Throughout his long career, the suave British actor—who died at age 89—refused to take himself too seriously.
The midlife crisis film, based on a short story by E.L. Doctorow, is a strange, muted drama.
Ridley Scott's latest movie wisely focuses on extraterrestrial suspense, not windy philosophizing.
Ridley Scott’s last sci-fi epic was called an unsatisfying Alien prequel on release, but it’s far smarter, and bleaker, than many might remember.
Fire Walk With Me, David Lynch’s film version of his hit series, was derided upon release. Today, it might offer a glimpse of what’s to come in his Showtime revival.
The Australian kidnapping drama is not for the faint of heart.
A new film by Guy Ritchie is cinema’s latest attempt to find something new in the ancient British tales of chivalric heroism.
The new film, starring Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn, is a kidnapping comedy with very little payoff.
The new Netflix documentary is timely, to say the least.
The film focuses on telling a good story that can stand on its own—not dealing with an entire universe of superheroes.
The indie drama follows a husband and wife who embark on a torrid affair with one another after years of estrangement.
Oren Moverman’s new film, in which two couples meet to discuss an incident involving their sons, seethes with toxic envy and moral decay.
While not quite living up to the original, the Marvel sequel is again carried by its superpowered cast and soundtrack.
The most idiosyncratic action hero of the ’80s and ’90s is experiencing a late-career renaissance in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and the Fast & Furious movies.
The new documentary from Laura Poitras, the director of Citizenfour, follows the Wikileaks founder as his public profile radically shifts around him.
The HBO documentary by Perri Peltz looks at four families devastated by addiction to prescription pills.
The glut of new films, marking the 25th anniversary of the unrest, are imperfect but panoramic portrayals of the events that shook the city and the nation.
James Ponsoldt’s new film, based on a novel by Dave Eggers, sees Emma Watson join a Facebook-like company with sinister intentions.
The Oscar-winning director died at the age of 73, leaving behind a legacy of eclectic, deeply humane filmmaking.
Netflix’s new documentary takes a look at the infamous 1996 murder case through the eyes of actors trying to audition for a fictional film about it.