Juno plus Lolita.
A rare superhero fantasy that's plugged into the real world, but that still can't be all things to all viewers.
Utterly shameless, and proud of it.
If only someone could've heroically intervened to save this movie.
Can you make an entire feature about people that can't appreciate what they have and are incapable of getting out of their own way?
Very few of the films or TV shows I write about are as fascinating and full of unruly life as the encounters I have every day in the city.
A handsomely produced B-movie that promises a dazzling, challenging voyage but leads nowhere.
Part 50 of Scout Tafoya's video essay series about maligned masterpieces.
A story about the meanest man in my old neighborhood and how he became less mean.
Todd Haynes' latest is a near-silent film with passages of great beauty but a concept that never quite gels.
A cross-country road movie about a couple of folk musicians trying to get to New York right after 9/11.