realistic slice of life, albeit in an unusual milieu.
This film had us wishing vampires would make an appearance, but we were wrong.
Forks Over Knives is a long argument for eating more plant-based food.
We know what corruption and film noir look like, though, and "Carancho" is a fine example.
Rather than coming off as corny and preposterous, Thor contains scenes that are grandiose and moving.
Science's current counterpart to the space race is the competition to send women over the moon.
The delightful Potiche tackles the class war in an extremely entertaining, thought-provoking, funny way.
The essential relationship between employee and employer is explored in this outstanding allegory/soap opera.