April 23, 2024 | Rome, Italy


Zain (Zain Al Rafeea), the Lebanese protagonist of this powerful, realistic drama about life in a Beirut ghetto, is a [...]


The “family” living together in one exceedingly crowded room consists of the grandmother, father, mother, adolescent son, and the mother’s [...]

Minding the Gap

Skateboarding is the ostensible theme of this award-winning documentary by first-time director Bing Liu. And while the skateboarding scenes are [...]


You can't say Adam McKay isn't timed into the cynical zeitgeist that defines American political discourse. "Vice," which gets an [...]

The Favourite

The trailer markets “The Favourite” as British court farce, with clips of lavishly dressed scene-eaters. Ever-challenging director Yorgos Lanthimos, however, [...]

Creed II

The latest in the “Rocky” franchise, “Creed II” is disappointing. One cause is the baggage of the prior, successful 2015 [...]