Film Reviews

Film: The Age of Adaline

Blake Lively stars in this lovely, thoughtful romantic drama. Read story.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Film: Ex Machina

Domhnall Gleeson and Oscar Isaac star in a slow, weird, beautiful movie about god, humanity, and machinery. Read story.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Review: True Story

Jonah Hill and James Franco star in a crime thriller based on the memoir of former New York Times reporter Michael Finkel. Read story.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Review: Clouds of Sils Maria

Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart star in this Palme d’Or-nominated film that explores power and vulnerability. Read story.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Film Review: The Longest Ride

Scott Eastwood and Britt Robertson seem more petulant than wounded in this adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks novel. Read story.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Film Review: Wild Tales

Wild Tales is fun and half-great but nowhere near profound. Read story.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Review: Furious 7

film is redeemed in a finale that makes the whole series seem romantic. Read story.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Review: Seymour: An Introduction

A New York piano teacher is tenderly profiled in this charming, inspiring documentary. Read story.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Review: It Follows

David Robert Mitchell’s new film may not be the scariest of the year, but it definitely alters consciousness. Read story.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Review: Run All Night

Liam Neeson stands tall as one of our last respectable tough guys. Read story.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Review: ’71

A British soldier navigates his way through the mean streets of Belfast in this suspenseful but disorienting thriller. Read story.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Review: Deli Man

Erik Anjou’s cinematic ode to the Great American Deli makes for surprising entertainment. Just be sure to pack a snack. Read story.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Review: Timbuktu

A cattle herder and his family battle heat and an ISIL-like regime. Read story.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Review: Cinderella

Lily James stars in this live-action remake of the 1950 cartoon classic. Read story.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Review: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The major problem with this sequel is that it relies too heavily on recycled television sitcom jokes. Read story.

Friday, March 13, 2015
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