Movie

  • Mommy Dead and Dearest

    - May 15, 2017
    HBO’s “Mommy Dead and Dearest,” premiering tonight, is constructed like a Russian nesting doll of horror, revealing something new and unexpected in the tragic life of Gypsy Rose Blanchard and mother Dee Dee every few minutes....
  • Thumbnails 5/15/17

    - May 15, 2017
    1.”Maria Dragus on ‘Graduation’ and ‘The White Ribbon'”: At Indie Outlook, I interview the acclaimed actress about her unforgettable collaborations with Cristian Mungiu and Michael Haneke.“ ‘What makes your performance so mesmerizing in ‘The White...
  • Sarkar 3

    - May 15, 2017
    One of the biggest assets and problems with disappointing Indian gangster film “Sarkar 3” is that you can watch it without any prior knowledge of the superior first two films. “Sarkar 3” has only selective continuity with the...
  • Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: May 12, 2017

    - May 13, 2017
    10 NEW TO NETFLIX”Anvil! The Story of Anvil””Chocolat””The Diving Bell and the Butterfly””Don’t Think Twice””Forrest Gump””Happy Feet””Harry Benson: Shoot First””Scream””Things to Come””Two Lovers and a Bear”7 NEW TO BLU-RAYIt’s a light time of year when it...
  • Ebertfest 2017: “To Sleep with Anger,” “Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw”

    - May 12, 2017
    It was such a joy to have Robert Townsend at this year’s Ebertfest. He got the audience on their feet in order to welcome revered director Charles Burnett to the stage. The Q&A that the two...
  • Netflix’s “Master of None” Stakes Claim As One of TV’s Best Shows

    - May 12, 2017
    We are in a glorious era of auteur-driven comedies, inspired partly by the genre-busting done by Louis C.K. in the best years of “Louie” and a realization that the half-hour format has become just as malleable...
  • Accidentally In Sync: Azazel Jacobs on “The Lovers”

    - May 11, 2017
    I know you, I walked with you once upon a dreamI know you, that look in your eyes is so familiar a gleamAnd I know it’s true that visions are seldom all they seemBut if I know you, I...
  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    - May 11, 2017
    Guy Ritchie is that fun friend whose texts you don’t always return because his energy level is always cranked up to 10, and even when you’re in the mood for him, he still wears you out....
  • Snatched

    - May 11, 2017
    “Snatched” is the highest of high-concept comedies. Goldie Hawn and Amy Schumer star as a polar-opposite mother and daughter who get kidnapped while reluctantly vacationing together in Ecuador. It’s a mismatched-buddy comedy. It’s a fish-out-of-water comedy....
  • Michael Parks: 1940-2017

    - May 11, 2017
    Michael Parks, one of the great character actors of our time, has passed away at the age of 77. In a career spanning more than 55 years and over 150 credits, he was a prolific performer...