Stories from Movies

Wine Country film fest opens this week

Starting Wednesday, the festival will run at five venues in the Valley of the Moon, presenting some 55 films from all over the world.

‘Drop’ sharp, character-rooted (w/video)

One last great mob movie starring James Gandolfini.

‘Le Chef’ a comic fairytale (w/video)

An amusing soufflé of a comedy that pokes fun at foodies, celebrates art of chefs.

Crowded ‘Dolphin 2’ good for youngsters (w/video)

Second tale seems like little more than 'Winter's Greatest Hits.'

‘Identical’ a mash of a mashup (w/video)

A musical mashup of Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis biography and myth.

‘As Above’ is full horror clichés (w/video)

Yet another tiresome 'found footage' flick, attempting to scare through clumsy filming.

‘Summer’s Tale’ worth the wait

Rohmer's 1996 French romance only now being shown in the US.

‘Cantinflas' biopic is short on laughs (w/video)

Historically interesting story is painted in broad, colorless strokes.

Wright shines in ambitious ‘Congress’ (w/video)

The actress plays a version of herself in trippy sci-fi story.

Half-hearted ‘Robin Hood’ (w/video)

Kevin Kline's performance as Errol Flynn shines while the rest of the movie wilts.

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