Movie Review

A Female-Empowerment Charmer From Director Greta Gerwig

A reviewer's confession, number 281: I never read Louisa May Alcott's Little Women. I...

Hoops Hoopla + Precious Stones = Mayhem

Just in time for the holidays, another frantic Safdie Brothers pic from the soft,...

Revolt of the Barbies

It's 2015. Imagine working for Fox News. Imagine being a woman working for Fox...

A Matter of Conscience

A few notes on Terrence Malick's A Hidden Life: It's a pleasure to see...

Richard Jewell: More food for thought from cinema’s champion...

Richard Jewell, the lead character in filmmaker Clint Eastwood's new drama of the same...

Queen of Blood

For most Americans, former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos is a punch line —...

Dark Waters Indeed

Okay, so mega-chemical-corporation and macro-environment-polluter DuPont de Nemours, Inc. is so powerful and impossible...

Life and Death in Palermo

Portrait of a doomed social gathering: Three murdered young adults sprawled in a living...

Knives Out, Laughs In

Is there life after Star Wars? Filmmaker Rian Johnson, who directed The Last Jedi,...

Run, Baby, Run

As they sit quietly munching their meals at the quick-service restaurant, we can see...

Could Be Worse

Anyone familiar with the work of Noah Baumbach knows that his favorite subject —...

Kidnapped by Muckrakers from Outer Space!

Was God an Astro­naut? How to Tell If Your Child Is a Potential Hippie....

Nanook of Yakutia

Milko Lazarov's Ága is more of a gorgeous ethnographic tone poem than a narrative....

A Trip to the Winners’ Circle

Ford v Ferrari is so much fun it's almost indecent. The most exciting movie...
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