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  • Tribeca Film Review: 'Human Capital'

    A slick, stylish drama, "Human Capital" starts as a class critique wrapped around a whodunit, and though the mystery elements have overtaken the social assessment by the final third, the pic remains an engrossing, stinging look at aspirational parvenus and the super-rich they emulate. Perfectly cast with actors who give life to very recognizable Italian types, "Capital" confirms Paolo Virzi as one of the more dynamic directors on the peninsula, blending biting commentary with expert narrational skills. A mid-January Italo run saw returns of around $7.5 million; brisk sales worldwide should bring higher revenues, including Stateside thanks to Film Movement's recent acquisition.
  • Review: 'Capital' forgets the bottom line — outrage

    Review: 'Capital' forgets the bottom line — outrage
    With international high finance the modern era's wild west, it's not surprising Costa-Gavras — a stalwart of the politically minded thriller ("Z," "Missing") — would try to mine banking malfeasance for cinematic suspense. But "Capital,"...

    Costa-Gavras' Brand of Political Drama Finds Safe Harbor in Mill Valley

    By most measures, 1969 was a vintage year for anti-establishment American cinema ("The Wild Bunch," "Easy Rider," "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," "Midnight Cowboy"). But the most daring and dangerous movie to hit U.S. theaters that year was a...

    Are older directors still making vital movies?

    Are older directors still making vital movies?
    Do movie directors, like fine wines, get better with age? That may sound like a frivolous question, but it has long been debated by critics as they weigh the relative merits of fiery young upstarts versus wise old veterans. The question takes on renewed...

    Legendary director Costa-Gavras to appear at two local screenings

    Legendary director Costa-Gavras to appear at two local screenings
    Oscar-winning writer-director Costa-Gavras, best known for his politically charged films such as 1969's "Z" and 1982's "Missing," will be making appearances this week at the American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre and the New Beverly Cinema. The 80-year-...