This drama is an old-fashioned movie from a well-worn source.
Productions of Oscar Wilde’s “Lady Windermere’s Fan” and Harold Pinter’s “The Birthday Party” are currently playing on the West End.
Isabelle Huppert, Toby Jones and Mathieu Kassovitz make up a remarkable ensemble cast. But “Happy End” belongs to Jean-Louis Trintignant.
A toxic mother-son bond drives Rupert Jones’s glum British psychodrama.
Charlize Theron plays a spy in “Atomic Blonde,” which comes off like a highlight reel of car crashes and inventively choreographed fights.
This streamed BBC adaptation of Joseph Conrad’s 1907 novel centers on a London shop owner who is also a spy for Russia.
Toby Jones and Mackenzie Crook play eccentrics hoping metal detectors will lead them to buried treasure.
In Peter Strickland’s “Berberian Sound Studio,” a shy British sound engineer tries to keep his sanity while working on the soundtrack for an Italian horror film.
“Berberian Sound Studio” is one of a handful of films that put sound work in the spotlight.