Peter Travers

  • November 13, 2014

    The Homesman

    Tommy Lee Jones escorts a group of women across the wild frontier in this fem-centric Western

  • November 7, 2014

    Big Hero 6

    Disney and Marvel team up to give moviegoers a lovable, roly-poly robot hero in this animated gem

  • November 5, 2014

    The Theory of Everything

    A stellar Eddie Redmayne unlocks the drive and desire of paralyzed genius Stephen Hawking

  • November 5, 2014


    The white knight rises: Christopher Nolan's space odyssey boldly blends the cosmic and the intimate

  • October 30, 2014


    Daniel Radcliffe goes devilish in this visually impressive, narratively weak horror-comedy

  • October 30, 2014


    Jake Gyllenhaal will creep you out as an ambitious news cameraman in Dan Gilroy's pitch-black media satire

  • October 24, 2014

    John Wick

    Keanu Reeves goes ballistic in this bloody bit of B-movie fun

  • October 24, 2014

    1,000 Times Good Night

    Juliette Binoche must reconcile her dangerous job and her domestic life in this nail-biting Norwegian drama

  • October 24, 2014

    Force Majeure

    A famiy deals with natural (and domestic) disasters on a ski vacation in this tense, stellar Swedish drama

  • October 24, 2014

    St. Vincent

    Bill Murray shines in this tale of an old coot who softens up thanks to the latchkey kid next door

  • October 24, 2014


    Laura Poitras' doc on whistleblower Edward Snowden is a real-life thriller that hits you like a slap in the face

  • October 16, 2014

    Dear White People

    Race relations and campus politics are satirized in this impressive debut from director Justin Simien

  • October 16, 2014


    This WWII movie about a tank brigade starring Brad Pitt makes you feel as battered as the soldiers

  • October 16, 2014


    Michael Keaton's killer comeback performance sends 'Birdman' into orbit

  • October 16, 2014

    Listen Up Philip

    An egotistical author is raked over the coals in Alex Ross Perry's poisonous valentine to the NYC lit scene

  • October 9, 2014

    Kill the Messenger

    The real-life story of a journalist investigating a CIA scandal becomes a so-so conspiracy thriller

  • October 9, 2014

    The Judge

    You expect fireworks when Downey Jr. and Duvall hold court — but the fuse never ignites

  • October 9, 2014


    Beat the drums for a Simmons Oscar, and add a cymbal crash for 'Whiplash.' It’s electrifying.

  • October 2, 2014

    The Good Lie

    This Reese Witherspoon drama about the lost boys (and girls) of Sudan is earnest to a fault, but you won't leave unmoved

  • October 2, 2014

    Men, Women & Children

    Jason Reitman and an all-star cast deliver a scolding sermon of the evils of the Internet