Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Los Angeles Film Festival

‘Fire on the Hill’: Film Review | DOC NYC 2018

'Fire on the Hill,' Brett Fallentine's documentary portrait of three L.A. urban cowboys, is being showcased at DOC NYC after winning a jury prize at the Los Angeles Film Festival.

‘Banana Split’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Benjamin Kasulke makes his directing debut with 'Banana Split,' a millennial comedy starring Hannah Marks and Liana Liberato.

‘The Chaperone’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

'Downton Abbey' series regular Michael Engler directs Elizabeth McGovern in 'The Chaperone,' a period drama by British screenwriter Julian Fellowes.

‘American Dreamer’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Comedian Jim Gaffigan plays it straight in 'American Dreamer,' a crime thriller from 'London Town' director Derrick Borte.

‘Ashes in the Snow’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Bel Powley and a strong international cast headline 'Ashes in the Snow,' a story of the crimes committed by Stalin during World War II.

‘Saint Judy’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Michelle Monaghan heads a strong cast in 'Saint Judy,' a timely true story about an immigrant from Afghanistan seeking asylum in the U.S.

‘The Day I Lost My Shadow’ (‘Yom Adaatou Zouli’): Film Review

French-born Syrian director Soudade Kaadan won the Lion of the Future award at the Venice Film Festival for her first fiction feature, 'The Day I Lost My Shadow.'

Sir Ben Kingsley Helps Close Out LA Film Festival at ‘Nomis’ Premiere

Filmmaker David Raymond, Nathan Fillion and Minka Kelly joined co-stars Alexandra Daddario and Ben Kingsley for an onstage Q&A at the Arclight Hollywood following the closing-night screening of…

‘Nomis’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Henry Cavill and Ben Kingsley co-star in David Raymond's debut feature 'Nomis,' a psychological thriller about a serial killer with multiple personalities.

‘The Clovehitch Killer’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Duncan Skiles' sophomore feature 'The Clovehitch Killer' is a serial murder mystery starring Dylan McDermott and Charlie Plummer.

‘Brian Banks’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Aldis Hodge plays a young man falsely accused of rape in 'Brian Banks,' a drama directed by comedy maestro Tom Shadyac.

‘The Oath’: Film Review | LAFF 2018

Co-starring Tiffany Haddish, actor Ike Barinholtz's filmmaking debut 'The Oath' watches as political divisions in a barely fictionalized United States wreck a family's Thanksgiving.