Simply put, “Planet Earth” is the most important program of our generation. It makes writing about it almost beside the point; the program, whose second installment "Planet Earth II" is debuting on…
Gomes finds truth in concepts and details, envisioning an anti-hero's transformation from unthinking colonialist henchman to revolutionary.
When describing the content of cutting-edge half-hours, the adjectives "clean," "sweet" and "mildly Christian" rarely come up. But the measured optimism and reflexive kindness of "Crashing" are among…
It's the last day of school at Roosevelt High, and two disgruntled teachers decide to duke it out after the final bell rings in "Fist Fight," a risible excuse for comedy that treats compulsory…
"These are very simple pieces, but if you go deeper, they are more complicated." So explains a minor character midway through Hong Sangsoo's "On the Beach at Night Alone."
exploits the large-screen format to breathtaking effect, providing gorgeous panoramas of natural and man-made wonders as well as intimate snapshots of many men and women using their wits to achieve…
“The Bar,” a Spanish thriller about a bunch of people stuck inside a bar and its basement, trying to survive a mysterious attack, is easily the worst movie I've seen at this year's Berlin…
The peculiar reconfiguration of a small family unit as it flies apart in slow motion under the strain of economic privation forms the rough structure of Teresa Villaverde’s overlong, opaque, yet…
“Return to Montauk” is Volker Schlöndorff's tasteful, high-minded Euro-literate version of a Lifetime Movie — and I mean that (mostly) as a compliment. It's the story of a famous novelist, Max Zorn…
Irish writer-director Simon Fitzmaurice made his debut feature, “My Name Is Emily,” after falling into paralysis with ALS, which forced him to use an iris-recognition program to communicate with his…
Great horror cinema is so often about playing the long game, waiting out the slow burn, that it can be tricky to achieve in short form.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)