Foxcatcher – Bennett Miller, USA, 2014, 134 minutes Wikipedia page critic reviews via Metacritic Moneyball – Bennett Miller, USA, 2011, 113 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic In most reviews of Foxcatcher there is very little criticism of what's actually on screen. The few negative comments tend to focus on what's not there—and that might be because, for...

Girlhood – Liz Garbus, USA, 2003, 82 minutes IMDb page critic reviews via Metacritic Girlhood (Bande de filles) – Céline Sciamma, France, 2014, 113 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic It was a pretty savvy move by Netflix, if it was a conscious decision, to add these two films around the same time as Richard Linklater's Boyhood. Then...

Carlos – Olivier Assayas, France/Germany, 2010, 165 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic Something in the Air (Après Mai) – Olivier Assayas, France, 2012, 122 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic As tense and fascinating as any historical-political drama you've ever seen, Carlos follows the life of Venezuelan terrorist Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, a.k.a. Carlos the Jackal,...

Hélène Cattet & Bruno Forzani, Belgium/France/Luxembourg, 2013, 102 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic Not for everyone, and not even, necessarily, for giallo fans—even though that is precisely the genre on which this film expertly, but bafflingly, riffs for its duration—I can't help but single this film out as...