NewReleases

Snowpiercer Review

Snowpiercer

This would-be, should-be summer blockbuster presents a fascinating and thrilling take on life after the apocalypse

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Review

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Director Matt Reeves dials back the scope and presents a shockingly good summer film that relies on themes that resonate and characters that live and breathe

The Case Against 8 Review

The Case Against 8

This living, breathing document guides viewers through a crucial transition period for gay rights and human rights more broadly

ClassicReviews

Night and Fog Review

Night and Fog

It runs just 30 minutes, but moments and images in Alain Resnais' Holocaust documentary will stick with you for a lifetime

Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse

Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse

The Apocalypse Now documentary, Hearts of Darkness, is both the greatest DVD extra ever produced and a chilling example of art imitating life

Man with a Movie Camera

Man with a Movie Camera

Dziga Vertov's silent, avant-garde documentary changed the medium of cinema forever

John'sLists

10 Criterion Documentaries You Should Buy This Month

10 Criterion Documentaries You Should Buy This Month

How about a little love for some 50% off non-fiction?

2014 Summer Movie Preview: Part 2

2014 Summer Movie Preview: The Indies

Films from talents as diverse and exciting as Woody Allen, Bong Joon-ho, Steve James, and Richard Linklater cover the summer indie movie calendar

2014 Summer Movie Preview: Part 1

2014 Summer Movie Preview: The Big Stuff

Dragons, apes, and a raccoon—plus Channing Tatum times two!—highlight the summer movie schedule

AwardsCoverage

Final 2014 Oscar Predictions

Final 2014 Oscar Predictions

Gravity and 12 Years a Slave duke it out for the evening's top prize. What wins?

Final 2014 Oscar Nominations Predictions

Final 2014 Oscar Nominations Predictions

12 Years a Slave, Gravity, American Hustle, and Captain Phillips promise to lead the way

2014 Oscar Nominations Wish List

2014 Oscar Nominations Wish List

Or why I think The Lone Ranger is worth considering in multiple categories