Ben Stiller’s follow-up to his own comedy classic is a downright bummer, no matter how many celebrity cameos it tries to cram in.
Though not quite as clever as it thinks it is, the Ryan Reynolds vehicle is a reminder that humor and superpowers go together just fine.
Netflix will soon be streaming Look Who’s Back—a German satire that imagines the Führer as a YouTube star.
The rollicking adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s 2009 mashup gives Jane Austen’s beloved novel an undead twist.
The Coen brothers’ latest film may not rank among their greatest, but it is an unexpectedly delightful celebration of the movies.
In the ’80s and ’90s, artists were charged with making films seem as lurid and enticing as possible, regardless of plot.
Don’t blame her for his death, though. The constraints of storytelling sealed his fate.
Chris Pine and Casey Affleck bring stoicism to the true story of a daring Coast Guard rescue.
The buzz from this year’s festival, from the historical drama The Birth of a Nation to a bizarre comedy starring Daniel Radcliffe
Why advocates are backing away from a theoretically helpful term that’s being misused in ways big and small
The uproar the Academy’s proposed membership changes have sparked indicate how necessary they are.
The legendary director will be back on television next year, returning to a genre he helped transform.
Facing a Hollywood backlash, the Academy pledged to double its minority and women membership by 2020.
More than any other in its genre, the Oscar-nominated Hungarian film brings to life an atrocity that’s at risk of becoming an abstraction.
At 82, the celebrated actress is very much in her prime.
The actor’s nomination for his work in Creed isn’t just the result of low audience expectations.
The debut film by the Hungarian director László Nemes is a powerful, unsettling addition to the cinema of the Holocaust.
The Oscar-nominated French-Turkish film is a tender, funny, and painful portrait of five sisters fighting for their freedom.
The Transformers director Michael Bay offers a rip-roaring drama based on the 2012 events in Libya, but channels none of the complexity the subject deserved.
Through more than four decades of work on stage and screen, the English star was a definitive actor for generations of audiences.