LOVEABLE MONSTERS The Boxtrolls
This beautifully animated epic transports viewers to a Dickensian dream world where monsters lurk beneath the streets. Take a look at GAYOT's review to learn more about the eponymous cardboard-clad creatures and the painstaking process through which they were created.
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").