priya kansara in polite society

‘Polite Society’ is a stylish and inventive action extravaganza

It's a strong debut from the creator of 'We Are Lady Parts.'

On Apr 27, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

david jonsson as dom (left) and vivian oparah as yas (right) in rye lane

‘Rye Lane’ takes you on a charming adventure through South London

It's an instant classic.

On Mar 30, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

julia louis-dreyfus in you hurt my feelings

Here are the best movies of Sundance 2023 so far

Here are some of our favorites from the festival so far.

On Jan 28, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

geraldine viswanathan (left) and emilia jones (right) in cat person

‘Cat Person’ doesn’t back down from the provocative threads at the center of the viral short story

Emilia Jones and Nicholas Braun bring the viral 'New Yorker' short story to life.

On Jan 24, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

jonathan majors in magazine dreams

‘Magazine Dreams’ brings a powerhouse Jonathan Majors performance to the screen

It's an intense roller coaster of a movie.

On Jan 23, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

lily latorre in run rabbit run

‘Run Rabbit Run’ is powered by a great Sarah Snook performance but doesn’t bring much else new to the table

The horror film follows the arrival of a mysterious white rabbit on a mother's doorstep.

On Jan 22, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

a person in silver gear standing in front of an erupting volcano in fire of love

‘Fire of Love’ blends volcanic wonder with an emotional love story

The documentary is now streaming on Disney+.

On Nov 15, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

daryl mccormack (left) and emma thompson (right) in good luck to you leo grande

‘Good Luck to You, Leo Grande’ is far more than skin-deep

Emma Thompson and Daryl McCormack star in this sex-positve two-hander.

On Jun 20, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

cooper raiff (left) and dakota johnson (right) in cha cha real smooth

Review: ‘Cha Cha Real Smooth’ is a charming coming-of-age film

Cooper Raiff's sophomore effort shines.

On Jun 19, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

alexei navalny in navalny

‘Navalny’ is a tense watch that has the feel of a thriller

The Russian opposition leader is front and center.

On May 26, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

anna diop in nanny

This week in streaming: The best movies from Sundance 2022

Plus: A review of Hulu's 'Pam & Tommy.'

On Feb 2, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

colin farrell in after yang

‘After Yang’ is a contemplative exploration of loss and memory

Colin Farrell grounds this existential drama.

On Jan 28, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

sebastian stan (left) and daisy edgar-jones (right) in fresh

‘Fresh’ serves up stylized body horror on a platter

Sebastian Stan stands out as the charmer who takes a darker turn.

On Jan 26, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

lucille ball (left) and desi arnaz (right) in lucy and desi

‘Lucy and Desi’ is a conventional and intimate look at one of TV’s most famous couples

Amy Poehler's documentary puts the spotlight on Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz as individuals.

On Jan 24, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

russell (left) and ron mael holding window panes

‘The Sparks Brothers’ shines an overdue light on the influential band

Edgar Wright chronicles just how Sparks became your favorite band's favorite band.

On Jun 19, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski