Darkest Hour stands apart from more routine historical dramas.
One of the best superhero films, in large part because the title character sincerely believes in values larger than any one person.
Hela and Valkyrie are unusual for Marvel and blockbuster movies in general. Both are messy, complicated figures not neatly fitting into the box of villain or potential love interest.
A review of two of the biggest games of 2017, a pair that use World War II in very different ways.
This month's excerpt from online magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room explores "Blade Runner."
A look back at Hal Ashby's "The Last Detail" on the occasion of Richard Linklater's new film, "Last Flag Flying."
A critic considers the death of his father in light of cinema's handling of the end of life.
Appreciating a small 1987 film that feels needed very much in this cultural moment.
A special look at a new Blu-ray label.
A presentation of the short film "Turkey" by director Harvey Benschoter.
A review of the newest "Assassin's Creed" game.