Movie Reviews

Hidden Gem of 2015: ‘I’ll See You in My Dreams’

Hidden Gem of 2015: ‘I’ll See You in My Dreams’

This drama starring Blythe Danner is surprisingly engaging and entertaining.
Hidden Gem of 2015: ‘Bone Tomahawk’

Hidden Gem of 2015: ‘Bone Tomahawk’

Kurt Russell starred in two westerns this year. You probably didn't hear about this one.
Hidden Gem of 2015: ’99 Homes’

Hidden Gem of 2015: ’99 Homes’

A husband and father is evicted from his home, then goes to work doing the same thing.
Hidden Gem of 2015: ‘No Escape’

Hidden Gem of 2015: ‘No Escape’

Sometimes you just want to see the world burn, and No Escape delivers.
Review: Don’t Hate ‘The Hateful Eight’

Review: Don’t Hate ‘The Hateful Eight’

Quention Tarantino is back doing his Quentin Tarantino thing.
Review: It’s Ferrell vs. Wahlberg in ‘Daddy’s Home’

Review: It’s Ferrell vs. Wahlberg in ‘Daddy’s Home’

It's dad vs. stepdad in Daddy's Home, but does anyone--including the audience--win?
‘Point Break’ Review: The Point Where We Break

‘Point Break’ Review: The Point Where We Break

This unnecessary remake strips away most of what made the original so good.
The Revenant Review: DiCaprio Goes Full Bear

The Revenant Review: DiCaprio Goes Full Bear

Leonardo DiCaprio does not get raped by a bear in The Revenant, but is the movie pain or pleasure?
Review: ‘Carol’ is Good, but Not That Good

Review: ‘Carol’ is Good, but Not That Good

Hey, it's Cate Blanchett doing her period-piece Cate Blanchett thing!
Review: ‘Mustang’

Review: ‘Mustang’

Five sisters become prisoners of traditional beliefs in this powerful Turkish drama.
Review: Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Joy’ Not So Joyful

Review: Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Joy’ Not So Joyful

In the end, a movie about the maker of the Miracle Mop is about as good as you'd expect.
Review: ‘Concussion’ Not Quite a Knockout

Review: ‘Concussion’ Not Quite a Knockout

Will Smith stars as the doctor who first studied brain damage in NFL players.
Review: ‘The Big Short’ Crashes

Review: ‘The Big Short’ Crashes

Critics love it. It has a great cast. But most people will walk away confused.
Review: ‘Pan’ Flies Onto DVD, But Don’t Bother

Review: ‘Pan’ Flies Onto DVD, But Don’t Bother

Director Joe Wright's film is visually arresting, but lacks humor and energy.
Show Your Kids ‘Krampus’ on Christmas Eve

Show Your Kids ‘Krampus’ on Christmas Eve

And you thought if you were a bad kid, Santa would just give you coal.