Peter Travers

  • 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

  • September 25, 2014

    The Two Faces of January

  • September 25, 2014

    Jimi: All Is by My Side

  • September 25, 2014

    The Equalizer

  • September 23, 2014

    Gone Girl

    David Fincher tackles a marriage made in hell in this hot-button take on Gillian Flynn's bestselling thriller

  • September 18, 2014

    The Guest