Jul 5, 2011
The eminently creepy Dutch abduction thriller "The Vanishing" kicks off "Hollywood Fail," the Logan Square International Film Series's monthlong program of "amazing foreign films remade into American films."
by Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Hollywood, fail, remake vanishing, spoorloos, femme nikita, jeff bridges, sandra bullock, kiefer sutherland, logan square, international, film, series, comfort station, golden egg, jonathan rosenbaum, wings of desire, shall we dance, tim krabbe, foreign, thriller, abduction, kidnapping, Video
Jun 19, 2009
The African Diaspora Film Festival opens today at Facets Cinematheque. Plus, this week's Critic's Choices and new reviews.
by J.R. Jones
Film, Film Festivals, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Science fiction, Gene Siskel Film Center, Jia Zhang-ke, Andrea Gronvall, Terence Davies, Of Time and the City, Lola Montes, Max Ophuls, Cliff Doerksen, Errol Flynn, Food, Inc., African Diaspora Film Festival, Glorious Exit, Gospel Hill, Giancarlo Esposito, Jacques Romain, Youssou N'Dour, Return to Goree, Moon movie, Seraphine de Senlis, 24 City, Accidental Army, Czechslovak Legion, Capers movie, Mr. Art Critic, Eating Buccaneeers, Will Ferrell, Land of the Lost, Sandra Bullock, Proposal movie, Tetro, Francis Ford Coppola, Conversation Coppola, Ace in the Hole, Billy Wilder, Adventures of Robin Hood, Exile Ophuls, James Cagney, Yankee Doodle Dandy