The best horror film of 2014 understands that kids, especially very young ones, deal with loss much differently than adults do.
The international trailer for the latest adaptation of the beloved French children's book swaps abstruse symbolism for familiar Disney pleasures.
The adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's bestselling memoir provides career-best opportunities for star Reese Witherspoon and director Jean-Marc Vallée.
The Star Wars reboot looks like another example of how the genre's most popular works have given up on imagining new worlds.
Will SPECTRE be even more of a Christopher Nolan homage than Skyfall?
Of course men can be raped. And of course performance art isn't the issue here.
Momentum is gathering behind Boyhood, but no consensus has emerged on Best Actor and Actress.
A new medium for humor, or cheap use of someone else's content? Images and GIFs taken from copyrighted material show modern fandom in all its creative complexity.
Fans objecting to John Boyega in The Force Awakens' teaser aren't just close-minded; they misunderstand the galaxy far, far away.
The modestly amusing spinoff, assessed by its target demographic
In movies, whites protect all of humanity; blacks usually protect their neighborhoods.
Would it have been better if they hadn't split it in two? Probably. But it's still awfully good.
The late director excelled when bringing books and plays to screen with humanity and strong performances.
Movies like The Hunger Games imagine society's present problems getting worse—except for sexism and racism, which magically disappear in the future.
A pop quiz on the diva's crucial place in film history, from Garland to Gugu
My favorite film as a kid was little-known, not-Disney, and not great. I'm fine with that.
The promo material for the new Peanuts 3-D film promises empty cheer, the opposite of what made Charles Schulz's strip so wonderful.
The director of the acclaimed new film about the sensational John du Pont story says time allowed him to understand its characters.
A story about looking for a new world is more exciting than a movie about saving an ailing one.
It's a question that requires a lot of context to answer.