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Monsters University

This sequel is a prequel about the school days of the future Monsters, Inc. employees, Sulley and Mike.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jun. 21, 2013

Pandora's Promise

Bringing a fresh voice to an old controversy, this documentary argues that nuclear power is the true green energy.

Louis Black, Review, Jun. 21, 2013

World War Z

This bio-disaster movie with zombies and Brad Pitt is smart and ambitious, even if it doesn't break the mold.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 21, 2013

Much Ado About Nothing

With Shakespearean language tripping off their contemporary tongues, the actors are more than game for Joss Whedon's informal, black-and-white take on this classic comedy.

Steve Davis, Review, Jun. 21, 2013

The Bling Ring

Sofia Coppola relates this true-life crime story about Hollywood teens who boosted things from celebrities' homes so they could walk a mile in their Louboutons.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 21, 2013

This Is the End

Be mindful when partying at James Franco's house: You could get stuck there for the apocalypse with Seth Rogen and Co.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 14, 2013

The East

This crypto-thriller that explores moral grounds before turning gauzy is the latest film from Sound of My Voice's Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 14, 2013

Midnight's Children

Salman Rushdie wrote the screenplay for this film, which is based on his Booker Prize-winning novel about the children who were born at the exact hour of India's independence in 1947.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 14, 2013

Man of Steel

This new Superman flies without a lot of emotional baggage, which is mostly a good thing though the character could stand a bit more dramatic heft.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jun. 13, 2013

Now You See Me

This magicians' caper film has a good cast but very little else hidden up its sleeve.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 7, 2013

Stories We Tell

Canadian filmmaker and actress Sarah Polley goes looking for her biological father and comes homes with a wise and poetic documentary about the nature of truth.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 7, 2013

The Internship

Once Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson joined forces to crash weddings; in their new comedy, the duo crashes Google as older-than-average interns.

Kimberley Jones, Review, Jun. 7, 2013

The Kings of Summer

This Sundance favorite is a perfect yet offbeat summer movie about teens who ditch their families and try to live like men in a ground-level treehouse in the woods.

Steve Davis, Review, Jun. 7, 2013

The Purge

Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey star in this suspenseful horror film that's set in the near future and poses dark possibilities and even darker lighting.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, Jun. 7, 2013

After Earth

Often gorgeous, sometimes fascinating, this Smith-family outing is ultimately unwieldy and unsurprising.

Louis Black, Review, May. 31, 2013

American Mary

The plastic surgery performed in this horror film gives real meaning to going under the knife.

Steve Davis, Review, May. 31, 2013


Real-life adventurer Thor Heyerdahl's 1947 trip across the Pacific on a raft is re-created in this beautifully lensed film.

Steve Davis, Review, May. 31, 2013

Love Is All You Need

Danish Oscar-winner Susanne Bier lightens her tone with this grown-up romantic comedy that stars Pierce Brosnan.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, May. 31, 2013

Frances Ha

There's a tour de force performance by Greta Gerwig and no small amount of magic in this winning movie by Noah Baumbach about a generation in flux.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 30, 2013

Before Midnight

This third European outing with Celine and Jesse is a grand accomplishment.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, May. 24, 2013

Fast & Furious 6

The curiously addictive fast-cars franchise is still committed to excess.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 24, 2013

The Hangover: Part III

The hard-R comedy trilogy concludes with more mortal peril and questionable taste.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 24, 2013

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's

This doc about the storied department store stays relentlessly on-message.

Leah Churner, Review, May. 24, 2013


This imaginative 3-D animated fantasy takes place in a forest world.

Louis Black, Review, May. 23, 2013

Low Lighting

Soderbergh flickers into retirement with 'Behind the Candelabra'

Reviewed by Patrick Courtney, May. 23, 2013

In the House

A pleasurably heady thriller from French auteur François Ozon.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 17, 2013

Star Trek Into Darkness

The Star Trek reboot may be overly familiar, but it's still a hell of a lot of fun.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 17, 2013

At Any Price

This family drama puts a human face on corporate agribusiness.

Leah Churner, Review, May. 17, 2013

Gimme the Loot

This prize-winning indie debut follows two wannabe graffiti artists on one long night.

Monica Riese, Review, May. 17, 2013

The Iceman

Michael Shannon stars as a contract killer with a double life.

Louis Black, Review, May. 17, 2013


South Korea's Kim Ki-duk makes his most commercial film yet, but it's still full of queasy-making moments.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, May. 17, 2013

Tyler Perry Presents Peeples

This likable comedy is equal parts silly and sweet.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 17, 2013

Arthur Newman

Colin Firth and Emily Blunt star in this road picture about two people who try to escape their identities but fall in love and learn to accept their responsibilities.

Louis Black, Review, May. 10, 2013


Renoir is great at capturing an Impressionist atmosphere on film but this story about the family relations is dramatically inert.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, May. 10, 2013

The Great Gatsby

A great American novel does not always a great movie make, but Baz Lurhmann, a director of delirious excess, certainly seems an apt fit for the Roaring Twenties.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 9, 2013

The Big Wedding

In this wedding comedy, a bridegroom’s bitterly divorced parents (De Niro and Keaton) must pretend they’re still married to appease his Catholic birth mother.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 3, 2013

Trash Dance

The process used by Austin choreographer Allison Orr to create this dance piece for garbage trucks and sanitation workers is revealed in this fascinating documentary record.

Marjorie Baumgarten, Review, May. 3, 2013

The Angels' Share

Scottish social-realist director Ken Loach is back with a new movie about young delinquents and a whisky-distillery heist.

Leah Churner, Review, May. 3, 2013


A period piece about two generations of matadors is fused with the Snow White fairy tale in this black-and-white Spanish charmer.

Kimberley Jones, Review, May. 3, 2013

Iron Man 3

It's more of the same, but the same is pretty good.

Louis Black, Review, May. 3, 2013

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