Lucy Review


The smarter and more informed Lucy (the character) becomes, the dumber Lucy (the movie) gets

Guardians of the Galaxy Review

Guardians of the Galaxy

Think these mismatched superheroes will be able to put aside their differences to band together and save the world? Yeah, Guardians of the Galaxy is another Marvel movie

Life Itself Review

Life Itself

Roger Ebert wrote about how movies are the great "empathy machine." This documentary, which chronicles his life, career, and death, is the empathy machine of the year


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


34 Things That Are Wrong in Draft Day

34 Things That Are Wrong in Draft Day

A spoiler-filled breakdown of this year's best worst movie

The Best Movies of 2014 So Far

The Best Movies of 2014 So Far

Nick Nolte the Rock Monster thinks Darren Aronofsky's Noah is one of the best movies of 2014 so far. He's right.

2014 TIFF Preview

2014 TIFF Preview

David Gordon Green's Manglehorn is just one of 50 films from this comprehensive TIFF preview looking to make a splash in Toronto this September


Don’t Sleep on These Early 2015 Oscar Contenders

Don't Sleep on These Early 2015 Oscar Contenders

Or why Belle, Ida, and others ought not be forgotten come awards season

2015 Oscar Predictions: First Guesses Before Fall Fests

2015 Oscar Predictions

With Venice, Telluride, and TIFF kicking off in just a few weeks, it's time to survey the wide open 2015 Oscar race

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?