Movies Reviews

  • December 23, 2014


    Angelina Jolie does justice to the story of Olympic runner-turned-POW in this intense WWII drama

  • December 17, 2014


    An ordinary man suffers at the hands of church and state in this devastating Russian drama

  • December 17, 2014


    It's a hard-knock life for anyone who has to suffer through this ill-advised update on the Broadway classic

  • December 17, 2014

    The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

    Peter Jackson saves the worst for last as he brings his 'LOTR' prequel-trilogy to a close

  • December 17, 2014

    Mr. Turner

    Mike Leigh and actor Timothy Spall bring the talented British painter to life in this stellar biopic

  • December 11, 2014

    Inherent Vice

    PTA takes on Pynchon in this mammoth adaptation of the author's sprawling SoCal-Seventies noir

  • December 11, 2014

    Top Five

    Chris Rock finally scores as a filmmaker in this tale of a comedian trying to get out of a creative rut

  • December 11, 2014

    Exodus: Gods and Kings

    Director Ridley Scott gets biblical in his epic retelling of Moses leading his people to the promised land

  • December 3, 2014


    Reese Witherspoon walks the walk in this adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's hike-therapy memoir

  • November 26, 2014

    The Imitation Game

    Benedict Cumberbatch cracks the code in this biopic about the cryptanalyst who helped end WWII

  • November 26, 2014

    The Babadook

    First-time director Jennifer Kent delivers a tense scarefest about a mysterious children's book

  • 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