reviews archive

  • A Perfect Day

    Spanish director Fernando León de Aranoa cleverly tackles the politics of war, using subtlety instead of shock to aid his cause.

    December 1, 2015 13:38
  • Star Wars Battlefront

    “Beautiful-looking but shallow…”

    December 1, 2015 10:49
  • Sucker

    “The latest in a long line of con films, Sucker just can’t decide what it wants to be…”

    November 30, 2015 16:28
  • Phoenix

    “…an understated film with an intriguing synopsis that belies the ordinariness of its actuality.”

    November 30, 2015 11:50
  • The End Of The Tour

    "The two actors have incredible chemistry..."

    November 30, 2015 11:25
  • Curtain

    "...doesn’t take itself too seriously while delivering genuinely scary moments."

    November 28, 2015 09:32
  • Landmine Goes Click

    "...B-movie story with dark, visceral filmmaking..."

    November 28, 2015 09:16
  • Crushed

    "Entertaining if somewhat predictable..."

    November 26, 2015 15:09
  • Creed

    "...manages to rise above its well-worn premise and deliver a film that is at once stylish, engaging and ultimately moving."

    November 25, 2015 17:26
  • Love The Coopers

    "What’s amazing (if you discount the money involved) is that so many smart actors would line up for it."

    November 25, 2015 16:09
  • By The Sea

    “…a fascinating mess.”

    November 25, 2015 12:04
  • Pig Pen

    “…a nasty film, make no mistake about it, but it will capture your attention.”

    November 25, 2015 11:44
  • Normal

    "...a perplexing dream of a movie."

    November 25, 2015 11:32
  • Stretch And Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives

    "...a solid crash-course through an iconic era of hip-hop."

    November 24, 2015 13:57
  • The Look Of Silence

    "A stunning and important piece of work."

    November 24, 2015 10:57
  • The Program

    "The forever-underrated Ben Foster encapsulates Armstrong superbly, anchoring the film."

    November 23, 2015 17:09
  • Heaven Adores You

    "...a love letter rather than an investigation..."

    November 19, 2015 17:13
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

    "...a solid, if uneven, conclusion to an unusual, striking series."

    November 19, 2015 13:17
  • The Secret In Their Eyes

    "...a competent if un-extraordinary thriller..."

    November 19, 2015 09:12
  • Glass Chin

    "...all bark and no bite."

    November 17, 2015 09:42
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