An 'Iranian Vampire Movie' Is One of the Best Films of the Year
November 19, 2014
And much more than that label implies.
'Foxcatcher' Is a Compelling and Claustrophobic Film About the Strange Fraternity of Wrestling
November 12, 2014
A beautifully acted film.
'Interstellar' Is a Three-Hour Entertainment Disaster
November 06, 2014
A misstep for Matthew McConaughey.
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.