Latest 4 star movies

  • Creed Review

    The name on the title card may have changed, but the Rocky legacy is alive and thriving in Creed.

    (50) by Kofi Outlaw
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 Review

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 is a thrilling and powerful ending to the Hunger Games movie saga.

    (11) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Spotlight Review

    Spotlight is a well-crafted and thoughtful investigative journalism docudrama that is buoyed by great performances.

    (4) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The Peanuts Movie Review

    The Peanuts Movie succeeds at giving the Peanuts property a shiny fresh coat of paint, while keeping its heart and humanist spirit intact.

    (8) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Steve Jobs Review

    Steve Jobs is a quality portrait of Apple’s co-founder, with a gripping turn from Fassbender, even if the film plays fast and loose with history.

    (19) by Ben Kendrick
  • The Martian Review

    The Martian hits a powerful sweet spot: blending tense action, captivating science, and beautiful 3D cinematography into an emotional character story.

    (42) by Ben Kendrick
  • Sicario Review

    Sicario is a solid piece of crime genre fiction elevated into a haunting and powerful cinematic experience by impeccable filmmakers and a talented cast.

    (49) by Kofi Outlaw
  • The Walk Review

    The Walk is an entertaining and often thrilling piece of storytelling, in addition to being an impressive display of 3D filmmaking.

    (13) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Black Mass Review

    Black Mass is an intriguing blend of classic gangster movie drama under the umbrella of an intimate Bulger biopic.

    (14) by Ben Kendrick
  • Everest Review

    Everest is a sobering character story packed with bravery, horror, and humility – as well as thrilling tension.

    (11) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘The Gift’ Review

    The Gift is a haunting character drama that successfully incorporates elements of the thriller and psychological horror genres

    (21) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’ Review

    Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation is a smart and exciting blockbuster, as well as another strong installment in the Tom Cruise action franchise.

    (68) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Dope’ Review

    Dope is a smart urban homage to the legacy of John Hughes films, but still manages to distinguish itself as something uniquely special.

    (12) by Kofi Outlaw
  • ‘Me and Earl and the Dying Girl’ Review

    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is a must-see for moviegoers who aren’t afraid to find joy and self-reflection in the story of a dying girl.

    (8) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Inside Out’ Review

    Inside Out is an important reflection on the power of emotion and proof that Pixar is still king of imaginative CG animated storytelling.

    (21) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Review

    ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ is a beautifully strange, violent and thrilling cinematic composition that proves George Miller is a more brilliant maestro than ever.

    (200) by Kofi Outlaw
  • ‘Ex Machina’ Review

    Ex Machina is memorable and downright challenging, full of sharp performances that blur the lines between humanity and programming.

    (101) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ Review

    Smart genre riffs and hyper-stylized action, Kingsman: The Secret Service manages to provide a clever twist on the spy movie format.

    (81) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘American Sniper’ Review

    ‘American Sniper’ may not be the strongest biopic in the genre, but it is on par with other acclaimed military action-thrillers like Black Hawk Down or The Hurt Locker.

    (97) by Kofi Outlaw
  • ‘Paddington’ Review

    Thanks to its playfully idiosyncratic, yet thoughtful nature, Paddington maintains the innocence and charm of the Paddington character for a new generation.

    (14) by Sandy Schaefer