The Summer Movie Season is in full swing. What movies do YOU plan on seeing this month?
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The titles most worth getting excited for come from genres like animation, horror and action. Plus, a Film Misery favorite is now a Criterion film.
A look back at what might be Anderson’s most underappreciated work.
Sacha Baron Cohen’s latest effort is a false outrage of a movie, mistaking naughty words and offensive jokes for piercing satire
Bess Krugman’s brisk, captivating ballet documentary may not have a lot of substance, but does it ever know how to amp up the stakes.
The movies are rife with adaptations and spin-offs of popular TV Shows. Here are some of Justin’s favorites.
A brief look at some of the May releases NOT named ‘The Avengers,’ Dark Shadows’ or ‘Battleship.’
Let’s all get together and feign excitement for this one.
Our next Marathon will serve as a primer on the director giving us ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ later this month.
Brief, belated reviews of ‘The Three Stooges,’ ‘Jeff, Who Lives at Home,’ ‘Mirror Mirror,’ and a few other films Justin saw while on vacation
See some of your favorite actors sporting some truly awesome facial hair.
More than any trailer preceding it, this one is clearly gunning for mass appeal.
James Cameron’s ultra-popular love story is as cheesy as it’s ever been. But it’s proven to be the kind of cheese that actually ages splendidly.
Brief Reviews of ‘The Godfather: Part III,’ ‘Citizen Kane,’ ‘Cars’ and ‘Brokeback Mountain’
Gary Ross’ wildly anticipated blockbuster is certainly engaging, but its filmmaking feels stifled by the popularity of Suzanne Collins’ beloved source material.
‘Friends with Kids’ is a well-acted and often funny and insightful movie that undoes itself with romantic comedy cliches.
The one-take gimmick may be most marketable attribute to ‘Silent House,’ but Elizabeth Olsen is the true star of this minimalist thriller.
The real tragedy to this lumbering, deathly serious Space Opera is what little fun it is.
Brief reviews of ‘In Darkness,’ ‘Coriolanus,’ ‘A Better Life’ and ‘Margaret.’
With the release of ‘The Secret World of Arrietty’ this past weekend, we rank the films of venerable animation studio from worst to best.