Film of the Month 2: Rush
The normally middlebrow Howard goes up several gears with this cracking Peter Morgan-scripted depiction of the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers, Brit James Hunt and the Austr...
Film of the Month: The Great Beauty
Following the misfiring whimsy of his English language debut ‘This Must Be the Place’ Italian director Sorrentino returns to Rome and reunites with star Toni Servillo...
Director: Guillermo del Toro Stars: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunman, Rinko Kikuchi, Ron Perlman, Charlie Day, Burn Gorman
The English Civil Waaaah!
If you only see one black and white psychedelic English Civil War film this month, then Ben Wheatley’s “A Field In England” should be somewhere near the top of your list.
Despicable Me 2
Director: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud. Featured voices: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan, Benjamin Bratt
Film of the Month (July): A Field in England
Director: Ben Wheatley. Stars: Reece Shearsmith, Michael Smiley, Ryan Pope, Richard Glover
The Bling Ring
Director: Sofia Copolla. Stars: Katie Chang, Israel Broussard, Emma Watson, Leslie Mann
Director: Dan Scanlon. Featured voices: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina
We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks
Director: Alex Gibney. This well-mounted but frustrating documentary history of the Wikileaks website is severely hobbled by the filmmaker Gibney’s failure to secure any input...
Director: Drake Dormeus. Stars: Guy Pearce, Felicity Jones, Amy Ryan, Mackenzie Davis
Director: Daniel Espinosa. Stars: Matias Varela, Dragomir Mrsic
World War Z
Director: Marc Forster. Stars: Brad Pitt, Peter Capaldi, Mirielle Enos, James Badge Dale, David Morse
Director: Richard Linklater. Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Walter Lassally, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, Panos Karonis, Athina Rachel Tsangari