You can see what they were thinking with Iron Man 3. After the escalating robotic carnage of the first two films in the franchise, followe..
The most impressive thing about Jon Chu’s G.I. Joe: Retaliation is how badly it manages to suck. The bar is low for an action movie based ..
Spring Breakers is a movie that is just like its trailer. And that’s something. A lot of movies have fantastic trailers and then you fin..
Just a couple of weeks after I wrote about movies that inaccurately get called “smart,” along comes a classic example of that species: Par..
If movie franchises were condiments, The Wizard of Oz would be ketchup. You can make gourmet mustard, extra-spicy hot sauce, and freshly g..
There is something wonderful to me about stories that imagine what would happen if oppressed people took revenge on their oppressors. ..
-They talk about “blasting Indians” right away. Some kids’ movie.
-I memorized a lot of these songs at some point as a kid while on..
There’s a moment in Sparkle where Whitney Houston’s stern matriarch character looks directly at her fame-seeking daughters over Sunday..
Buying a ticket as a single man for a film where everyone knows the theme is male exotic dancers and plenty of armadillo-in-your-trousers ..
“Oh no!” my boyfriend shouted one day when I was driving.
This is not something that should ever be uttered when I’m behind the wheel..
‘Moonrise Kingdom’ is Wes Anderson’s most complex and poignant mapping of one of his great themes: the illusion of aging.
When I was a teenager, I remember thinking that no book or movie got anywhere near what it’s like to go through puberty. It seemed to ..