Posts Tagged ‘drama’
Sean Penn stars as Andrew Daulton Lee, who was convicted of espionage for his involvement in selling U.S. intelligence to the Soviets, in 1985's "The Falcon and the Snowman."

Class of 1985: “The Falcon and the Snowman”

Although this biopic is mostly engaging, the truth of Christopher Boyce and Andrew Daulton Lee's lives may be stranger and stronger than its historical fiction.
"Love is Strange" (2014) stars Alfred Molina and John Lithgow.

Love is Strange

"Love is Strange" is like a beautiful yet unfinished painting; an enigmatic character portrait of romance with just enough untouched canvas to feel incomplete.

Skeleton Twins Inside

The Skeleton Twins

Despite some stellar performances from the two leads, "The Skeleton Twins" never really feels complete.
Reese Witherspoon as "Cheryl Strayed" in WILD.


Despite a few hiccups, this touching portrayal of grief, self-destruction and healing seamlessly blends the introspective and the epic.

The Congress (2014)

The Congress

"The Congress," starring Robin Wright, is a psychedelic meditation on identity, ownership and free will in the digital age and beyond.

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to See “Wild”!

Win passes to see the new movie starring Reese Witherspoon on December 15!

Ruddy Rodriguez stars in "The House at the End of Time" (2014).

The House at the End of Time

"The House at the End of Time" is an entertaining and suspenseful puzzle whose pieces don't match the formulaic horror film pictured on the box.
Phillip Seymour Hoffman stars in "A Most Wanted Man" (2014).

A Most Wanted Man

A solid film in its own right, "A Most Wanted Man" will be remembered as a fitting capstone to the tragically shortened film career of Philip Seymour Hoffman.

photo of film Metalhead


Although slow in parts and questionably plotted, impressive scenery, an intense lead performance and a rousing soundtrack make "Metalhead" worthwhile.
VIDA - Inside

Una Vida: A Fable of Music and the Mind

A beautiful, heartfelt movie about finding redemption through simple acts of love.

Yugo Saso stars in "Cicada" (2014), an official selection of the 2014 Heartland Film Festival.


"Cicada" is a remarkably funny and warm fable about the growth and transformation caused by loss.
Obvious Child - inside

Obvious Child

"Obvious Child" is as honest, unadorned and quietly hopeful a romantic comedy about abortion as you'll likely ever see.

The Professional photo

Class of 1994: “Léon”

More like a journey than just a joy-buzzer jolt of action, "Léon" is the movie people mean whey they rave about "The Professional."
Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig in "The Skelton Twins"

The Skeleton Twins

There are times where a movie is so endearing that it doesn’t really matter what it’s about, whether it has a driving narrative, or even what the plot is. “The Skeleton Twins” is a movie like that, where the leads (“Saturday Night Live” vets Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig) are so at ease with each […]