HIGH-OCTANE ACTION Need for Speed
Based on the popular video game series of the same name, "Need for Speed" was created with the intention of making the ultimate car chase movie. Director Scott Waugh uses his background as a stunt man to orchestrate intense action scenes featuring some of the world's fastest cars.
UP, UP AND AWAY Man of Steel
Director Zack Snyder attempts to create the definitive Superman movie, but despite the stupendous special effects and star-studded cast, his effort falls short.
FIND YOURSELF Arthur Newman
Colin Firth and Emily Blunt star in director Dante Ariola's feature film debut, a romantic dramedy about a man on a literal journey of self-discovery from Florida to Indiana.
FAMILY DYSFUNCTION It Happened in Saint-Tropez The 17th annual COL•COA French Film Festival in L.A. screened "Des Gens qui s'embrassent," a dramedy starring Monica Bellucci and Kat Merad ("Welcome to the Sticks").
THE PHASES OF LOVE To the Wonder
Writer/director Terrence Malick's unique directing style is evident in his newest release, in which he creates an abstract slideshow of romance and drama with sparse dialogue.