Independent & Repertory

Why Don't You Play in Hell review

Review: Why Don’t You Play in Hell

After spending ten years waiting for the Movie God to help Hirata (Hiroki Hasegawa) create the ultimate film, he finds his opportunity. Yakuza boss…

Still Alice review

Review: Still Alice

Alice (Julianne Moore) is a highly intelligent linguistics professor at Colombia University, she has a happy marriage and three children. All is well until…

Leviathan review

Review: Leviathan

In a Northern Russian seaside town, family man Kolya (Aleksey Serebryakov) fights to keep his family home. A tense dispute over the land with…

Dalai Lama Awakening review

Review: Dalai Lama Awakening

This documentary follows a group of Western thinkers who travel to India to meet with the Dalai Lama to discuss a way to tackle…

The 50 Year Argument review

Review: The 50 Year Argument

The historic “New York Review of Books” celebrated its 50th anniversary in the year 2013. As world events occur, the magazine’s influence and voice on…

The Humbling review

Review: The Humbling

Legendary actor Simon Axler (Al Pacino) is going through a crisis late in his career. Unable to remember the text and also doomed to…

Killers review

Review: Killers

Bayu (Oka Antara) is a journalist who dared to take on Dharma (Ray Sahetapy), a corrupt businessman. His career was ruined, and his family…

Housebound review

Review: Housebound

Kylie (Morgana O’Reilly) has never really gotten along with her mother Miriam (Rima Te Wiata), or her step-father Graeme (Ross Harper), so when she’s…

Escobar: Paradise Lost review

Review: Escobar: Paradise Lost

After Nick (Josh Hutcherson), a Canadian surfer living on the beaches of Columbia falls in love with Maria (Claudia Traisac), he gets caught up in the…

Two Days, One Night review

Review: Two Days, One Night

Two Days, One Night tells the story of Sandra, a young mother, who discovers upon her return to work that her colleges have voted…

Last Days in Vietnam review

Review: Last Days in Vietnam

Every part of the Vietnam War was protracted: a decade of gradually increasing American involvement escalated into nine years of brutal, attritional combat that…