6 days ago | Film and TV
Summer officially starts to end with the dawn of film festival season, when we critics pack our suitcases and trek to the Toronto International Film Festival to see what great, smart, small movies are going to make a run at the art house, or even ...
6 days ago | Film Reviews
Since 1963, the Austrian birthrate has halved. You can't blame Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz's new thriller, Goodnight Mommy, for the trend, but it sure isn't helping. The quiet creepshow follows 11-year-old twins Lukas and Elias (Lukas and Eli...
In the last three years, Mexico's murder rate has plummeted by a third. Alas, Denis Villeneuve's Sicario will give travel agents a headache. When naive FBI agent Kate (Emily Blunt) crosses the border, her companion Alejandro (Benicio Del...
19 days ago | Film and TV
Charlie Kaufman is a cartographer of the soul. You can picture him hunched over parchment accurately inking each dark river and, off to the side, cautioning that there be dragons. What makes Kaufman cinema's best psychoanalyst is a contradiction. ...
20 days ago | Film and TV
“I've turned into this kind of crazy optimist,” Michael Moore admits in his new documentary Where to Invade Next, his first film in six years. At 61, the gadfly savant has mellowed. Instead of charging into rooms, he shuffles, the American fl...
Leslye Headland's Sleeping With Other People is a Photoshop copy of When Harry Met Sally... clone-stamped and saturated. Like Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan before them, platonic-ish Manhattanites Jake (Jason Sudeikis) and Lainey...