'Boyhood' Is a Stunning Experiment in Filming Time
July 09, 2014

The result perfectly captures the essence of childhood.

Americans Think Africa Is One Big Wild Animal Reserve
July 08, 2014

Delta and 'The Lion King' are part of our long history of stereotyping the continent.

One of The Best Films About World War I Deserves to Make a Comeback
June 27, 2014

Jean Renoir beautifully illuminates the Great War's conflicts.

'Snowpiercer' is a Post-Apocalyptic Action Movie That's Actually Fun
June 24, 2014

South Korean director Bong Joon-ho plus Tilda Swinton equals magic. 

'The Last Sentence' is a Holocaust Film with a Monstrous Hero
June 18, 2014

The acclaimed director of The Emigrants and The New Land returns with a powerful true story.

The Evasive Charm of 'Third Person'
June 18, 2014

Paul Haggis has a reputation for play.

Norman Mailer's Hollywood: Antiquated, Perverse, and Much like Ours
June 11, 2014

It drove the powerful as crazy as the powerless. And it hasn't changed.

This Summer's Abortion Comedy May Save the Rom-Com
June 09, 2014

That's right. A comedy about abortion.

Even Emily Blunt Can't Save the New Tom Cruise Movie
June 04, 2014

Edge of Tomorrow is lavish, ear-splitting junk

'The Immigrant' Raises Marion Cotillard to a Select Pantheon
May 27, 2014

American cinema has too long glossed over the reality of the huddled masses.