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Bad Boys for Life

It is the best of the three films, offering in some odd ways a corrective to the prior installments.

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"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Sundance 2020: 20 Films We Can't Wait to See in Park City

A look ahead at 20 films we're excited to see at this year's Sundance Film Festival.

Far Flungers

A Work of Art like Life Itself: Theo Angelopoulos' Landscape in the Mist

Theo Angelopoulos’ Landscape in the Mist is a work of art that comes from the feelings, the dreams, the sorrows, and the flashes of life that we experience every day.


9-1-1 Becomes a Franchise with Lone Star Version

A review of FOX's 9-1-1: Lone Star, starring Rob Lowe and Liv Tyler.

Festivals & Awards

Stars Shine at the 25th Critics Choice Awards

A personal report from the 2020 CCA Awards.


Tyler Perry, Crystal Fox, Bresha Webb, and Phylicia Rashad on Making Netflix's Tyler Perry's A Fall From Grace

An interview with the stars and writer/director of Netflix's Tyler Perry's A Fall From Grace.

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Alliance of Women Film Journalists' 2019 EDA Awards Honor Little Women, Parasite and More

An article detailing the winners of the Alliance of Women Film Journalists' 2019 EDA Awards, including Actress Defying Age and Ageism.


Excellent Little America is Apple’s Best Show

A review of the excellent Apple TV show Little America.


Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez Offers Glimpse into American Tragedy

A review of the new Netflix crime docuseries about former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez.


Creator of Veep Returns with Hugh Laurie on HBO’s Avenue 5

A TV review of the new HBO show Avenue 5, created by Armando Iannucci and starring Hugh Laurie.

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The 4-Star Films of 2019

A collection of the reviews given our highest possible grade in 2019.


Diary of a Future President Offers Laughs, Hope to Disney+ Families

A review of the new Disney+ series Diary of a Future President, which premieres on January 17.


HBO's Strange, Sexy The New Pope is Never Dull

A review of HBO's The New Pope, which premieres on January 13.