Three films off the beaten path
Il Divo glitters among duller bulbs like The Girl From Monaco, Just Another Love Story
Spielberg's weighty take on vengeance is a tad lopsided
French filmmaker Jacques Tati resurrects his Everyman, Monsieur Hulot, in Playtime.
Gus Van Sant goes his own way with a stark survival drama
The same old auteurs, profound political films, and baffling Brits
Abbas Kiarostami's The Wind Will Carry Us takes its time pondering the human condition
In 1997, independence was not a status so much as a state of mind.