February 7, 2023
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Review: Nail-biting thriller meets digital landscape

By | Feb 1, 2023

“Missing” is a tense, digital thriller filled with well-developed tension and drama, even if it does not quite reach the heights of “Searching.”


Review: Emotionally vapid drama has nothing to say

By | Feb 1, 2023

Following the success of Florian Zeller’s “The Father,” it was difficult to imagine that “The Son” would disappoint. It is sadly quite terrible.


Review: Powerful ensemble grounds story of survival

By | Feb 1, 2023

Following attacks from the men in their colony, a group of women deliberate on whether to stay and fight or leave in Sarah Polley’s “Women Talking.”


Review: Winter 2022–23 movie and album releases

Damien Chazelle, Guillermo del Toro and SZA are among the directors and artists who released new projects during the 2022-2023 winter season.


Review: Tom Hanks stars in flat remake of Swedish film

By | Jan 22, 2023

“A Man Called Otto,” a remake of a Swedish film, is a nice reminder of the importance of kindness. It’s a shame that it doesn’t go beyond the obvious.


Review: Murder mystery peels back layers of genre

By | Dec 7, 2022

The sequel to the smash hit “Knives Out” delivers, with Rian Johnson crafting a grand, hilarious mystery that does not fall into the same tropes.


Review: Period drama leaves viewers in a state of wonder

By | Dec 7, 2022

“The Wonder” tells a beautiful story about overcoming trauma, loss and grief, thriving on the use of nuances and subtleties throughout.


Review: Steven Spielberg finds the beauty in his early memories

By | Dec 6, 2022

“The Fabelmans” shines a light on Steven Spielberg’s childhood, providing an honest look behind the curtain into where his love of movies began.


Review: Cannibal romance leaves viewers with a full stomach

By | Nov 30, 2022

Luca Guadagnino has once again directed a treat of a film that finds beauty in unconventional places.


Review: Journalism film gives a voice to survivors

By | Nov 29, 2022

“She Said” is a powerful spotlight on the two journalists that reported on Harvey Weinstein’s pattern of sexual assault against women.


Review: Darkly funny satire leaves much to chew on

By | Nov 29, 2022

Director Mark Mylod’s latest film “The Menu” is a biting and cutting satire on foodie culture, the rich and the sacrifices people make for art.


Review: “Black Panther” sequel pays beautiful tribute

By | Nov 29, 2022

The sequel to the hit Marvel film “Black Panther” works as both an entertaining comic book film and a beautiful tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman.