Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Blogroll

Thompson on Hollywood

Arthouse Audit: 'Obvious Child' Stands Out Among Tepid Openers

Although a decent line-up of current openers continues to provide a steady flow of specialized film customers as these films expand, the early summer newbies keep falling short -- and none compare to the top June players of recent years.
  • By Tom Brueggemann
  • |
  • June 8, 2014 6:04 PM
  • |
  • 0 Comments

Cancel All Your Plans: This Summer Movie Weekend Offers a Diverse Slate of Must-Sees

Has there been a better weekend for movies this year than this one? Friday offers more than enough for all tastes, temperaments and attention spans, from the saccharine ("The Fault in Our Stars") and acidic ("Borgman") to the crowd-pleasing ("Edge of Tomorrow") and deeply disturbing ("The Sacrament").
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
  • |
  • June 5, 2014 4:40 PM
  • |
  • 0 Comments

Nothing Can Prepare You for Must-See Dutch Brain-Boggler 'Borgman' (VIDEO)

Alex van Warmerdam's "Borgman," the 2014 Dutch Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film, is a nasty, insane, mind-melting and unpredictable piece of work. It hits select cities on June 6 -- that's this Friday -- courtesy of who-else-but Drafthouse Films.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
  • |
  • June 4, 2014 3:29 PM
  • |
  • 0 Comments

WATCH: First Clip from Sci-Fi Brainbender 'Borgman' Introduces a New Method of Body Disposal

Dutch sci-fi oddity "Borgman," which was the country's official selection for the 2014 Oscar race, touches down in theaters June 6, sure to dazzle and confound audiences. A first clip has arrived, which gives you a taste of what's in store in the enigmatic film, but also shows you a whole new method of body disposal, wickedly titled "bucketheads." The mob ain't got nothing on the otherworldly beings of "Borgman." Watch below.
  • By Beth Hanna
  • |
  • May 30, 2014 2:10 PM
  • |
  • 0 Comments

Email Updates