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REVIEW: MILES AHEAD Social Studies

Directed by Don CheadleStarring Don Cheadle, Ewen McGregor, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Michael Stuhlbarg, Keith StanfieldDon Cheadle's long-in-development biopic of music legend Miles Davis is barely a biopic, measur...
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REVIEW: THE END OF THE TOUR On The Road

Directed by James PonsoldtStarring Jesse Eisenberg, Jason SegelDrawing on the book Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself by David Lipsky, The End Of The Tour is a kind of rolling chamber piece that bo...
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REVIEW: SHERPA Mountain Men

Directed by Jennifer PeedomWe've already had a movie about climbing Mount Everest in the last year - in point of fact, it was called Everest - but although it was a good film, like so many before it, it to...
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REVIEW: TANGERINES The Fruits Of War

Directed by Zaza UrushadzeStarring Lembit Ulfsak, Elmo Nuganen, Giorgi Nakashidze, Misha MeskhiSet in 1992 during the war between Georgia and Abkhazia, Tangerines concerns two old friends, Ivo (Lembit Ulfsak) a...
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REVIEW: A PERFECT DAY Life During Wartime

Directed by Fernando Leon de AronaStarring Benico del Toro, Tim Robbins, Melanie Thierry, Olga KurylenkoRobert Altman's M*A*S*H is the obvious touchstone here. Working from  Paula Farias's novel Dejarse Ll...