Michael Jackson: This Is It (Sony, 2009) Excellent.
Michael Jackson: This Is It (Sony, 2009)
Excellent backstage look at the legendary performer as he prepares for the shows he never gave.
Roberto Rossellini’s War Trilogy (Criterion): Rome Open City (1945), Paisan (1946), Germany Year Zero (1948)
Excellent films all feature strong, direct drama, the foundations of the neo-realist movement and a look at war’s devastation.
Whip It (Fox, 2009)
Drew Barrymore directs Ellen Page as a small town misfit who finds her calling as a roller derby queen.
Surrogates (Touchstone, 2009)
Bruce Willis stars as a cop investigating murder in a future world where people no longer have face-to-face contact.