To say this is an official list of the best documentaries of 2014 would be a slight exaggeration. This is a list of the top 10 best documentaries from 2014 based on what I’ve watched, read, and heard. Many are politically oriented, unpacking, as always, the biggest issues. Others, like Manakamana, are a soothing
Reality Bites celebrates its 20th anniversary today, but throw it back in theaters and you might find that the subject matter still rings true to many.
For those who appreciate the power of storytelling, Sweet Talk is, despite itself at times, a unique and enjoyable film. Natalie Zea, a well-known television actress (“Justified,” “The Following”), stars as Delilah, a quietly intelligent but troubled phone-sex worker who finds herself playing chess or reading the paper while whispering in a
Adapted from Françoise Dorner’s novel La Douceur Assassine, Last Love begins with the perturbed, mournful cries of retired philosophy professor Matthew Morgan (Michael Caine) after the death of his beloved wife Joan (Jane Alexander). Unfortunately for the viewer, the pace barely budges for the next 116 minutes. Spending most of