This is a romcom with the “com” surgically removed. It’s just a straight drama, and it totally works on that level.
Although “House of Gucci” is fun, don’t expect froth. It’s a “Godfather”-scale family saga worthy of its Reagan-era setting.
“The Last Duel” has a Me Too point to make, but it knows the points of its battling beefcakes’ literal lances are what it’s really selling.
“Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and Don’t Come Back!!)” is one of the most reflective entries in the Peanuts animation canon.
It was “The Empire Strikes Back” that made “saga” a word the Star Wars franchise had well and truly earned.
You probably haven’t heard of “Heartbeeps,” and Andy Kaufman even offered to refund admission to his 1981 flop, but the movie retains a strange poignacy.
During the opening of “The Social Network,” Zuckerberg’s seen running through the real Harvard Square. Then he enters the Harvard of dreams.
This year of Chernobyl fascination also marks the 40th anniversary of a prescient thriller released less than two weeks before Three Mile Island.
20 years ago today, millions of Star Wars fans settled into their seats for one of the most epic disappointments in movie history.
It looks great in every format. This year I’ve seen 2001 in a standard theatrical presentation, in a 70mm “unrestored” print, and in an IM..
An honest man who was an honest boy, I have only one memory of sneaking into a movie — and even then, my mom had paid for me to see a movi..
Critics were asked to avoid spoilers when reviewing Black Panther and so I will, but really, nothing I could write could in any meaningful..