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No Strings Attached
Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher play characters who test whether a relationship can remain purely sexual.
"...Directed by: Ivan Reitman. Starring: Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher, Kevin Kline, Carey Elwes, Greta Gerwig,..."

Jan. 28, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Annihilation
Alex Garland's SF mystery is weird for weirdness' sake.
"...by: Alex Garland. Starring: Gina Rodriguez, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac and Tessa Thompson...."

March 2, 2018 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Your Highness
This vulgar medieval travesty is awfully good fun when it works.
"...by: David Gordon Green. Starring: Danny McBride, James Franco, Natalie Portman, Toby Jones, Justin Theroux, Zooey Deschanel, Charles Dance,..."

April 8, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Eating Animals
Natalie Portman narrated documentary about the ethics of farming versus factory farming.
"...narrated) by one of Hollywood’s finest actors, well-known vegan Natalie Portman, the clout, and expectation, is staggering. I have..."

June 29, 2018 Movie Review by Jessi Cape

Out of the Dark
"...him, going so far as to dress up like Natalie Portman's character from the same Luc Besson film just..."

Oct. 20, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Up Too Early
Google Streetview fashion critique from South First
"...and nerdy Roman sandals? OK, maybe if she was Natalie Portman that would be hotter, but only slightly...."

July 25, 2012 Chronolog Post by The Luv Doc

A Tale of Love and Darkness
Natalie Portman adapts Amos Oz's acclaimed memoir
"...Directed by: Natalie Portman. Starring: Natalie Portman, Shira Haas, Amir Tessler and..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Thor
Marvel Comics' muscle-bound mook with delusions of demi-godhood is well-played by Chris Hemsworth.
"...Directed by: Kenneth Branagh. Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Hopkins, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Kat Dennings, Clark Gregg,..."

May 6, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Free Zone
Israeli film presents the region's conflict in terms of the world's most annoying, dysfunctional-family road trip, which renders the proceedings almost as exhausting as the real thing.
"...Directed by: Amos Gitai. Starring: Natalie Portman, Hana Laszlo and Hiam Abbass. AFS@Dobie Free Zone's..."

July 28, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Jane Got a Gun
Natalie Portman stars in and produced this Western
"...Directed by: Gavin O'Connor. Starring: Natalie Portman, Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor, Rodrigo Santoro, Noah Emmerich..."

Feb. 5, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Jackie
A portrait of the First Lady in the aftermath of JFK's assassination
"...Directed by: Pablo Larraín. Starring: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup, Richard E...."

Dec. 23, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Vox Lux
Pop star drama is all off-key
"...Directed by: Brady Corbet. Starring: Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Raffey Cassidy, Stacy Martin and Willem..."

Dec. 14, 2018 Movie Review by Danielle White

Black Swan
Darren Aronofsky and Natalie Portman whip things into a baroque frenzy in this crazed hybrid of drama and horror set amid a ballet corps.
"...Directed by: Darren Aronofsky. Starring: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel, Barbara Hershey, Winona Ryder..."

Dec. 10, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Other Boleyn Girl
The Other Boleyn Girl, with Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson, is an engagingly sordid meditation on protofeminism.
"...Directed by: Justin Chadwick. Starring: Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Eric Bana, Jim Sturgess, Mark Rylance,..."

Feb. 29, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium
Starring Dustin Hoffman, Natalie Portman, and Jason Bateman, and directed by the writer of Stranger Than Fiction, Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium has whimsy coming out of its ears.
"...Directed by: Zach Helm. Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Natalie Portman, Jason Bateman, Zach Mills, Ted Ludzik, Rebecca Northan,..."

Nov. 16, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Where the Heart is
"...James Frain, Joan Cusack, Stockard Channing, Ashley Judd and Natalie Portman. The writing team of Lowell Ganz and Babaloo..."

April 28, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Beautiful Girls
"...Directed by: Ted Demme. Starring: Timothy Hutton, Matt Dillon, Natalie Portman, Mira Sorvino, Michael Rapaport, Max Perlich, Uma Thurman,..."

Feb. 9, 1996 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Goya's Ghosts
Neither a biopic of the artist nor a historical epic, Goya's Ghosts is a timeless study of the human potential for barbarism and hypocrisy.
"...Directed by: Milos Forman. Starring: Javier Bardem, Stellan Skarsgård, Natalie Portman, Randy Quaid, Blanca Portillo, Michael Lonsdale, José Luis..."

Aug. 10, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

V for Vendetta
This is a thinking person’s action film – a futuristic slice of pop-culture agitprop, replete with a costumed antihero, lovingly choreographed action sequences, cunningly ornate dialogue, and a terrific, rousing score.
"...Directed by: James McTeigue. Starring: Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea, John Hurt, Roger Allam,..."

March 17, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Anywhere But Here
"...Directed by: Wayne Wang. Starring: Susan Sarandon, Natalie Portman, Shawn Hatosy, Bonnie Bedelia, Nart Bochner, Caroline Aaaron..."

Nov. 19, 1999 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Thor: The Dark World
The Marvel cinematic universe opens its gates once again, and The Dark World does not disappoint.
"...Directed by: Alan Taylor. Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Christopher Eccleston, Idris Elba,..."

Nov. 8, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Brothers
This drama is inferior in practically every way to Danish director Susanne Bier’s original – but now with more U2!
"...Directed by: Jim Sheridan. Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Tobey Maguire, Sam Shepard, Mare Winningham, Bailee Madison,..."

Dec. 11, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Paris, Je T'Aime
Eighteen short films by an international who’s-who of filmmakers make up this omnibus celebrating the joys and sorrows of love and Paris, organized by neighborhood.
"...Moreno, Barbet Schroeder, Willem Dafoe, Juliette Binoche, Miranda Richardson, Natalie Portman, Rufus Sewell, Gérard Depardieu, Elijah Wood, Emily Mortimer,..."

June 22, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Garden State
A mash note to love that speaks to Generation Y as powerfully as The Graduate did to the Boomers.
"...Directed by: Zach Braff. Starring: Braff, Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Ian Holm, Jean Smart and Method..."

Aug. 20, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Professional
Enigmatic hitman becomes unlikely caretaker of and mentor to the girl next door. The film features wonderful performances and lots of visual panache.
"...Directed by: Luc Besson. Starring: Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, Natalie Portman and Danny Aiello. For his American debut, French..."

Nov. 18, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Austin Film Festival Gets a Vox Lux
New Natalie Portman movie announced for opening night
"...has announced that Vox Lux, the new film from Natalie Portman, will be the opening night title for this..."

Oct. 3, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Backing 'Black'
The Austin Film Critics Association announces 2010 awards
"...additional four prizes, including a Best Actress win for Natalie Portman. The actress has swept virtually every critics' group..."

Dec. 24, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Hornucopia
UT avoids what would have been devastating home loss to Baylor
"...The game started spectacularly for newlywed Natalie Portman's favorite team (this week). In town filming an..."

Oct. 26, 2012 Sports Column by Michael Corcoran

Ring in the HollyDaze
Holiday Movie Previews
"...Sidney, Jim Brown, Pam Grier, Pierce Brosnan, Lisa Marie, Natalie Portman, Martin Short, Rod Steiger, Paul Winfield, Danny DeVito,..."

Nov. 29, 1996 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones
"...Samuel L. Jackson, Frank Oz, Christopher Lee, Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman and Ewan McGregor. If you managed to catch..."

May 17, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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