Tate Taylor
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The Best Female Film Performances of 2011
16 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

It was a monumental year for women in film as our selections for 2011's best female performances indicate... over and over and over again.

Summer Movie Preview: August 2011
4 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

August brings us a clash between horror and sci-fi as vampires, demons, and super-intelligent apes battle the Grim Reaper and a beefy Barbarian for your last few popcorn coins.


For 'The Girl on the Train' the Next Stop Is Boredom
7 Oct 2016 // 3:30 AM

The Girl on the Train delivers mildly interesting voyeurism, at best.

'Get On Up': James Brown Imagined
1 Aug 2014 // 6:30 AM

"You see where this thing is going" from the first frames of Get On Up. But you also wish you didn't; you wish that it would have been smarter, more nuanced, and less fantastic.


White Never Makes Right: 'The Help' (Blu-ray)
6 Dec 2011 // 3:30 AM

Indeed, horror is what's missing here... horror and a sense of the real world working its way into the isolation of (this small town).

'The Help' Holds Fast to Its Meaningful Message
11 Aug 2011 // 11:59 PM

While it's too long and too timid, The Help is still a wonderful, evocative indictment

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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