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Carol

Carol is a haunting motion picture - the kind of film that stays with the viewer long after the multiplex’s neon signage has disappeared from the rear-view mirror. Despite having a deceptively simple storyline, the film is entirely unlike any o...

Run Time: 1:58
U.S. Release Date: 2015-11-20
MPAA Rating: "R" (Sexual Content, Nudity)
Genre: Drama
Director: Todd Haynes
Cast: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson, ...
Erin Brockovich

The cinematic landscape of early 2000 is littered with the carcasses of disappointing dinosaurs presented by respected, or at least recognizable, filmmakers: John Frankenheimer and ...

Run Time: 2:10
U.S. Release Date: 2000-03-17
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Cast: Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, Aaron Eckhart, ...
Far From Heaven

Welcome to the world of "Father Knows Best", white picket fences, and brilliant fall colors. Todd Haynes' Far From Heaven takes us to Hartford, Connecticut, circa 1957. However, unlike most traditional period piece dramas, the intention here isn'...

Run Time: 1:47
U.S. Release Date: 2002-11-08
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Profanity, Violence)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Todd Haynes
Cast: Julianne Moore, Dennis Quaid, Dennis Haysbert, ...
Hounddog

Hounddog began its public life at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival, where it was inauspiciously dubbed "the Dakota Fanning rape film." Poor audience and critical reception led the director to "re-work" the movie, which emerged from limbo for limite...

Run Time: 1:47
U.S. Release Date: 2008-09-19
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Nudity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Deborah Kampmeier
Cast: Dakota Fanning, David Morse, Piper Laurie, ...
I'm Not There

Few figures in 20th century music are more deserving of the label "enigma" than Bob Dylan. Reclusive, frequently misunderstood, and never pigeonholed into a niche, Dylan has remained a mercurial figure for the entirety of his long career. So when...

Run Time: 2:15
U.S. Release Date: 2007-11-21
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity, Sexual Situations, Nudity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Todd Haynes
Cast: Cate Blanchett, Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, ...
Life During Wartime

In 1998, Todd Solondz's Happiness became one of the most talked-about and controversial indie films of the year - a black comedy that ventured into David Lynch territory to expose the rot underlying the placid exterior of suburbia. At the time, Hap...

Run Time: 1:38
U.S. Release Date: 2010-07-23
MPAA Rating: "NR" (Profanity, Sexual Content, Nudity)
Genre: DRAMA/COMEDY
Director: Todd Solonz
Cast: Allison Janney, Ciaran Hinds, Shirley Henderson, ...
Limey, The

Terence Stamp is The Limey, and The Limey is Terence Stamp. Forget about everything else in this film - the supporting cast, which features Lesley Ann Warren, Luis Guzman, and Peter Fonda, Steven Soderbergh's lively direction, and even Lem Dobbs' ...

Run Time: 1:30
U.S. Release Date: 1999-10-08
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: THRILLER
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Cast: Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda, Lesley Ann Warren, ...
My Family

My Family, the portrait of a Mexican-American family living in East Los Angeles, boasts a series of distinguished thematic antecedents, including Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather and Zhang Yimou's To Live. Here, as in the 1972 gangster saga, t...

Run Time: 2:07
U.S. Release Date: 1995-05-03
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, Nudity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Gregory Nava
Cast: Jimmy Smits, Scott Bakula, Jacob Vargas, ...
Selena

Going into Selena, I didn't know or care much about the life of the late Tex-Mex singer, whose death in 1995 came just as she was attempting to break into the mainstream American pop market. As far as I was aware, Selena's tragic end was just anot...

Run Time: 2:05
U.S. Release Date: 1997-03-21
MPAA Rating: "PG"
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Gregory Nava
Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Jon Seda, ...
Sweet November

Note to readers: this review contains spoilers. While I do not believe that the revelation of certain plot points will damage the overall viewing experience, those who wish to see Sweet November without having previous knowledge of key elements wo...

Run Time: 1:57
U.S. Release Date: 2001-02-16
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Sexual Content, Profanity)
Genre: DRAMA/ROMANCE
Director: Pat O'Connor
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Charlize Theron, Jason Isaacs, ...