NewReleases

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Review

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

How does this Star Wars triology end? Not with a bang, but with a whimper

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Review

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

The six chapters of this wonderful western are all pure Coen—sometimes silly, sometimes touching, always darkly, strangely, almost inexplicably powerful.

A Star Is Born (2018) Review

A Star Is Born

Led by two stars giving best-of-year performances, A Star Is Born is familiar but exhilarating melodramatic filmmaking

ClassicReviews

The Forg-aught-ens: Breach

Breach

This week's "Forg-aught-en" film is 2007's Breach, a spy thriller with Ryan Phillippe and Chris Cooper that found new relevance during the Trump presidency

The Hunger Review

The Hunger

I've never seen a film like The Hunger, Tony Scott's directorial debut from 1983, and I'm not sure I want to see a film like The Hunger again

The Forg-aught-ens: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

The latest post in the "Forg-aught-ens" series looks at the disappointing but weirdly entertaining fourth entry in the Indiana Jones saga

John'sLists

The Best Movies of the Decade (2010-2019)

The Best Movies of the Decade (2010-2019)

The 2010s were an incredible decade for cinema, and these are the 100 titles I'll cherish the most

The Best Films of 2018

The Best Films of 2018

Blindspotting, BlackKklansman, Widows, A Star Is Born, and more of the movies that made 2018 special

10 Performances to Watch This Fall

10 Performances to Watch This Fall

John C. Reilly, Nicole Kidman, Lucas Hedges, Regina King, and more of the most intriguing actors of the fall 2018 movie season.

AwardsCoverage

2020 Oscar Nominations Predictions

2020 Oscar Nominations Predictions

Expect big nomination totals for 1917, The Irishman, and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (and hopefully a few Oscar surprises!)

FYC 2018: Magnolia Pictures

FYC 2018: Magnolia Pictures

RBG, and The China Hustle, and Divide and Conquer are among the films Magnolia Pictures will be campaigning for 2018 end-of-year awards and the 2019 Oscars.

FYC 2018: Documentaries

FYC 2018: Documentaries

Jane Fonda in Five Acts, Won't You Be My Neighbor?, and The Bleeding Edge are among the documentary films that will be considered for 2018 end-of-year awards and the 2019 Oscars.