Adapted from the John (The Fault in Our Stars) Green novel, this film is a winning, sweet, and unexpectedly unsentimental coming-of-age tale. Read story.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
The film is a funny of-the-moment snapshot of the pitfalls and pratfalls of modern non-monogamy. Read story.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
The documentary portrays the drug wars — the violence, the heroes, and the innocent caught in the crossfire. Read story.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
What should have been a fun film ended up overinflated with too much awkward Disney moralizing. Read story.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The movie based is completely witless, a lot of predictable slapstick substituting for clever plotting, and even the satire. Read story.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
The film reveals a compulsively creative old soul happiest in the studio and on the small stage. Read story.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
It lacks the courage of the original film Second’s convictions, but somehow still works as a little suspense movie with a terrific cast. Read story.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Mini festival brings the best French film fare to Santa Barbara. Read story.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Channing Tatum and Joe Manganiello return for the sequel to the 2012 hit film. Read story.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
If you watch this film in 3D with your ears plugged, it’s okay summer fare. Read story.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Can puppy love help heal hearts and prevent crime? Doggedly affirmative, sir. Read story.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Seth MacFarlane goes places he’s already gone and doesn’t come up with comedy gold. Read story.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s film is an accumulation of perfect small details, animated flourishes, and a wicked soundtrack. Read story.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
This film is a goofy, summer-loving goose chase, but also finds the joke in limited expectations and the triumph in exceeding them. Read story.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Swedish director Roy Andersson tries to build a new kind of feature film experience and doesn’t really succeed. Read story.