Movie Reviews

Star Wars Rebels Season 2 Finale Recap: Twilight of the Apprentice

Star Wars Rebels Season 2 Finale Recap: Twilight of the Apprentice

Star Wars Rebels Season 2 comes to a thundering climax with a showdown between Darth Vader and Ahsoka Tano.

Julian Roman

Everybody Wants Some Review: This 80s Party Is a Blast

Everybody Wants Some Review: This 80s Party Is a Blast

Director Richard Linklater returns to form with another lighthearted, supremely enjoyable tale of youth in Everybody Wants Some.

Julian Roman

Supergirl & The Flash Crossover Recap: World's Finest

Supergirl & The Flash Crossover Recap: World's Finest

The Central City Speedster and The Girl of Steel are a winning formula in the best episode of Supergirl to happen in Season 1.

Julian Roman

Batman v Superman Review: A Shaky Foundation for Justice League

Batman v Superman Review: A Shaky Foundation for Justice League

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is cluttered, gloomy, kind of lame and definitely not worth the three year wait.

Julian Roman

First Batman v Superman Reviews: Was It Worth the Wait?

First Batman v Superman Reviews: Was It Worth the Wait?

The first wave of critics have weighed in on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. What did they think of this superhero adventure?

Brian Gallagher

Midnight Special Review: Sci-Fi Thriller Starts Strong, Ends Weak

Midnight Special Review: Sci-Fi Thriller Starts Strong, Ends Weak

Midnight Special, starring Michael Shannon, is a well-crafted science fiction mystery that doesn't quite pay off.

Julian Roman

Brothers Grimsby Review: Sacha Baron Cohen Obliterates Common Decency

Brothers Grimsby Review: Sacha Baron Cohen Obliterates Common Decency

The Brothers Grimsby is a raunchy, hilarious romp that will have you falling out of your seat laughing.

Julian Roman

10 Cloverfield Lane Review: Get Ready for Shocks & Surprises

10 Cloverfield Lane Review: Get Ready for Shocks & Surprises

10 Cloverfield Lane is a taut psychological thriller with a superb performance from Mary Elizabeth Winstead.

Julian Roman

London Has Fallen Review: A Tale of Blood, Bombs & Punchlines

London Has Fallen Review: A Tale of Blood, Bombs & Punchlines

The sequel to Olympus Has Fallen brings back the original cast in a plot as fantastical as science fiction.

Julian Roman

Walking Dead Recap: Episode 6.11 - Knots Untie at the Hilltop

Walking Dead Recap: Episode 6.11 - Knots Untie at the Hilltop

The Alexandrians attempt to trade with a new colony of survivors hits a bloody snag, while Abraham (Michael Cudlitz) finds a new love.

Julian Roman

Gods of Egypt Review: Diversity Couldn't Save This Silly Mess

Gods of Egypt Review: Diversity Couldn't Save This Silly Mess

Gods of Egypt is a poorly acted CGI spectacle that plays like a video game, and the diversity issue is the least of it's problems.

Julian Roman

Deadpool Review: Ryan Reynolds Delivers a Superhero Game-Changer

Deadpool Review: Ryan Reynolds Delivers a Superhero Game-Changer

Ryan Reynolds shines alongside a brilliant supporting cast in the outlandish Deadpool, which ups the ante for all superhero movies.

Brian Gallagher

Hail, Caesar! Review: Coen Brothers Bore with Golden Age Satire

Hail, Caesar! Review: Coen Brothers Bore with Golden Age Satire

Hail, Caesar! has no lack of star power, but falls decidedly flat in insufferably dull stretches.

Julian Roman

The Finest Hours Review: A Thrilling & Epic Tale of Heroism

The Finest Hours Review: A Thrilling & Epic Tale of Heroism

The Finest Hours is a great film and worthy testament to the bravery of the U.S. Coast Guard, in theaters this weekend.

Julian Roman

Force Awakens Review #2: An Epic & Worthy Star Wars Sequel

Force Awakens Review #2: An Epic & Worthy Star Wars Sequel

Star Wars: The Force Awakens easily lives up to its mammoth hype, but it is not flawless, nor is it better than the original trilogy.

Julian Roman

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review: J.J. Abrams Did It

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review: J.J. Abrams Did It

97% Spoiler Free! Director J.J. Abrams has made a true follow-up to Return of the Jedi with The Force Awakens, and most fans will not be disappointed.

B. Alan Orange

The Big Short Review: A Damning Indictment of Wall Street

The Big Short Review: A Damning Indictment of Wall Street

The Big Short is a layman's guide to understanding how sub-prime mortgage lending led to a devastating global recession.

Julian Roman

The Revenant Review: DiCaprio Gets Brutal in the Wilderness

The Revenant Review: DiCaprio Gets Brutal in the Wilderness

Leonardo DiCaprio delivers one of the year's most powerful performances in Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's The Revenant.

Brian Gallagher

Creed Review: Rocky Delivers a Knockout Blow

Creed Review: Rocky Delivers a Knockout Blow

Creed is a winner and a sublime achievement that all audiences are going to love.

Julian Roman

Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Review: A Dark, Somber Ending

Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Review: A Dark, Somber Ending

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 is heavy on the melodrama, but it picks up speed and delivers an ending that packs a wallop.

Julian Roman

Anomalisa Review: Charlie Kaufman Reinvents Stop Motion

Anomalisa Review: Charlie Kaufman Reinvents Stop Motion

Filmmaker Charlie Kaufman makes his long-awaited return with Anomalisa, a stunning stop motion film that might be among the year's best.

Brian Gallagher

Queen of the Desert Review: Kidman & Pattinson Fall Flat

Queen of the Desert Review: Kidman & Pattinson Fall Flat

Director Werner Herzog brings Gertrude Bell's life to the big screen with an utterly flat, albeit stunning drama starring Nicole Kidman.

Brian Gallagher

Where to Invade Next Review: Another Michael Moore Triumph

Where to Invade Next Review: Another Michael Moore Triumph

Director Michael Moore brings his new documentary Where to Invade Next to AFI Fest in Hollywood before opening in theaters next month.

Brian Gallagher

Spectre Review: A James Bond Greatest Hits Compilation

Spectre Review: A James Bond Greatest Hits Compilation

Spectre is a nod to the classic scenes, characters, and imagery from Bond lore, it is formulaic but spectacular nonetheless.

Julian Roman

Burnt Review: Send This Dish Back to the Kitchen

Burnt Review: Send This Dish Back to the Kitchen

Bradley Cooper is not believable as a Michelin starred chef in the new comedic drama Burnt, in theaters today.

Julian Roman