Film Review: The Song of Names

Film Review: The Song of Names
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The Song of Names is gripping, but it’s almost never convincing. Despite some genuinely great elements, it feels wholly manufactured and uninspired. … read more

Film Review: Les Misérables

Film Review: Les Misérables
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Les Misérables is a terrific film that deserves to be seen and discussed—it might even help change the way people think about how they treat each other. … read more

Film Review: The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão

Film Review: The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão
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The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão is both a tragic melodrama and a fierce statement against the injustices of an oppressively patriarchal society. … read more

Film Review: Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Film Review: Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of...
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As it stands, Birds of Prey is neither DC’s best or worst film—it’s just another disposable effort that fails to live up to its promises. … read more

Slamdance Film Review: Murmur

Slamdance Film Review: Murmur
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Writer-director Heather Young approaches the themes of love, loneliness and dependence from a different angle in her award-winning feature debut, Murmur. … read more

Film Review: Dolittle

Film Review: Dolittle
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Dolittle isn’t going to be winning any awards, but if you’re looking for a fun, fast-paced family movie, you could do a lot worse. … read more

Film Review: Troop Zero

Film Review: Troop Zero
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Troop Zero is the kind of film that has no shortage of people making a strong impression behind and in front of the camera. … read more

Film Review: Little Women

Film Review: Little Women
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Little Women is easily one of the best films of 2019, and it’s a Christmas gift that solidifies its director as one the great cinematic voices of our time. … read more

Film Review: Underwater

Film Review: Underwater
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Underwater has been sitting on the shelf for a year and a half, and its release feels more like a formality than anything else. … read more

The Top 11 Films of 2019

The Top 11 Films of 2019
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The year is coming to an end, and that means that it’s time to talk about the best films of 2019, and there were a lot to choose from this year. … read more