Movies Reviews

  • November 19, 2014

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1

    Jennifer Lawrence brings the heat to the next-to-last chapter in a smash franchise

  • November 14, 2014

    Dumb and Dumber To

    This sequel to Farrelly brothers' comedy classic doesn't get within shitting distance of the original

  • November 13, 2014

    Beyond the Lights

    A suicidal superstar and an earnest cop bond in this surprisingly spot-on musical drama

  • November 13, 2014


    An Iranian journalist becomes a political prisoner in the directorial debut of 'Daily Show' host Jon Stewart

  • November 13, 2014


    This true-crime drama about wrestling, privilege and insanity is a career-high for everyone involved

  • 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