New York City 2018 Commercial Releases

(Films seen by yours truly are in blue. Films walked out of by yours truly—always at 1/3 of the total running time—are in red. Films yours truly is currently on the fence about possibly seeing, or is definitely planning to see, or has been assigned to review in the near future, are in green. Films yours truly has sampled at least the first 10 minutes of are indicated by a + sign following the director's name.)


Week of 19 Jan

A Ciambra (Jonas Carpignano)
The Banishment (Andrey Zvyagintsev) [2007]
A Better Tomorrow 2018 (Ding Sheng)
Beuys (Andres Veiel)
Colao (Frank Perozo)
Den of Thieves (Christian Gudegast)
Forever My Girl (Bethany Ashton Wolf)
Gohin Baluchor (Badrul Anam Saud)
Kangaroo (Kate McIntyre Clere & Mick McIntyre)
Mama Africa: Miriam Makeba (Mika Kaurismäki) [2011]
Mary and the Witch's Flower (Hiromasa Yonebayashi)
The Midnight Man (Travis Zariwny)
Mom and Dad (Brian Taylor)
Pow Wow (Robinson Devor)
The Road Movie (Dmitrii Kalashnikov)
Small Town Crime (Ian Nelms & Eshom Nelms)
Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel (Antonio Lexerot)
Tall: The American Skyscraper & Louis Sullivan (Manfred Kirchheimer) [2006]
12 Strong (Nicolai Fuglsig)
Victor Goodview (Vincent Turturro)


Week of 12 Jan

Abe & Phil's Last Poker Game (Howard L. Weiner)
Acts of Violence (Brett Donowho)
Ang Larawan (Loy Arcenas)
Ang Panday (Rodel Nacianceno)
Azad (Farasat Khan)
Bitter Money (Wang Bing)
The Brawler (Anurag Kashyap)
The Commuter (Jaume Collet-Serra)
Condorito: The Movie (Alex Orrelle & Eduardo Schuldt)
Dim the Fluorescents (Daniel Warth)
Field of Vision: Winter 2018 Shorts (various)
Freak Show (Trudie Styler)
Humor Me (Sam Hoffman)
The Insult (Ziad Doueiri)
Lover for a Day (Philippe Garrel)
My Art (Laurie Simmons)
My Coffee With Jewish Friends (Manfred Kirchheimer)
1987: When the Day Comes (Jang Joon-hwan)
Paddington 2 (Paul King)
Parchi (Azfar Jafri)
Prince in Exile (Trivikram)
Proud Mary (Babak Najafi)
Saturday Church (Damon Cardasis)
Vazante (Daniela Thomas)
What Lies Upstream (Cullen Hoback)


Week of 5 Jan

Anatomy of a Male Ballet Dancer (David Barba & James Pellerito)
Blame (Quinn Shephard)
Dark Meridian (Rankin Hickman)
Day of the Dead: Bloodline (Hèctor Hernández Vicens)
Devil's Gate (Clay Staub)
Django (Etienne Comar)
Goldbuster (Sandra Ng)
The Green Fog (Guy Maddin & Evan Johnson & Galen Johnson)
Hanson and the Beast (Xiao Yang)
In Between (Maysaloun Hamoud)
In the Land of Pomegranates (Hava Kohav Beller)
Insidious: The Last Key (Adam Robitel)
Jeepers Creepers 3 (Victor Salva)
Madtown (Charles Moore)
Namiya (Han Jie)
The Strange Ones (Lauren Wolkstein & Christopher Radcliff)