Inside Llewyn Davis
The Coen Brothers’s ode to the early 1960’s folk
scene certainly stirs a symphony of emotions...
The tale itself is painful, it’s telling here, a delicious mix of sweet and sour...
There’s a gentle tone to Alexander Payne’s work, which makes his piercing look at
contemporary American life all the more surprising. And, perhaps, revealing...
For a movie that packs few surprises, the happiest
is that it is such sweet entertainment...
This movie is a hot mess. And it’s damn entertaining...
Blue is the Warmest Color
How can a movie this good feel so wrong?
12 Years A Slave
Steve McQueen’s fact-based film about Southern American slavery is uncompromising,
insistent, and one of the most powerful films about the subject ever made...
All is Lost
More than a dandy counterpoint to the megahit Gravity, J.C Chandor’s
thrilling adventure is also a remarkable existential ride...
Can an American hero have any greater film
tribute than to have Tom Hanks play him?
An intimate movie of vast proportions, Gravity is a spell bounding
groundbreaker that transforms the movie going experience...
Joseph Gordon-Levitt makes an auspicious filmmaking
debut with this somewhat risky romantic comedy...
Do you have to love racing to love this movie? Absolutely not. Ron Howard and screenwriter
Peter Morgan deliver a pulse pounding sports movie that thrills and illuminates...
This is one hell of a movie. And yes, you can interpret that in more than a few ways.
No matter how you look at it, there’s no question
this one delivers a strong punch to the gut...
Neill Blomkamp’s follow up to the extraordinary District 9 has a
bigger budget, bigger stars and lots more references to classic hits,
but this visionary filmmaker still isn’t dazzled by Hollywood...
Even though its best scene doesn’t happen until halfway through the
ending credits, this sequel is, at least, better than its predecessor...
Woody Allen’s elegant skewering of a Madoff-ish wife is so precise,
so exquisitely brought to sizzling life by Cate Blanchett, the
characters, cities and world around her suffer in comparison.
Could it be director James Wan was just a little too reverential?
Because just when we couldn’t need a chill down the spine more,
this carefully made horror story delivers way too late in the game...
The fact that Ryan Coogler’s film about Oscar is being released
just as the nation is gripped by the Zimmerman trial makes this
already stunning picture all the more pungent...
White House Down
Director Roland Emmerich throws everything he can into this
popcorn blow ‘em up: yes, there is even a kitchen sink...
Well, it’s no ‘Bridesmaids’. But, mostly thanks to the game and
magically paired Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy,
a predictable script delivers some real good laughs...
Man of Steel
A Superman for the 21st Century, this sweeping epic soars, bursting with
ambition, a keen sense of drama and some knockout special effects...
A perfectly amiable comedy, this internship actually
pays more benefits than we might expect...
Much Ado About Nothing
If you don’t find yourself happily swept up by this slim yet immensely charming
adaptation, maybe you’re not the movie fanatic you thought you were...
The Hangover Part III
So, it starts with the decapitation of a live giraffe And, it goes downhill from there...
This all-too rare movie elicits myriad emotions: not just from the couple
pounding their way as they approach middle age, but from us, watching
them. Not the least of which is, “man, do they know how to fight!”
The Great Gatsby
Audacious, over-long, and, occasionally dazzling, Baz Luhrmann has
delivered an adaptation that’s imperfect but also pretty darn fascinating...
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Thor: The Dark World
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa
The Fifth Estate
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2
Battle of the Year
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