Latest 4.5 star movies

  • Selma

    ‘Selma’ Review

    ‘Selma’ manages to beautifully articulate a pivotal moment in history – one that is hauntingly ironic in how it echoes our current times and society.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 3 months ago44 Comments

  • Birdman

    ‘Birdman’ Review

    Birdman provides a thought-provoking and inventive exploration of artistry, family, and the difference between power, popularity, and prestige.

    by Ben Kendrick | 5 months ago172 Comments

  • Fury

    ‘Fury’ Review

    ‘Fury’ impresses as both a good piece of cinematic art – and a great piece of action-thriller filmmaking.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 5 months ago60 Comments

  • Batman: Assault on Arkham

    ‘Batman: Assault on Arkham’ Review

    Batman: Assault on Arkham may not be suitable for children, but for adult fans of DC animated movies it is a dirty good time.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 8 months ago75 Comments

  • Boyhood

    ‘Boyhood’ Review

    Richard Linklater’s ambitious project comes with a few hurdles that might put-off casual moviegoers who were expecting a straightforward coming-of-age tale.

    by Ben Kendrick | 8 months ago51 Comments

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

    ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Review

    A third installment is a must, as it (literally) looks like these Apes are only getting better (and smarter) with each new installment.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 9 months ago113 Comments

  • Snowpiercer

    ‘Snowpiercer’ Review

    All in all, Snowpiercer is definitive proof that there is a growing market for moderately-budgeted blockbuster films – that is, if you approach things from a global market perspective.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 9 months ago125 Comments

  • How to Train Your Dragon 2

    ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2′ Review

    How to Train Your Dragon 2 is the rare sequel that improves upon its predecessor in nearly every single way imaginable.

    by Ben Kendrick | 10 months ago22 Comments

  • X-Men: Days of Future Past

    ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Review

    X-Men: Days of Future Past succeeds at being a thrilling and fun superhero movie, balanced by well-earned dramatic weight.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 10 months ago196 Comments

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ Review

    Having the Wes Anderson meter cranked up to 10 in Grand Budapest Hotel makes the movie a wondrous celebration of everything that the filmmaker stands for and holds dear to his heart.

    by Sandy Schaefer | 1 year ago13 Comments

  • The LEGO Movie

    ‘The LEGO Movie’ Review

    The LEGO Movie is a fun adventure with heart and originality that everyone (regardless of age) should experience in full, big-screen 3D grandeur.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 1 year ago76 Comments

  • American Hustle

    ‘American Hustle’ Review

    Russell is far more interested in character than plot development, and that allows American Hustle to offer a real crowd-pleasing experience – one with profound social commentary.

    by Sandy Schaefer | 1 year ago37 Comments

  • Inside Llewyn Davis

    ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ Review

    If you’ve ever, for a second, envisioned a career pursuing your creative interests (or worse, if you’ve actually taken that plunge), then the film will touch something deep and important inside you.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 1 year ago8 Comments

  • Nebraska

    ‘Nebraska’ Review

    Payne’s film (taken as a whole) is really an elegant work of storytelling, which manages to make a thoughtful statement about the current demographic of older Americans.

    by Sandy Schaefer | 1 year ago4 Comments

  • Captain Phillips

    ‘Captain Phillips’ Review

    Greengrass and Hanks succeed in Captain Phillips with an astute and exciting action-thriller/biopic.

    by Ben Kendrick | 1 year ago30 Comments

  • Prisoners

    ‘Prisoners’ Review

    Thriller and drama enthusiasts should find plenty of powerful performances and rich story material to make Prisoners an exhilarating and penetrating theater experience.

    by Ben Kendrick | 2 years ago89 Comments

  • The Conjuring

    ‘The Conjuring’ Review

    The Conjuring is a very satisfying horror movie outing, but when it’s done – beyond the trauma of a freaky moviegoing experience – there is little to ponder or reflect upon.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 2 years ago70 Comments

  • Jurassic Park 3D

    ‘Jurassic Park 3D’ Review

    With Jurassic Park 3D, Spielberg will once again make audiences believe (if only for a second) that dinosaurs can still rule the Earth – or at least the box office.

    by Ben Kendrick | 2 years ago37 Comments

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Review

    It’s easy to name ZDT as one of the best films of 2012.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 2 years ago71 Comments

  • Silver Linings Playbook

    ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Review

    Silver Linings Playbook paves a highly entertaining road to recovery for its characters, which you will be glad you helped sponsor.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 2 years ago24 Comments

  • Cloud Atlas

    ‘Cloud Atlas’ Review

    This is a unique blockbuster experience and is the type of bold choice in filmmaking that (in my opinion) deserves to be applauded

    by Kofi Outlaw | 2 years ago116 Comments

  • Batman: The Dark Knight Returns

    ‘Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1′ Review

    The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 is a must-buy for any Batman fan – including those who swear by the comic version of the story.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 3 years ago110 Comments

  • The Master

    ‘The Master’ Review

    The Master may seem like a movie of more questions and suggestions than answers and clarity, but the sheer beauty of its composition and the intensity of its central performances are enough.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 3 years ago29 Comments

  • Finding Nemo 3D

    ‘Finding Nemo 3D’ Review

    Finding Nemo 3D is another example of post-conversion done right and, paired with the especially humorous Partysaurus Rex short, is well worth another trip to your local box office.

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 years ago21 Comments

  • Prometheus

    ‘Prometheus’ Review

    Regardless of the connections to the Alien universe, Ridley Scott’s Prometheus is a welcome return to form for the director.

