The Nora Ephron comedy, starring the talented actors Steve Martin, Rick Moranis, and Joan Cusack, sags under the weight of lazy stereotype.
The feature about a school of deaf, teenage gangsters paints a bleak picture of life in Ukraine, but is riveting none the less.
The controversial coming-of-age story unfolds during a time before the Internet changed what it means to be adolescent.
The N.W.A. biopic captures how racial politics and police violence fueled the legendary group’s rise. It’s also a reminder of how few mainstream rappers take on the same subjects in their music today.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens sounds like it’s going to have a fanboy for a villain, and that could be brilliant.
Unpacking the awfulness of Josh Trank’s dull, sour reboot
Meryl Streep stars as a troubled musician in a strangely gentle family-reconciliation dramedy.
Why are there so few cultural portrayals of women in combat?
It may no longer constitute "acting," but the star's physically demanding performance powers the latest installment of the spy franchise.
The franchise channels its star’s manic energy, resisting character development in favor of insane stunts.
During the multi-country press tour for Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, not even Jon Stewart has dared ask Tom Cruise about Scientology.
They’d spoil the movie, except that the movie has already spoiled itself.
Irrational Man, like so many of the prolific filmmaker’s works, is a loosely drawn exploration of the desire to do terrible things.
The new documentary The Look of Silence is the companion to 2012’s The Act of Killing, and follows a man who confronts the people who killed his brother in Indonesia’s 1965 anti-Communist purge.
Paul Rudd is charming, but the movie's production woes are apparent on the screen.
With an assist from director Judd Apatow, writer/star Amy Schumer has produced the most hilarious movie in a long, long while.
The summer’s latest found-footage horror film tries to find scares in a school after dark.
The star of Lawrence of Arabia and Dr. Zhivago has died at 83.
Despicable Me’s famed yellow munchkins are mischievous and amusing (especially for kids), but the movie, like its heroes, is lost without a charismatic leader.
Brian Grazer has some rules for success. He hasn’t always followed them.