Reviews // 18 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2011
9 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
You may snicker when looking over this list, but these are the films of 2011 that made us feel guilty for loving them so -- and love them we do.
The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008
15 Jan 2009 // 3:00 PM
Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.
'Our Brand Is Crisis' Careens Between Calamities
30 Oct 2015 // 5:45 AM
A campaign tour bus chase on a winding mountain road (with a mooning incident); personal confessions (lots of alcohol and tears) and; dark pronouncements about packaging and selling candidates.
'Manglehorn' Showcases David Gordon Green's Odd Lyricism
6 Jul 2015 // 3:00 AM
Manglehorn emphasizes its title character's inability to accept many forms of attention, good or bad.
Enjoy the Silence: 'Prince Avalanche'
30 Aug 2013 // 3:00 AM
Like nature, reclaiming the charcoal stumps and twigs, these two are starting to reorder and reestablish their lives. Eventually, they'll be fine. For now, they're a work in progress.
McBride, the Vulgarian: 'Your Highness'
8 Apr 2011 // 2:00 AM
This is a film that wallows in a level of scatology so severe that the Farrelly Brothers might as well give up on the subgenre for good.