Danny Pudi heads a fine cast in a low-budget comedy-drama about an ambitions Indian immigrant in 1979 Chicago, but a formulaic script and a director not adept at comedy keep 'The Tiger Hunter' from earning its stripes.
Second time's the charm as the latest reboot of the Spider-Man franchise forgoes an origin story to give us a seriocomic high-school drama where life-and-death issues are literally life-and-death issues.
Whitewashed hagiography of the founder of the Hare Krishna movement never mentions Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada's racism and anti-Semitism while pooh-poohing claims of cultish brainwashing and avoiding the whole airport thing altogether.
Documentary about lacrosse is less about lacrosse that it is about the sport as a spiritual and cultural touchstone for the Iroquois people who invented it. And it still has some kick-ass game highlights!
War reporter Alex Quade's embed in Afghanistan and Iraq produced extraordinary insider footage of combat missions, and her boots-on-the-ground video is an important historical record. But her documentary jumps all over the place as much as she did.