‘Brothers’

Captures Angst of Family Drama Aching, disturbing, sometimes frightening in its authenticity, the Danish drama “Brothers” is an unforgettable portrait of an average little family with average little troubles torn apart by the bigger, harsher realities of...

“Blood Wedding”

Garcia Bernal Takes On Garcia Lorca In London Gael Garcia Bernal is starring on stage in Federico Garcia Lorca’s “Blood Wedding.” In The Observer in London, Kate Kellaway talks with the actor: Gael plays Lorenzo, who is more an emotion than a...

An American Psycho:

The Inspiration Behind “The Assassination of Richard Nixon” (by Jason Guerrasio, May 2, 2005) The early 1970s in America marked the end of innocence with the battle for civil rights causing many deaths in the south, the Vietnam War becoming an obvious...

Inner Space

Gregg Araki’s “Mysterious Skin” (by Erik Syngle, with Suzanne Scott and Kristi Mitsuda, May 3, 2005) Full of assaultive punk attitude and armed with an arsenal of hip music and film references that could be momentarily arresting yet didn’t...