Weekend Preview: Crowded Indie Box Office, from 'For Ellen' to 'Detropia'

Weekend Preview: Crowded Indie Box Office, from 'For Ellen' to 'Detropia'
Critics' responses to this weekend's new indie releases were tepid. Star-packed "The Words" and "Bachelorette" scored lowest while docs "Detropia" and "Beauty is Embarassing" ranked as Indiewire's top picks. Also arriving this weekend: Paul Dano in "For Ellen," Melanie Lynskey and Christopher Abbott in "Hello I Must Be Going," Geoffrey Rush in "The Eye of the Storm" and Ira Sachs' "Keep the Lights On." On the other hand, there's a tantalizing week-long run of "Indiana Jones and The Raiders of the Lost Ark: The IMAX Experience" starting September 7 in select IMAX theaters throughout the country. Here are details. Trailers and reviews for these films and more below: "For Ellen" Tribeca Film, Us | Dir: So Yong Kim Cast: Paul Dano, Jo Heder, Jena Malone, Margarita Levieva, Shay Mandigo | 64% Fresh | Caryn James: "It is Dano’s’...
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