Movie Reviews

We Finally Watched ‘Beasts of No Nation’

We Finally Watched ‘Beasts of No Nation’

It's not like this movie hasn't been available in my living room since its release.
Review: ‘The Diary Of a Teenage Girl’

Review: ‘The Diary Of a Teenage Girl’

"I had sex today. Holy shit."
‘In the Heart of the Sea’: Whale Tale, or Real Drama?

‘In the Heart of the Sea’: Whale Tale, or Real Drama?

Here's the skinny on the Ron Howard-directed adventure film.
‘Minions’ Storm Onto Blu-Ray, but Is It Good?

‘Minions’ Storm Onto Blu-Ray, but Is It Good?

Thousands of pill-shaped yellow demons are invading stores this week.
Review: ‘Knock Knock,’ Keanu Reeves

Review: ‘Knock Knock,’ Keanu Reeves

Two hot chicks show up at your door, soaking wet. What would you do?
‘Chi-Raq’ is Just F**king Awful

‘Chi-Raq’ is Just F**king Awful

Chi-Raq is less a movie than a delusional, indecipherable rant by Spike Lee.
Review: ‘Mistress America’

Review: ‘Mistress America’

The highly entertaining indie drama-comedy is now on Blu-ray.
Is ‘Goodnight Mommy’ the Scariest Movie of All Time?

Is ‘Goodnight Mommy’ the Scariest Movie of All Time?

Now out on Blu-ray, you can discover the answer yourself. Or just read this review.
The Hunting Ground: The Most Important Doc of 2015?

The Hunting Ground: The Most Important Doc of 2015?

Arguably the most powerful documentary you’ll see all year.
Review: ‘Amy’ Sings Her Way Onto Blu-ray

Review: ‘Amy’ Sings Her Way Onto Blu-ray

An intoxicating documentary thanks largely to its intoxicating--and intoxicated--subject.
Review: ‘Creed’ Goes 11 Rounds

Review: ‘Creed’ Goes 11 Rounds

It's not quite a KO, but Creed is a worthy entry in the Rocky franchise.
Must-See for Families: Shaun the Sheep

Must-See for Families: Shaun the Sheep

The latest stop-motion effort is highly entertaining, and now available on DVD.
‘American Ultra’ Races Onto DVD. Worth Seeing?

‘American Ultra’ Races Onto DVD. Worth Seeing?

Jesse Eisenberg plays a stoner-turned-government killer in this zany action-comedy.
‘Mockingjay Part 2’ Review: The Long, Sad Song of Katniss Everdeen

‘Mockingjay Part 2’ Review: The Long, Sad Song of Katniss Everdeen

The tale of the girl on fire ends not with a bang but a muted spark.
‘Ant-Man’ Goes Digital: Small Size, Small Reward

‘Ant-Man’ Goes Digital: Small Size, Small Reward

The Marvel flick is now available to buy on Digital HD--but should you?