Studio Ghibli delivers a gorgeous visual tone poem that achieves immersive and atmospheric emotional impact.
As a testosterone-driven piece of genre narrative, this film has moments of humor, style and character acting bravado that make it a pleasure to watch, and satisfactorily drive the viewer to the next plot point.
"The Bye Bye Man" is a scary fun, but not a totally successful throw-back to '80s horror films like "A Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Candyman."
Peck may not give this movie sex appeal, but he does give it doubt. And that's where its finest drama comes from -- not from the tragedies and triumphs that precede the close-ups, but from the acting happening inside them.
Ready for some dry, ernest, and unflinchingly straight-faced German comedy?
For both its content and its relevance to the present moment, "The People vs. Fritz Bauer" is well worth your attention.
On the brink of a new administration's descent into environmental Armageddon, Peter Berg's reconstruction of true events, "Icarus in reverse," reminds about the devastation humans inflict on nature.
Laurie Anderson is a storyteller, and it is her spoken narratives that give "Heart" its soul, moreso than any "multimedia." For better or worse, the images are just following along.
"The Magnificent Seven" are once again assembled in this reboot of the western classic which would have missed the target, except that its cast are all straight shooters! It's all in there in beautiful technicolor landscapes and all!
The animated adventure "Storks" finally answers the question: Where do babies come from, and can I get one with 2-day priority shipping? This sweet film will be a high-flying hit with the entire family!