Movies
Movies
March 31 2016 9:14 AMEverybody Wants Some!!Richard Linklater’s easygoing masterpiece will make you fall in love with one of the most reviled figures in American culture: the bro. 
March 25 2016 6:35 PMFAQ: Batman v SupermanThe super confusing new Superman movie, explained.
March 23 2016 7:06 PMMy Big Fat Greek Wedding 2This ode to family heritage would have done better to break with tradition.
March 17 2016 11:28 AMKeeping Faith in Jeff NicholsHis soulful new sci-fi Midnight Special confirms that he’s a magical directorial talent—who’s making increasingly flawed films.
March 3 2016 10:40 AMCinema’s Poet of Awe? Or That Horny Kid in Your Directing Class?Terrence Malick’s new Knight of Cups is beautiful, and obsessed with observing beautiful women.
Feb. 18 2016 8:15 AMThe Witch Finds Rapture in the DarknessA “New England folktale” of savage grace and conviction.
Feb. 3 2016 10:21 AMThe Cosmic Purpose of the Film IndustryThe Coen brothers’ new movie (about movies) is one of their very best.
Jan. 14 2016 2:59 PMMichael Bay Goes to WarThe director’s Benghazi movie is loud, tasteless, and remarkably astute about American foreign policy.
Dec. 31 2015 10:10 AMAnomalisaA beautiful, tricky, heartbreaking puppet show from Charlie Kaufman.
Dec. 23 2015 5:45 AMThe Hateful EightQuentin Tarantino’s eighth film is bold, gorgeous, verbally clever, and possibly evil.
Dec. 22 2015 9:45 AMJoyWant to see Jennifer Lawrence haggle over industrial parts? This is the movie for you! Otherwise …
Dec. 16 2015 4:26 PMThe Force Awakens Reinvigorates Star Wars for the 21st CenturyJ.J. Abrams restores balance to the Force.
Dec. 10 2015 12:39 PMBubble BoysThe antic Big Short plays the collapse of 2008 for laughs—but it’s still a tragedy.
Nov. 25 2015 9:51 AMThe Danish GirlTom Hooper’s drama of gender transition is pretty good for yet another trailblazing baby-steps movie.
Nov. 19 2015 9:45 AMCarolTodd Haynes’ wondrous Patricia Highsmith adaptation is seemingly set inside a beautiful movie made in the 1950s.
March 29 2016 10:00 AMIt’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Another Nabokov QuoteThe dumbest thing about Batman v Superman is its obsession with sounding smart.
March 24 2016 5:30 AMDo You Have Any Right to Complain About Hollywood’s Endless Sequels and Remakes?Find out with our calculator.
March 23 2016 7:00 PMWhy So Serious?Batman v Superman spends so much time teasing later installments that it forgets to have any fun.
March 10 2016 1:36 PMEverything’s Amazing and Nobody’s HappyIn the bracing indie Creative Control, technology can’t save us from ourselves. 
Feb. 26 2016 10:22 AMThe Mermaid Comes Ashore Even Sony’s publicists didn’t know Stephen Chow’s new movie was opening in the U.S. But it’s demented, great, and a hit.
Feb. 11 2016 11:21 AMWhy Male Models?Zoolander 2 has no idea.
Jan. 22 2016 11:56 AMThe $400 Million Baby Vampire RadishWhat can Hollywood learn from Monster Hunt, the highest-grossing film in Chinese history?
Jan. 8 2016 8:40 AMThe ForestNatalie Dormer stars in yet another of Hollywood’s early January mercy killings.
Dec. 23 2015 1:59 PMHands to the FaceThe woeful Concussion fails to hold the NFL—or anyone—accountable for the CTE crisis.
Dec. 22 2015 2:00 PM45 YearsA sobering, beautiful mystery story about a long marriage.
Dec. 18 2015 1:01 PMSister SnoozeTina Fey and Amy Poehler coast in a limp comedy about siblings who can’t grow up.
Dec. 11 2015 5:46 AMThe Top 10 Movies of 2015The year in cinema is an overwhelming banquet. Here are my 10 favorite dishes.
Nov. 25 2015 12:57 PMThe Good DinosaurSimplistic story, but look at the glorious world Pixar made.
Nov. 24 2015 4:26 PMCreed Is GoodRyan Coogler’s installment in the Rocky franchise is an invigorating crowd-pleaser.
Nov. 12 2015 10:41 AMJames WhiteChristopher Abbott and Cynthia Nixon star in a lacerating drama about a young man trying to keep it together for his dying mom.

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