Helmer Dan Bradley's long-delayed remake of John Milius' 1984 kids-vs.-Commies adventure delivers enough thrilling action sequences and rock-'em, sock-'em fantasy-fulfillment to amp its B.O…
Cliches and contrivances abound in "Unconditional," a faith-based drama about redemption and renewal that is blessed with the saving graces of persuasive performances, handsome production values and…
Not so much a traditional sequel as a hallucinogenic riff on an entire franchise, "Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning" plays like the fevered fantasy of a die-hard genre fan who requires only the…
Someday, someone will make a movie in which the protagonist seizes a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, and doesn't blow it off to coach and/or root for younger people at an inconveniently timed…
Seventeen years after he scored at Sundance with "The Brothers McMullen," prolific multihyphenate Edward Burns returns to family business with "The Fitzgerald Family Christmas," an unpretentiously…
The latest and arguably least coherent entry in the long-running series starring Milla Jovovich as a straight-shooting, ass-kicking heroine who battles zombies inadvertently spawned by a…
A labor-of-love biodoc that nonetheless offers a warts-and-all evaluation of its subject, "Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp" intrigues and illuminates.
An initially intriguing but unduly protracted drama by Indian writer-director Girish Kasaravalli.
A textbook example of a well-crafted feel-good doc ready-made for airing during PBS pledge drives, "Men at Lunch" is infectiously and unabashedly uplifting as it celebrates the American immigrant…
This enervating muddle of paranormal nonsense manages the difficult feat of seeming frenzied and lethargic all at once.
A by-the-playbook, family-friendly basketball comedy that never strays outside the paint, "Thunderstruck" likely won't score much coin during its limited theatrical runs.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- From Kevin Costner to ‘Kubo,’ Left-Field Oscar Nominations That Could Happen
- London Critics Awards: ‘La La Land’ Best Film, Isabelle Huppert Doubles Up
- Playback: Damien Chazelle on ‘La La Land,’ ‘First Man’ and Daring to Dream
- Final Oscar Predictions: 5 Lingering Questions With Nominations on the Way