‘Wiener-Dog’ then encounters a floundering film professor, as well as an embittered elderly woman and her needy granddaughter—all longing for something more.” [Sundance Film Festival]Criticwire Grade Average: B- (5 reviews) Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news!
It’s never too early to start planning a trip to the movies.
Now that June is underway, we wanted to have a place for movie fans to see every film opening in theaters for the entire month.
For each week, we’ve separated the wide releases from the arthouse/specialty offerings, giving you the best of both worlds.
(Where we can, we’ve also included Criticwire grade averages for films that have already screened for critics at festivals.) For more of what’s on the horizon, you can also bookmark our calendar page, where we’ll update releases for June and beyond. Wiener-Dog Director: Todd Solondz Cast: Greta Gerwig, Kieran Culkin, Danny De Vito, Ellen Burstyn, Julie Delpy, Zosia Mamet, Brie Larson Synopsis: “‘Wiener-Dog’ tells several stories featuring people who find their life inspired or changed by one particular dachshund, who seems to be spreading a certain kind of comfort and joy.
Who else could convincingly play a wearied detective ("Seven"), a deadly assassin ("Wanted") and God ("Bruce Almighty")?