Movies Reviews

  • June 28, 2016

    Life, Animated

    A young autistic man connects to the world through Disney movies in this inspiring doc

  • June 28, 2016

    The BFG

    Spielberg does Roald Dahl in this take on the author's novel about a girl and BFF giant

  • June 26, 2016

    Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    A troubled kid and his foster dad become fugitives — and folk heroes — in this New Zealand sleeper hit

  • June 24, 2016

    Independence Day: Resurgence

    Aliens attack yet again in this so-so sequel to the 1996 sci-fi blockbuster

  • June 23, 2016

    Free State of Jones

    Matthew McConaughey wants to free the slaves or die tryin' in this civics lesson of a Civil War drama

  • June 23, 2016

    The Shallows

    Blake Lively finds herself stranded in shark-infested waters in this summer-movie nailbiter

  • June 23, 2016


    Miserablist filmmaker Todd Solondz returns with the tale of a dachsund and the humans who neglect him

  • June 22, 2016

    The Neon Demon

    It's Elle Fanning vs. Hollywood predators in Nicolas Winding Refn's D.O.A. take on Hell-Ay

  • June 22, 2016

    Swiss Army Man

    Desert islands, farting corpses and existential ennui make up this WTF absurdist buddy romp

  • June 22, 2016

    Les Cowboys

    A father goes looking for his lost daughter in this brilliant French take on 'The Searchers'

  • June 17, 2016


    A reporter looks into a fetish contest and stumbles across a conspiracy in this sloppy, compelling doc

  • June 16, 2016

    Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story)

    French teens start a sex-party ring in this based-on-true-story drama

  • June 16, 2016

    Central Intelligence

    Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart star in an action movie/buddy comedy that's nowhere near as funny as they are

  • June 14, 2016

    Finding Dory

    The scatterbrained heroine of 'Finding Nemo' gets her own movie, and it's a heartfelt blast

  • June 14, 2016

    The Fits

    A young girl falls in with a dance group experiencing mysterious seizures in this indie-film stunner

  • June 11, 2016


    A look at the bond between author Thomas Wolfe and his editor devolves into prestige pandering

  • June 8, 2016


    This adaptation of the online role-playing juggernaut leaves you with two words: game over

  • June 8, 2016

    Now You See Me 2

    The Horsemen ride again in this sequel to the 2013 hit — and this time the magic has disappeared

  • June 8, 2016

    The Conjuring 2

    This sequel to the 2013 haunted-house horrorshow brings the scares

  • June 8, 2016

    De Palma

    A documentary on the legendary, controversial filmmaker lets the man dissect his work in his own words