Movie Reviews

The Sad and Disturbing Tale of ‘Project Nim’

The Sad and Disturbing Tale of ‘Project Nim’

Project Nim is a disturbing documentary that looks at the life of one chimp - named Nim - who was raised from birth as a child in a human home.
Pariah Movie Review

Pariah Movie Review

Gay people are gay. They're stubborn like that. The drama Pariah taps into the mind of a teenage lesbian struggling with her sexual identity.
The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn Movie Review

The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn Movie Review

The Adventures of Tintin is an entertaining, fun and superbly detailed action-adventure film that people of all ages will enjoy.
Into the Abyss Movie Review

Into the Abyss Movie Review

Not to be confused with a James Cameron action-thriller, Into the Abyss is Werner Herzog's latest documentary. And it is good.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Movie Review

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Movie Review

Rooney Mara takes over as Lisbeth Salander in David Fincher's remake of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Is it better or worse than the Swedish version?
Point Blank Movie Review

Point Blank Movie Review

Pregnant wife, check. Upcoming promotion, check. Corrupt, murderous cops who've kidnapped said wife and future mother? Check.
A Good Old Fashioned Orgy Movie Review

A Good Old Fashioned Orgy Movie Review

For guys who have ever fantasized about having sex with all of their hot female friends at once, have we got a movie for you. Now on DVD and Blu-ray.
We Bought a Zoo! Oh, and a Movie Review!

We Bought a Zoo! Oh, and a Movie Review!

Studies show that the best way to get over the death of a loved one is to buy a multi-acre property full of expensive and dangerous exotic animals.
War Horse Movie Review

War Horse Movie Review

It's December, it's Steven Spielberg, it's Oscar time. It's also the second of two Spielberg-directed movies to hit theaters since Wednesday.
Is ‘The Artist’ the Best Movie of 2011?

Is ‘The Artist’ the Best Movie of 2011?

Silent films are a thing of the past no more. The silent romantic drama The Artist does what few films this year have done: draw the audience in on an emotional level.
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Movie Review

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Movie Review

The Cold War-era spy thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy opens in many cities this week. Read our review of this acclaimed film.
The Change-Up Movie Review

The Change-Up Movie Review

In the R-rated comedy The Change-Up, a married man and his exclusively single best friend switch bodies. Freaky Friday this is not.
Margin Call Movie Review

Margin Call Movie Review

The world is in an ecomonic rut. Maybe you noticed? Margin Call, now on DVD, looks at a 24-hour period inside a large financial firm on the verge of bankruptcy.
Colombiana Movie Review

Colombiana Movie Review

Zoe Saldana's new action movie Colombiana is now on DVD and Blu-ray. At least she has the Avatar and Star Trek franchises.
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Review

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Review

The world's greatest detective battles the world's most devious villain in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, now in theaters.