Pleasant enough but never quite as emotionally gripping as a coming-of-age story about acceptance can be, Troop Zero scores a handful of memorable moments when…
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I have come to appreciate silence not as a sign of weakness or capitulation, but as a finely sharpened dagger that finds its way to the heart, every time.
As of this writing, Todd Phillips’ “Joker" has earned nearly $1 billion globally, making it one of the most successful comic book movies ever released. But the discourse surrounding it will outlive this moment. No comic book-derived film since "Black Panther " has sparked more commentary, although the discussion surrounding this one has been more oppositional than anything else, and clouded by bad faith on every side.
On 20 major premieres from the Toronto Film Festival that we'll be covering over the next two weeks.
An appreciation of three films that opened on Labor Day 2006 that weren't screened for critics but have developed quite a following of their own.
From a childhood of pain, a lifetime of art.
There’s something glorious about being freed from the confines of a pretty rote thriller and simply waiting for De Palma to uncork some rococo bit of violent suspense.
A tribute to Andrea Riseborough's stunning 2018.
Sheila O'Malley's ten best films of 2018.
Nick Allen's picks for the best films of 2018.
The ten best films of 2018, as chosen by Peter Sobczynski.
The best films of 2018, according to Odie Henderson.
An appreciation of Batman: Mask of the Phantasm as its 25th anniversary approaches.
The director of "Mandy" talks about making his gorgeous revenge epic and working with Nicolas Cage.
A sneak peek of the films we'll be covering at Montreal's exciting Fantasia International Film Festival.
A look at how Laura Dern became one of the most adventurous actresses working today.
Greta Gerwig is the fifth woman to be nominated for the Oscar for Best Director.
A tribute to the late film composer Jóhann Jóhannsson.
On the best films of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
A review of the Nicolas Cage movie "Mandy," which premiered Friday as part of Sundance's Midnight programming.
A look at 20 of the most promising films of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
A review of Amazon's new series, "Jean-Claude Van Johnson."
A review of SyFy's "Happy!"
110 independent films have been announced to premiere at next January's Sundance Film Festival.
A report on some good films coming your way from Telluride and Toronto this year.
Hypocritical progressiveness of Emmys; Genius of Ryan Heffington; Anthony Lane on "Mother!"; Coppola's "Cotton Club Encore"; History of Cobb Salad.