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Paranoia

This techno-thriller starring Liam Hemsworth, Harrison Ford, and Gary Oldman arrives inert.

Steve Davis, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

The World's End

Twelve pints in 12 pubs – what could go wrong for the Shaun of the Dead gang?

Kimberley Jones, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

You're Next

What begins on a familiar slasher/home-invasion note, quickly escalates into a hellishly suspenseful, take-zero-prisoners affair.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

Ain't Them Bodies Saints

A hardscrabble, heartbreaking, love-and-death affair is gorgeously captured in David Lowery's Texas feature.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

Computer Chess

Andrew Bujalski’s Austin-made film is a boldly original, black-and-white portrait of computer culture in the early Eighties.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

In a World …

Lake Bell wrote, directed, and stars in this ambitious comedy about about a female voiceover artist trying to make it in Hollywood.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

Jobs

Ashton Kutcher plays Apple visionary Steve Jobs in this unrevealing biopic.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 23, 2013

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Within our modern world lives another world, one of demons and demon hunters, as well as werewolves and vampires. After her mother disappears, Clary Fray...

Louis Black, Review, Aug. 22, 2013

Prince Avalanche

Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch co-star in David Gordon Green's pleasing backcounty dramady, whose tone is heightened by its setting in burned-out Bastrop, Texas.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 16, 2013

Kick-Ass 2

Kick-Ass and Hit-Girl are back for more bloody and profane to bust more supervillain heads.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 16, 2013

Lee Daniels' The Butler

The stars shine bright in this broad yet moving overview of the last 90 years of African-American history.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 16, 2013

The Spectacular Now

An outstanding cast and eloquent storytelling shape this delicate film that becomes a dark study of a budding, young alcoholic.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Aug. 16, 2013

The Act of Killing

In this disturbing documentary, former Indonesian death-squad leaders boastfully reenact their real-life mass killings with touches inspired by their favorite movies.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 9, 2013

Blue Jasmine

Class difference and life's shambles are on Woody Allen's mind as he leads Cate Blanchett through a perfectly calibrated performance as a Park Avenue matron brought low by modern finance.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 9, 2013

Elysium

In the year 2154, the rabble live on the garbage dump of Earth while the elite live in the perfect Elysium in the sky; Matt Damon is a mad Max who breaks on through.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 9, 2013

Planes

This new animated film is charmless and schematic.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Aug. 8, 2013

Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters

Poseiden's son and his pals reunite to retrieve the Golden Fleece, but only the film's special effects grabbed our attention.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 8, 2013

The Smurfs 2

The Smurfs invade Paris. (Must've heard Jerry Lewis is a god there.)

Steve Davis, Review, Aug. 2, 2013

Blackfish

Orcas exploited in the name of entertainment and free enterprise is bad business in the view of this doc.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 2, 2013

The Attack

When the wife of an assimilated Arab in Israel is identified a suicide bomber, the unwitting husband questions both his marriage and hiss Palestinian identity.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 2, 2013

Cockneys vs. Zombies

This bloody good zom-com stands out from the crowd of zombies recently invading our screens.

Marc Savlov, Review, Aug. 2, 2013

2 Guns

Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg let the bullets fly in this intricate action puzzle.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Aug. 2, 2013

We're the Millers

This Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis comedy shows some sweetly crude family values.

Steve Davis, Review, Aug. 2, 2013

The Wolverine

With perma-snarl intact, Hugh Jackman is back as the Wolverine hunts new prey in Japan.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

R.I.P.D.

The Rest in Peace Department of undead police officers is joined by a recently slain cop.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

Fruitvale Station

This hot-button film creates a sad portrait of a young black man unjustly shot down.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

The Hunt

Mads Mikkelsen stars in this Danish film by Thomas Vinterberg as a man whose enitre life is undone by a little girl's lie.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

I'm So Excited!

Pedro Almodóvar's comic romp aims sky high.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

The To Do List

The twist in this raunchy loss-of-virginity comedy starring Aubrey Plaza is that it comes from a teenage girls' perspective.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

V/H/S/2

Horror anthology scares up few thrills.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 26, 2013

The Conjuring

This supernatural thriller from the director of Saw could be mistaken for The Amityville Exorcist.

Steve Davis, Review, Jul. 19, 2013

Girl Most Likely

Kristen Wiig plays the darker side of the girl who hasn't fulfilled her potential and Annette Bening co-stars as her Atlantic City mom.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jul. 19, 2013

Only God Forgives

Drive's Nicolas Winding Refn reunites again with Ryan Gosling and adds Kristin Scott Thomas to the mix for this descent into heartlessness.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 19, 2013

Red 2

No wonder Bruce Willis has become the king of the sequels: He reliably delivers more of whatever it is we liked the last time.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jul. 19, 2013

Grown Ups 2

Sandler and pals return to the well.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 19, 2013

Fill the Void

In this fascinating Israeli film set within a community of ultra-Orthodox Jews, a young woman grapples with whether to marry her dead sister's husband.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 19, 2013

Turbo

A snail wants to race in the Indy 500 in this new animated comedy.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 18, 2013

Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain

The comedian's stand-up act is captured live in this new concert film.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jul. 12, 2013

What Maisie Knew

Young Maisie’s divorced parents are negligent, not cruel, in this contemporary take on the novel by Henry James from the co-directors of the Deep End.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jul. 12, 2013

Pacific Rim

When monsters and robots engage in epic battle, puny humans huddle in movie theatres to pay respect.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jul. 12, 2013

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