Movie Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Writing about “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens” on its opening week is like walking…

Movie Review: The Big Short

Up until now, Adam McKay’s movies were not exactly my cup of tea. I have not…

Movie Review: Chi-Raq

“I really pay attention to opening credit sequences, I think it is the way to get…

Movie Review: Sicario

“There is an imaginary line out there between right and wrong, good and evil. I believe…

Movie Review: Learning to Drive

Tell me if you’ve read, heard or seen this story before: a privileged member of society…

Movie Review: The Diary of a Teenage Girl

The best books, the best movies, the best music, in fact, the best works of art…

Movie Review: Cartel Land

Michael Heineman originally intended to focus his new documentary on one of the many vigilante and…

Movie Review: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Pity the much hyped-about and twitted-about festival film. Whether it premieres at Sundance, Berlin, Cannes or…

Interview: Claudia Llosa Engages the Ineffable in “Aloft”

Claudia Llosa’s new film, “Aloft,” is hypnotic, elliptical and baffling. She cuts between two timeframes to…