‘The Mauritanian’

Jeffrey Edalatpour reviews the latest movie starring Jodie Foster and Tahar Rahim in the suspense drama set in the morally grey days following 9/11,‘The Mauritanian’.

Slippin’ Bob

Film critic Kelly Vance pulls no punches in his review of Bob Odenkirk's action debut.

Breaking Bad

Jeffrey Edalatpour reviews Nomadland, contender for Best Film and Best Actress at the 2021 Academy Awards.

Moscow Mule

Kelly Vance reviews Benedict Cumberbatch in the international thriller, The Courier

Cabin Fever

Robin Wright's 'Land' loses its way in the woods Land evaporates before our eyes. But before...

Foxtrot Tango Alpha

Anti-war protest doc must-see (FTA). Irish crime pic must-avoid (Pixie). The Vietnam War (1955-75) was...

Up Against It

Democracy struggles in contemporary China (Lost Course). Traveling rough in the Great Depression (Riding...

Seize the Time

Memo to progressive-minded audiences: You might not have heard about Fred Hampton, but J....

The Captain and the Kid

Notes on News of the World: Tom Hanks in a Western, reportedly the first...

Wong Kar Wai passes in review, while Kurosawa Kiyoshi...

Just when we need them most, Wong Kar Wai is here to reassure us...

Shane MacGowan and life after death

Shane MacGowan has really gone to the dogs, but wasn't that always part of...

Mank Tanks, Kane Remains

When Mel Brooks' Alfred Hitchcock spoof High Anxiety first arrived in theaters in 1977,...

Americans make their unsteady way in Hillbilly Elegy and...

Pre-teenager Alicia (played by actor Tayler Buck) and her disabled veteran father Bo (Edi...

Analysis of the ‘mass surveillance state’ vs. a tedious...

Let's face it, insists the thought-provoking new documentary Coded Bias: this country, along with...
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