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Rating Title/Year Author
4/5 One Night in Miami (2020) Mae Abdulbaki One Night in Miami is Regina King's directorial debut and it's a timely, wonderfully resplendent exploration of the men behind the renown. EDIT
Posted Jan 15, 2021
2.5/5 Locked Down (2021) Chris Agar Locked Down is an average drama that relies on the strengths of its two lead actors to help elevate it above its various shortcomings. EDIT
Posted Jan 14, 2021
4/5 Bloody Hell (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Bloody Hell inexplicably combines two elements that shouldn't work and yet do: high-octane action with a creepy, sadistic family of murderers. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2021
4.5/5 Hunter Hunter (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Hunter Hunter's atmospheric, woodland nightmare barrels through like a boulder down a hillside and depicts a ferocious battle between man and beast. EDIT
Posted Dec 30, 2020
3/5 The Midnight Sky (2020) Chris Agar The Midnight Sky is a well-made and ambitious piece of sci-fi filmmaking, but it lacks the proper emotional punch it needed to truly connect. EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2020
3.5/5 News of the World (2020) Chris Agar News of the World is a standard Western with a predictable story, though it's elevated by Hanks and Helena Zengel's performances. EDIT
Posted Dec 22, 2020
3/5 Sylvie's Love (2020) Rachel LaBonte As a celebration of love and music, Sylvie's Love is a comforting and sweet movie that, while not breaking ground, is noteworthy in its earnestness. EDIT
Posted Dec 22, 2020
2/5 Breach (2020) Debopriyaa Dutta Breach has its moments of B- movie fun, stemming more from utterly ridiculous execution than a sincere effort to create a gripping space horror. EDIT
Posted Dec 22, 2020
1/5 Monster Hunter (2020) Debopriyaa Dutta Lacking narrative direction and even pacing, Monster Hunter is yet another soulless video game adaptation that drowns in its own inadequacy. EDIT
Posted Dec 17, 2020
4/5 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020) Rachel LaBonte Led by two powerhouse performances, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom soars when it lets its stars shine, hitting the audience with a gut punch of emotions. EDIT
Posted Dec 15, 2020
4/5 Tenet (2020) Chris Agar Tenet is a fascinating and exciting sci-fi thriller bolstered by Nolan's grand vision for action and strong performances from the cast. EDIT
Posted Dec 15, 2020
4/5 Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Molly Freeman Wonder Woman 1984 is filled with hope, love and optimism, offering impressively cinematic superhero action with beautifully sentimental heart. EDIT
Posted Dec 15, 2020
4/5 Promising Young Woman (2020) Molly Freeman Promising Young Woman is a wildly thrilling revenge story, taking an unflinching look at rape culture, but errs more pessimistic than triumphant. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2020
3.5/5 Archenemy (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Adam Egypt Mortimer's Archenemy is a painful reminder of how society fails people, and bleeds colorful nuance and thematic messaging in every frame. EDIT
Posted Dec 9, 2020
3/5 The Prom (2020) Rachel LaBonte The Prom is a bright yet flawed musical extravaganza that, while holding a vital message about acceptance, sometimes gets lost in its own celebrity. EDIT
Posted Dec 9, 2020
1.5/5 Smiley Face Killers (2020) Debopriyaa Dutta Despite featuring a few well-executed, tense gore sequences towards the end, Smiley Face Killers is mostly uninspiring and makes for a tedious watch. EDIT
Posted Dec 8, 2020
3/5 What Lies Below (2020) Jack Wilhelmi What Lies Below offers a twist on two underrated sub-genres, but its identity crisis causes this aquatic horror creature feature to sink, not swim. EDIT
Posted Dec 8, 2020
4/5 Wander (2020) Debopriyaa Dutta Wander straddles the thin line between paranoia and truth, yet emerges as a compelling thriller with a genuine thirst for exposing what lies beneath. EDIT
Posted Dec 8, 2020
4/5 Mank (2020) Chris Agar Mank is a wonderfully crafted and well-acted ode to a bygone era carried by Fincher's vision and Gary Oldman's standout performance. EDIT
Posted Dec 3, 2020
3/5 Luxor (2020) Debopriyaa Dutta Although helmed by compelling characters and sweeping visuals that brim with ancient beauty, Luxor is a disjointed drama that withers before bloom. EDIT
Posted Dec 3, 2020
4.5/5 Wolfwalkers (2020) Debopriyaa Dutta Wolfwalkers is an enchanting adventure into the very heart of nature, helmed by a classic, robust narrative that tugs at the heartstrings. EDIT
Posted Dec 3, 2020
2.5/5 Godmothered (2020) Molly Freeman Godmothered is a campy and heartfelt family-friendly Christmas flick, but ends up feeling like an adult rom-com shoehorned into a kids movie. EDIT
Posted Dec 2, 2020
3/5 Soul (2020) Molly Freeman Soul isn't Pixar's finest or most resonant film, but its beautiful animation and soundtrack, paired with fun characters make for an enjoyable watch. EDIT
Posted Dec 1, 2020
4/5 Happiest Season (2020) Molly Freeman Happiest Season is a cheesy, fun and heartfelt romantic comedy, with a sweetly genuine queer love story at the center of this holiday tale. EDIT
Posted Nov 19, 2020
2.5/5 The New Mutants (2020) Molly Freeman The New Mutants tries to offer a compelling blend of teen drama, horror and X-Men mythos, but ultimately fails to deliver a good entry in any genre. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2020
