A Round-up of New Movies in Theaters, Online and Available for Home Viewing

'The Hand of God' ('È stata la mano di Dio')

‘The Hand of God’ (‘È stata la mano di Dio’)

How we get to where we are in life often involves some unusual and seemingly disconnected paths that, at the …
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'Swan Song'

‘Swan Song’

The inevitability of death – and the effort to manage (possibly even forestall) the fallout that comes in its wake …
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'Being the Ricardos'

‘Being the Ricardos’

Who would have thought that it would be possible to make the cast of I Love Lucy boring, but writer-director …
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'The Real Charlie Chaplin'

‘The Real Charlie Chaplin’

Getting a handle on an icon can be a difficult challenge, especially when it’s one so simultaneously larger than life …
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'Encounter'

‘Encounter’

One of the keys to making a successful thriller is the ability to sustain the suspense long enough to hold …
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'The Power of the Dog'

‘The Power of the Dog’

Cinematic artistry is indeed inspiring, but, if a film doesn’t have a comparably impressive narrative, that celluloid mastery generally all …
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'Bad Luck Banging or Loony Porn' ('Babardeală cu bucluc sau porno balamuc')

‘Bad Luck Banging or Loony Porn’ (‘Babardeală cu bucluc sau porno balamuc’)

Wow – this one is so out there that it’s almost impossible to know how to describe it, suffice it …
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'King Richard'

‘King Richard’

I’m really at a loss to understand the widespread fuss being made about this dull, overlong biopic about the self-promoting …
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'Caged Birds'

‘Caged Birds’

It’s unfortunate when a film has a lot to say but ends up doing so poorly. Such is the case …
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