A stellar high school comedy with an A+ cast, a brilliant script loaded with witty dialogue, eye-catching cinematography, swift editing, and a danceable soundtrack.
A look back at Clint Eastwood's The 15:17 to Paris, as part of Scout Tafoya's video essay series on maligned masterpieces.
Rosamund Pike stars as slain war journalist Marie Colvin, in a biopic that keeps things tight and unsentimental.
A disorganized but affecting study of how addiction tears apart a family.
A grim alternate take on the story of "The Jungle Book."
A wide-ranging look at the hillbilly stereotype, by a filmmaker who identifies as one.
There's a moment when you get lost in a memory so intense that when you emerge, you aren't sure if you've been spacing out for a second or a minute. That's where Nicolas Roeg's cinema lived.
A disjointed, often incoherent take on the legend, squandering some good ideas.
This dark thriller about mistrust in a relationship is a great ending in search of a great movie.
Warm but not sentimental, Jonah Hill's directorial debut is a hard-edged drama, made in the style of films from the era it depicts.
In four short features, the late Claude Lanzmann links the stories of four women that he interviewed for his landmark documentary Shoah.