Movies

An Interview with Riley Stearns and Why Jesse Eisenberg Did His Movie Out of Pity

An Interview with Riley Stearns and Why Jesse Eisenberg Did His Movie Out of Pity

I met with filmmaker Riley Stearns when he was in town for the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) and had a fantastic conversation—well, at least I think so, he may have told the agency reps he never wants to see my face again—about his new movie The Art of Self-Defense (in theaters now), a darkly […]
The Best Animal Horror Movies of All Time

The Best Animal Horror Movies of All Time

Alexander Aja’s alligator/hurricane thriller Crawl seeks to take a bite out of theaters this weekend, so it seemed like a perfect time to look back at some of the best animal-centric horror movies ever made. The list proved to be slightly tricky, as intentionally awful (?) fare such as Anaconda and Snakes on a Plane […]
Batman on 4K: Burton’s Shine, Schumacher’s Show Rust

Batman on 4K: Burton’s Shine, Schumacher’s Show Rust

Warner Bros. has released the first four Batman movies on 4K for the first time (a 4-Film Collection arrives on September 17, 2019), which gave me a long overdue opportunity to revisit the highs and the lows of the late 80s/early 90s series that largely served as the only major comic book franchise in cinemas […]
The 10 Best Movies of 2018

The 10 Best Movies of 2018

A lot of movies came out in 2018. These are the 10 best.
14 Sci-Fi Movies You Can Stream Right Now

14 Sci-Fi Movies You Can Stream Right Now

Excited for Annihilation? Here are 14 other sci-fi movies to stream to get in the mood.
The 10 Best Michael Fassbender Movies

The 10 Best Michael Fassbender Movies

The Snowman hits theaters this week, so let's look at Michael Fassbender's best movies.
Blu-ray Review: ‘Planes, Trains And Automobiles’

Blu-ray Review: ‘Planes, Trains And Automobiles’

The hilarious comedy is back on Blu-ray for its 30th anniversary.
The Pros and Cons of FandangoNOW

The Pros and Cons of FandangoNOW

The new FandangoNOW service looks sexy, but does it do what it needs to do?
The 10 Best Tom Cruise Movies

The 10 Best Tom Cruise Movies

Tom Cruise continues to be one of the most reliable actors working today.
An Interview with Jenny Slate: “You Can’t Deny Our Humanity”

An Interview with Jenny Slate: “You Can’t Deny Our Humanity”

An interview with Jenny Slate on the movie Landline.
Seattle Film Critics Society Launches

Seattle Film Critics Society Launches

members of Seattle’s film and critical community have officially formed the SFCS.

SIFF 2016 Review: Sand Storm

A review of the excellent drama Sand Storm.
9 Questions for ‘Eternal Summer’ Director Andreas Öhman

9 Questions for ‘Eternal Summer’ Director Andreas Öhman

The director's new romantic drama (with a dark turn) screens at SIFF 2016.
Does ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Hold Up on Blu-ray?

Does ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Hold Up on Blu-ray?

11 thoughts about Star Wars: The Force Awakens three months later.
Who is Luke Skywalker? 5 Thoughts About the New Star Wars Trailer

Who is Luke Skywalker? 5 Thoughts About the New Star Wars Trailer

Luke Skywalker is notably missing from both the poster and trailer, among other things.