2/5 Kindred (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Kindred is packed with significant talent, but the slow pace and tedious script leaves the audience looking for the exit before the movie gets going. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2020
1.5/5 Hillbilly Elegy (2020) Rachel LaBonte Full of repetitive flashbacks and constant yelling, Hillbilly Elegy strives to be the next great domestic drama, but falls short in several ways. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2020
4.5/5 Run (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Run showcases the whiplash intensity and cold calculation of Sarah Paulson at her peak, with intense moments that will leave you breathless. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2020
3/5 Dreamland (2019) Chris Agar Dreamland is a fairly straightforward crime saga that doesn't reinvent the wheel, but is still enjoyable thanks to Robbie and its production values. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2020
4/5 Freaky (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Director Christopher Landon's Freaky is breathlessly stolen by Vince Vaughn, who delivers a character both terrifying and lovable in equal measure. EDIT
Posted Nov 13, 2020
2/5 The Craft: Legacy (2020) Molly Freeman The Craft: Legacy excels when reveling in its girl power witchcraft, but falls apart in the third act without a well-developed villain. EDIT
Posted Oct 28, 2020
2.5/5 After We Collided (2020) Molly Freeman After We Collided is riddled with cliches and tired young adult tropes, but its dramatic romance and laughable dialogue offers some escapist fun. EDIT
Posted Oct 26, 2020
3/5 Synchronic (2019) Chris Agar Synchronic is an interesting, if standard, drama that gets by on the strength of Anthony Mackie's performance and a strong third act. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
4/5 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) Jack Wilhelmi Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, or Borat 2, is a delightful return to form with Sacha Baron Cohen in a wilder, more impactful role than the original. EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2020
2.5/5 Rebecca (2020) Rachel LaBonte Gorgeously made and well-acted, Rebecca will surely appeal to younger generations entranced by the story, even if it can't surpass what came before. EDIT
Posted Oct 21, 2020
3/5 Roald Dahl's The Witches (2020) Rachel LaBonte Colorful and faithful, The Witches will surely enchant and frighten young viewers, though their parents might wish for more padding within the story. EDIT
Posted Oct 21, 2020
4/5 The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) Chris Agar The Trial of the Chicago 7 makes for an entertaining and compelling courtroom drama, bolstered by Sorkin's script and strong performances. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3.5/5 The Kid Detective (2020) Molly Freeman The Kid Detective is a unique coming of age story, using a high concept premise and noir style to explore the darker realities of growing up. EDIT
Posted Oct 14, 2020
3/5 Love and Monsters (2020) Molly Freeman Love and Monsters may not be a wholly fresh concept, but a clever script and Dylan O'Brien's charm make for a super fun adventure comedy. EDIT
Posted Oct 14, 2020
4/5 Over the Moon (2020) Molly Freeman An explosion of wonder, color and magic, Over the Moon tells a beautifully sentimental story of family and love, with super catchy songs mixed in. EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2020
2.5/5 Save Yourselves! (2020) Molly Freeman More Millennial introspection than sci-fi movie, what Save Yourselves! lacks in world-building, it makes up for with charming relatable comedy. EDIT
Posted Sep 30, 2020
3.5/5 Spontaneous (2020) Molly Freeman Bloody, fun and achingly heartfelt, Spontaneous presents a clever and original story about life, love and how suddenly things can change. EDIT
Posted Sep 30, 2020
3/5 Secret Society of Second Born Royals (2020) Molly Freeman Secret Society of Second-Born Royals is pure family-friendly fun, combining princesses and superheroes for a delightful, if unoriginal, adventure. EDIT
Posted Sep 26, 2020
3/5 Enola Holmes (2020) Molly Freeman Enola Holmes is a little overwrought, but Millie Bobby Brown's charming heroine and Henry Cavill's fun Sherlock pull off all the twists and turns. EDIT
Posted Sep 22, 2020
2.5/5 The Devil All the Time (2020) Molly Freeman The Devil All the Time is a slow, sprawling thriller, unfurling with creeping tension, but the cast's performances are more rewarding than the story. EDIT
Posted Sep 15, 2020
2/5 The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020) Molly Freeman The Babysitter: Killer Queen is junk food entertainment at its most mediocre, delivering barely enough blood and fun without anything truly memorable. EDIT
Posted Sep 10, 2020
3/5 Unpregnant (2020) Molly Freeman Unpregnant delivers a fun and entertaining road trip comedy about female friendship and abortion, with compelling performances from its two leads. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2020
4/5 The Broken Hearts Gallery (2020) Molly Freeman The Broken Hearts Gallery is overflowing with charm and personality, making it exactly the kind of fun, feel-good romantic comedy needed right now. EDIT
Posted Sep 4, 2020
3/5 Mulan (2020) Molly Freeman Mulan is a perfectly fine live-action adaptation, delivering some Disney magic and gorgeous visuals, but it's ultimately just an average action movie. EDIT
Posted Sep 3, 2020
3/5 Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) Sandy Schaefer Face the Music is clearly a passion project for the minds behind Bill & Ted, and it results in a sequel that coasts by on its goofy humor and heart. EDIT
Posted Aug 28, 2020