Latest 3 star movies

  • IT Review

    IT Review

    As a coming of age parable, IT succeeds at being both horrifying and emotionally-resonant, even while adapting only half of King’s original story.

    (50) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Good Time Review

    Good Time Review

    Good Time’s inspired style, coupled with Pattinson’s compelling performance, are enough to carry the film past its narrative shortcomings.

    (1) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The Hitman’s Bodyguard Review

    The Hitman’s Bodyguard Review

    The Hitman’s Bodyguard is a mediocre action flick elevated by the talent and comedic chemistry of Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds.

    (5) by Molly Freeman
  • Wind River Review

    Wind River Review

    Wind River is a decent, if flawed, directorial effort from Sheridan that showcases his strength as an actors’ director, more than as a writer.

    (15) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Annabelle: Creation Review

    Annabelle: Creation Review

    Annabelle: Creation makes for a solid Conjuring prequel, with scares and thrills that make up for any noticeable shortcomings in the script.

    (3) by Chris Agar
  • Detroit Review

    Detroit Review

    Detroit makes for a disturbing and unnerving portrayal of real historical events, but has less success as a work of sociopolitical commentary.

    (26) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Atomic Blonde Review

    Atomic Blonde Review

    Atomic Blonde is a stylish, yet uneven, thriller, punctuated by a strong performance by Theron and thrilling action set pieces.

    (17) by Chris Agar
  • Despicable Me 3 Review

    Despicable Me 3 Review

    Despicable Me 3 offers enough in the way of zany, irreverent entertainment (with a dose of heart) to please steadfast fans of the franchise.

    (1) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The Beguiled Review

    The Beguiled Review

    Though an only decent adaptation, The Beguiled is deftly directed by Sofia Coppola, giving room for the cast to shine in their performances.

    (3) by Molly Freeman
  • Rough Night Review

    Rough Night Review

    Rough Night offers an entertaining genderswap on the bromantic comedy, which especially works thanks to its Broad City brand of humor.

    (10) by Molly Freeman
  • Cars 3 Review

    Cars 3 Review

    Cars 3 offers more heartfelt storytelling and rich animation than its predecessor, yet falls short of raising the bar for the Cars franchise.

    (8) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie Review

    Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie Review

    Captain Underpants makes the most of its silly and ridiculous premise by injecting high amounts of energy and laughter into the proceedings.

    (2) by Chris Agar
  • Alien: Covenant Review

    Alien: Covenant Review

    Alien: Covenant plays it safe by mashing together the best elements of previous Alien films, delivering a solid sci-fi horror/thriller in the process.

    (28) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Everything, Everything Review

    Everything, Everything Review

    Everything, Everything offers some creative flourishes on a fairly typical teen romance that succeeds thanks to its young stars.

    (1) by Molly Freeman
  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Review

    King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Review

    Legend of the Sword’s brazen reimagining of Arthurian mythos, coupled with Ritchie’s style, makes for a bombastic yet entertaining King Arthur epic.

    (23) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 doubles-down on everything that audiences loved about its predecessor, to still-entertaining but diminished returns.

    (48) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The Lost City of Z Review

    The Lost City of Z Review

    The Lost City of Z is a handsome and ambitious historical epic, if also one that’s more intellectually engaging than emotionally compelling.

    (6) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The Fate of the Furious Review

    The Fate of the Furious Review

    The Fate of the Furious is a solid addition to the franchise, but falls short of the bar set by recent Fast & Furious installments.

    (17) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The Boss Baby Review

    The Boss Baby Review

    The Boss Baby is generic animated fare, but it’s bolstered by a unique visual flair and important lessons for children in the audience.

    by Chris Agar
  • Power Rangers Review

    Power Rangers Review

    Power Rangers has mixed success with its efforts to modernize the franchise, but offers enough playful storytelling and spectacle to offset its flaws.

    (21) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Beauty and the Beast Review

    Beauty and the Beast Review

    Beauty and the Beast does right by its predecessor, delivering a musical experience that both dazzles the eyes and plucks the heartstrings.

    (17) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Kong: Skull Island Review

    Kong: Skull Island Review

    Kong: Skull Island is a shared universe launchpad that fulfills its promise of big, goofy, monster mayhem – setting up even bigger things to come.

    (21) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Get Out Review

    Get Out Review

    Get Out smartly balances its tones to provide viewers with an entertaining and clever satire that is equal parts funny and terrifying.

    (10) by Chris Agar
  • Split Review

    Split Review

    Split is the best M. Night Shyamalan creation in recent memory, as anchored by a great performance (or, rather, performances) by James McAvoy.

    (8) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Silence Review

    Silence Review

    Silence is beautifully-crafted and well-acted, but often frustrating in the way that it examines spirituality through historical drama.

    (15) by Sandy Schaefer