Latest 4.5 star movies

  • Ex Machina

    ‘Ex Machina’ Review

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

    by Ben Kendrick | 3 days ago28 Comments

  • 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 | 4 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 | 6 months ago175 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 | 6 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 | 9 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 | 9 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 | 10 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 | 10 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 | 11 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 | 11 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 | 2 years 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