Movies Reviews

  • February 5, 2015

    Jupiter Ascending

    The Wachowskis lay a planet-sized egg with this soulless sci-fi whatsit

  • January 29, 2015

    Black or White

    Kevin Costner's impressive turn gets lost in this broad, stereotype-filled drama

  • January 29, 2015

    Song One

    A romance about a young woman and a rock star hits all the wrong notes

  • January 29, 2015

    The Humbling

    Al Pacino turns in his best performance in years in this adaptation of Philip Roth's 2009 novel

  • January 21, 2015

    Red Army

    Revisit the U.S. Olympic hockey team's 1980 victory over Russia — from the Soviet point of view

  • January 21, 2015

    Mommy

    Young Canadian filmmaker Xavier Dolan scores with this torrid tale of a mother-vs-son feud

  • January 21, 2015

    Cake

    Jennifer Aniston de-glams for a tough portrayal of a woman putting her life back together

  • January 21, 2015

    Black Sea

    Jude Law leads a bunch of salty dogs on a treasure hunt in this deep-sea adventure

  • January 14, 2015

    Blackhat

    Michael Mann's topical new cyberthriller really is ripped from today's headlines

  • January 14, 2015

    Paddington

    The classic kids-book bear comes to life in this solid family film

  • January 14, 2015

    Still Alice

    Julianne Moore shines as a college professor suffering from the effects of early-onset Alzheimer's

  • January 9, 2015

    Predestination

    Ethan Hawke must stop murders before they happen in this trippy, time-traveling sci-fi romp

  • January 9, 2015

    Taken 3

    The only thing getting taken in this horrible threequel is the audience

  • December 30, 2014

    A Most Violent Year

    Oscar Isaac is determined to achieve the American Dream or die tryin' in this tense New York crime drama

  • December 30, 2014

    Big Eyes

    Waif painter Margaret Keane finally gets her due, courtesy of Tim Burton and Amy Adams

  • December 30, 2014

    Two Days, One Night

    Marion Cotillard fights for her job and her dignity in this stunning movie from Belgium's Dardenne brothers

  • December 30, 2014

    The Gambler

    Mark Wahlberg plays the hand he's been dealt in this so-so remake of the 1974 James Caan drama

  • December 24, 2014

    The Interview

    Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's comedy about killing a dictator finally gets a release — and it's hilarious

  • December 23, 2014

    American Sniper

    Clint Eastwood and a buffed-up Bradley Cooper bring Navy SEAL Chris Kyle's story to the big screen

  • December 23, 2014

    Selma

    Ava DuVernay's look at MLK's march against racial injustice stings with relevance to the here and now

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