Southside With You
A charming microbiopic that will make you miss the Obamas before they’re even gone.
Morris From AmericaA subtle, stirring, foul-mouthed showcase for Craig Robinson’s surprising dramatic gifts.
Florence Foster JenkinsBe who you are, this movie urges. I’m a critic who can’t resist a late-summer Meryl Streep comedy.
Suicide SquadWho broke these actors out of movie jail and forced them to star in this terrible comic-book adaptation?
Star Trek BeyondThe latest film doesn’t reinvent the franchise, but it does understand what’s made it live long and prosper.
The BFGSteven Spielberg’s Roald Dahl adaptation is a little schmaltzy, but there’s real magic in Mark Rylance’s performance.
Now You See Me 2?Now I don’t! Sequel fatigue syndrome and why I’m not reviewing this franchise that isn’t a franchise.
Green RoomA thriller that starts out as a requiem for white America and ends up as something much more violent—and fun.
It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Another Nabokov QuoteThe dumbest thing about Batman v Superman is its obsession with sounding smart.
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Why So Serious?Batman v Superman spends so much time teasing later installments that it forgets to have any fun.
Everything’s Amazing and Nobody’s HappyIn the bracing indie Creative Control, technology can’t save us from ourselves.
Pete’s DragonDisney’s latest live-action remake stars two magnificent creatures: Elliot the computer-generated dragon and Robert Redford.
The Little PrinceThis Netflix original movie makes a conventional (but good) animated film out of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s mysterious novella.
Bad MomsA women-gone-wild comedy that could have been a bit wilder—and gone after different targets.
Finding DoryPixar’s sequel to Finding Nemo does more than “just keep swimming.” It explores new depths.
When Beckett Met BusterThe genius of stage and the genius of screen made a movie together. Why was it bad?
Everybody 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.
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2This ode to family heritage would have done better to break with tradition.
Keeping Faith in Jeff NicholsHis soulful new sci-fi Midnight Special confirms that he’s a magical directorial talent—who’s making increasingly flawed films.
Cinema’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.