Letters from the Big Man

In the new film by the acclaimed director of the imaginative Lennon-Epstein biopic “The Hours and Times,” a woman finds herself consumed by the politics of deforestation, a burgeoning romance and metaphysical communication with a sasquatch. Viewers expecting a campy romp through cryptozoology will come away puzzled, and the better for it.

Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage

When the Sultan’s first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.