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 years ago390 Comments

  • The Avengers

    ‘The Avengers’ Review

    The few drawbacks and criticisms aren’t enough to stop The Avengers from delivering a fun and satisfying time at the movies.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 3 years ago268 Comments

  • Marley

    ‘Marley’ Review

    Marley paints a portrait of the famed musician in such a way that few films before it have been able to.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 3 years ago16 Comments

  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    ‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’ Review

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo will deliver a compelling ride for die-hard fans of the book series, dramatic thriller enthusiasts, as well as anyone who enjoys Fincher’s darker works.

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 years ago95 Comments

  • Shame

    ‘Shame’ Review

    For movie fans who are willing to buckle up, there’s no doubt that McQueen delivers an experience that simultaneously offers beautiful filmmaking and a welcome punch to the gut.

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 years ago32 Comments

  • The Muppets

    ‘The Muppets’ Review

    Segel and company have managed to produce a Muppet film that not only lives up to the franchise legacy, but for some fans, might just end up being one of their all-time favorite adventures.

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 years ago49 Comments

  • Martha Marcy May Marlene

    ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene’ Review

    Anyone who is interested in a subtle, yet challenging, character drama with stand-out performances and some truly beautiful camerawork, the film is sure to deliver a thought-provoking time

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 years ago4 Comments

  • Drive

    ‘Drive’ Review

    With ‘Drive’, director Nicolas Winding Refn mixes high art, bloody violence and pulpy crime drama into a high-octane thriller punctuated by some excellent performances.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 4 years ago72 Comments

  • Warrior

    ‘Warrior’ Review

    Is ‘Warrior’ a heavy-hitting character drama or just another fighting film looking to capitalize on a familiar ‘rise to glory’ story? Read our review.

    by Ben Kendrick | 4 years ago53 Comments

  • Attack the Block

    ‘Attack the Block’ Review

    Can a low-budget alien invasion flick truly be better than all the big-budget invasion blockbusters crowding movie theaters? Read our ‘Attack The Block’ review to find out.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 4 years ago40 Comments

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

    ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2′ Review

    Is ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2′ the epic finale that fans of the franchise have been hoping for? Read our review and find out.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 4 years ago91 Comments

  • The King's Speech

    The King’s Speech Review

    ‘The King’s Speech’ is a competent Oscar-baiting historical drama, but does the film stammer too much for the mainstream moviegoer? Read our review to find out.

    by Ben Kendrick | 4 years ago36 Comments

  • True Grit

    True Grit Review

    ‘True Grit’ stands as a testament to the fact that apparently it IS possible to produce an excellent remake of a classic and beloved film.

    by Vic Holtreman | 4 years ago92 Comments

  • 127 Hours

    127 Hours Review

    Danny Boyle’s ’127 Hours’ stars James Franco in the gripping real-life account of climber Aron Ralston’s struggle to survive after his arm is trapped under a boulder.

    by Ben Kendrick | 4 years ago23 Comments

  • ‘Inside Job’ Review

    ‘Inside Job’ Review

    ‘Inside Job’ is a documentary that every American should watch – a film that pierces the veil of partisan politics to examine the root causes of the 2008 global economic crisis.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 4 years ago12 Comments

  • The Town

    ‘The Town’ Review

    ‘The Town’ is a must-see crime thriller which proves yet again that Ben Affleck is a talented director who is somewhere on the verge of greatness.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 5 years ago55 Comments

  • Toy Story 3

    Toy Story 3 Review

    ‘Toy Story 3′ is a funny, touching and most excellent farewell to the characters we’ve come to know and love.

    by Vic Holtreman | 5 years ago83 Comments

  • Kick-Ass

    Kick-Ass Review

    You’re going to be hearing this over and over for months to come, but Kick-Ass simply kicks ass. ‘Nuff said.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 5 years ago81 Comments

  • How To Train Your Dragon

    How to Train Your Dragon Review

    How to Train Your Dragon is family-friendly, funny, touching, entertaining, and may be the best animated film Dreamworks has made to date.

    by Vic Holtreman | 5 years ago60 Comments

  • Sherlock Holmes

    Sherlock Holmes Review

    With first Avatar and now Sherlock Holmes, 2009 is finishing on a very high note for movies and a Christmas present to audiences.

    by Vic Holtreman | 5 years ago113 Comments

  • Up in the Air

    Up In The Air Review

    Up In The Air is a well-crafted and very timely piece of cinema. A sure contender in the coming Awards Season.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 5 years ago22 Comments

  • The Road

    The Road Review

    The Road taps the power, beauty and horror of Cormac McCarthy’s novel and gives us a movie that is both gorgeous and gut-wrenching.

    by Kofi Outlaw | 5 years ago70 Comments

  • Where the Wild Things Are

    Where The Wild Things Are Review

    Where the Wild Things Are is a beautifully done film that kids may not appreciate.

    by Vic Holtreman | 5 years ago33 Comments

  • District 9

    District 9 Review

    Find out why District 9 is destined to be an instant Sci-Fi classic.

    by Vic Holtreman | 6 years ago157 Comments

  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Review

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince might be the best Harry Potter film yet.

    by Vic Holtreman | 6 years ago147 Comments

  • The Hurt Locker

    The Hurt Locker Review

    ‘The Hurt Locker’ captures the drama, suspense and raw emotion of a job that very few people survive.

    by Paul Young | 6 years ago46 Comments