How brain-boggling a chess virtuoso is Magnus Carlsen, the 25-year-old Norwegian prodigy and reigning World Chess Champion? In the light and lively portrait-of-a-genius documentary “Magnus,” Carlsen…
What outwardly seems like the most prosaic of titles turns out to be bristling with angry human-rights subtext in "Machines," first-time helmer Rahul Jain's gliding, quietly mesmerising documentary…
An intense, jittery re-creation of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the four-day manhunt that followed, "Patriots Day" is the movie CBS Films was put on this earth to produce. A couple decades…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Imagine Paul Verhoeven's "RoboCop" stripped of its politics, its wit, its humanity, and its craft, and that only gets halfway down the bottom of the barrel scraped by "Officer Downe," a…
An unwelcome ghost of Christmas past, this unpleasant sequel to 2003's irreverent comedy should have been called "Worse Santa."
A welcome return to form from 'The Sixth Sense' director M. Night Shyamalan, whose unhinged new mind-bender is a worthy extension of his early work.
Fun and engrossing, with enough tension and sex thrown in to satisfy most viewers, this handsomely packaged thriller is ripe for multi-national remakes.
Uninspired direction and an embarrassing recourse to national stereotypes in a bid for cheap laughs mars the few charms of Karen Di Porto's semi-autobiographical debut.
An impressive amount of footage is used to illustrate this cinematic evocation of Norman Lewis' memoir, yet the documentary has little sense of the rhythm needed to capture the book's power.
Life, as the introductory voiceover in "A Hundred Streets" informs us, ultimately amounts to little more than "long periods of waiting broken up by brief moments of change."
Just when you thought the world of Harry Potter couldn't get any darker, along comes a bleak-as-soot spinoff that makes the earlier series look like kids' stuff. Borrowing its title from one of the…