See 'Low Down': John Hawkes Is Our Least Appreciated Master Actor
October 22, 2014
His performance is quiet and subtle—and will blow you away.
You Can't Teach Genius, No Matter What 'Whiplash' Thinks
October 07, 2014
A genius doesn't need to be told to practice, practice, practice.
In 'Gone Girl,' David Fincher Embraces his Nasty Misanthropy
October 02, 2014
You know a film is Fincher from its remorseless, depressive view of humanity.
The Timeless Charm of Lauren Bacall
September 19, 2014
A feminist before there was feminism.
Maggie Smith Isn't Always Wonderful
August 24, 2014
Lately, she's been resting on her laurels.
'A Most Wanted Man' showcases the actor's uncompromising talent.
Woody Allen's Worst Film Yet
July 22, 2014
After Blue Jasmine, his latest is a major disappointment.
What Brought Us to the Planet of the Apes?
July 10, 2014
Darwinism? Race relations? Sex?
He never played in a World Cup, but every player there now should salute him.
50 Years Later, 'A Hard Day's Night' Is Re-Released
July 02, 2014
The film captures the charismatic insolence of the young Beatles.