January 29, 2023 | Rome, Italy

St. Maud

Using religion to reflect one's own crippled psyche is not an original idea in cinema. Martin Scorsese has spent his [...]


Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead have spent their careers bending genre conventions. In 2014's "Spring," the filmmaking duo crafted a [...]


In 1969, man landed on the moon and The Beatles released the album "Abbey Road," which ignored the moon in [...]


Beneath its science fiction veneer, the thrust driving Korean director Bong Jung's 2013 mind-bending "Snowpiercer" was class warfare. The "abode" [...]

Gloria Bell

Those who see “Gloria Bell” hoping to recognize Los Angeles (where the film is set), its landmarks, even its funky [...]


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