Before Brendan Gleeson and director John Michael McDonagh teamed up for Calvary, they delivered a full, and funny, measure of testosterone and adrenaline that didn’t demand that you dial back your IQ to enjoy it.
A spectacularly, incoherently hysterical mash-up of underdog sports movies, kung fu melodramas, Bugs Bunny cartoons, musicals, and manga.
Nominated for a Best Live Action Short Oscar, the powerful, suspenseful Just Before Losing Everything was too easy to miss—but we won’t let you.
If you can’t make it down for Mardi Gras, Les Blank’s film distills the soul and spirit of what it means to celebrate life and death in New Orleans down to 58 beautiful minutes.
Jackie McLean on Mars captures the jazz giant’s all-too-clear thoughts on JFK, Sun Ra, the conspiracy to silence jazz and the Big-Mac mentality of life here on Mars.
Moscow On The Hudson showed the hopes and realities of American immigrants through Robin Williams’ most touching performance.