- Review: Melancholy 'Aloft' buckles under leaden themes Updated: May-19-15 2:51 pm
"Aloft" is not an easy film. Peruvian director Claudia Llosa's meditative, generation-spanning drama about a falconer (Cillian Murphy) on a journey to find his healer and artist mother (Jennifer Connelly) languishes in tragedy. The frozen landscape is sun-soaked but unforgiving and the characters are burdened with the weight of the world and a futile hope for salvation.
- 'Walk the Line' screenwriter Gill Dennis dead at 74 Updated: May-15-15 6:13 pm
- With a nod to Eastwood, Fassbender goes West in 'Slow West' Updated: May-12-15 12:55 pm
NEW YORK - Michael Fassbender is cool and composed, calmly answering questions from a reporter, with one exception: when it's suggested he's not quite as severely serious as some of the films he's made.