Latest 4 star movies

  • Get on Up

    Anyone who’s interested in taking in a movie this weekend, but needs a break from the summer blockbuster offerings, should consider giving Get on Up a shot.

    (6) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Guardians of the Galaxy

    Guardians of the Galaxy may blast off another successful franchise for Marvel, but it has a few parsecs left to go before it can truly claim greatness.

    (199) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Boyhood

    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.

    (51) by Ben Kendrick
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

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

    (113) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Snowpiercer

    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.

    (125) by Kofi Outlaw
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2

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

    (22) by Ben Kendrick
  • 22 Jump Street

    Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill make the ride once again worthwhile – whether covering the same type of material or breaking into new territory.

    (25) by Kofi Outlaw
  • The Fault in Our Stars

    Fans of the book as well as uninitiated moviegoers looking for a thought-provoking character piece will find plenty to enjoy and ponder in Boone’s latest film.

    (25) by Ben Kendrick
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past

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

    (196) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Godzilla

    Edwards smartly blends sixty years worth of Godzilla movies into a cautionary tale warning of modern humankind’s arrogance, presenting the King of Monsters as both horror and hero.

    (413) by Ben Kendrick
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier

    The Russo Brothers build a strong sequel on The First Avenger foundation and subsequent shared universe entries, elevating both Captain America’s skills and personal drama to refreshing heights.

    (206) by Ben Kendrick
  • Noah

    Viewers that are willing to give Noah a chance might find that, despite differences of opinion and belief, there’s plenty of universal value in Aronofsky’s gripping tale of good overcoming evil.

    (198) by Ben Kendrick
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    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.

    (13) by Sandy Schaefer
  • The LEGO Movie

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

    (77) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Her

    Her is further proof that the outlandish imagination of Spike Jonze may be one of the most accurate and insightful lenses for observing the great human saga.

    (47) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Lone Survivor

    Lone Survivor succeeds at paying honor to all the men and women who have died in military service (not just SEAL Team 10) by shining a spotlight on the horror and the bravery of war.

    (56) by Ben Kendrick
  • American Hustle

    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.

    (37) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Inside Llewyn Davis

    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.

    (8) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Saving Mr. Banks

    This is a solid bet for that feel-good family film, despite the fact that it contains some heavier (but worthwhile) dramatic elements.

    (23) by Kofi Outlaw
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

    The director has once again delivered a humorous and enthralling (read: downright entertaining) adventure in Middle-earth with rich characters, sharp visuals, and an epic storyline.

    (143) by Ben Kendrick