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Richard Jenkins Wields a Bone Tomahawk
Old Western horror with the Six Feet Under star
"...the man he is without his back-up deputy Chicory (Richard Jenkins)...."

Oct. 23, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Killing Them Softly
Some great performances punctuate the odd pacing in this adapatation of George V. Higgins' Cogan's Trade, set within the criminal underworld.
"...Andrew Dominik. Starring: Brad Pitt, Scoot McNairy, Ben Mendelsohn, Richard Jenkins, James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta, Vincent Curatola and Sam..."

Nov. 30, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Film: The Cabin in the Woods Q&A
Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard premiere of 'Cabin in the Woods'
"...(Goddard directed) and four cast members – Bradley Whitford, Richard Jenkins, Kristen Connolly, and Anna Hutchison, joined SXSW Film..."

March 9, 2012 Screens Post by Melanie Haupt

Eat Pray Love
Julia Roberts stars in this adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's novel about a journey of self-discovery, but the result is undercooked.
"...Directed by: Ryan Murphy. Starring: Julia Roberts, Javier Bardem, Richard Jenkins, James Franco, Billy Crudup, Viola Davis, Mike O'Malley..."

Aug. 13, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Shape of Water
An unconventional love story from one of the best fabulists
"...del Toro. Starring: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg, Doug Jones, David Hewlett and Nick..."

Dec. 8, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Visitor
The writer/director of The Station Agent is back with another interpersonal drama that is strangely both predictable and unpredictable.
"...Directed by: Tom McCarthy. Starring: Richard Jenkins, Haaz Sleiman, Danai Jekesai Gurira, Hiam Abbass and..."

April 25, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Step Brothers
Will Ferrell's newest is a lot like Will Ferrell's oldest, which is to say it feels like an amped-up Saturday Night Live skit.
"...McKay. Starring: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Mary Steenburgen, Richard Jenkins, Adam Scott and Kathryn Hahn. Will Ferrell's newest..."

July 25, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bone Tomahawk
Hybrid Western/horror film starring Kurt Russell is a brutal delight
"...by: S. Craig Zahler. Starring: Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Richard Jenkins, Matthew Fox, Lili Simmons, Evan Jonigkeit, Kathryn Morris,..."

Oct. 23, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Liberal Arts
When a Manhattanite returns for a visit to his old liberal arts college, he falls hard for a student 15 years his junior.
"...Directed by: Josh Radnor. Starring: Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Olsen, Richard Jenkins, Allison Janney, Elizabeth Reaser and Kate Burton...."

Sept. 28, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

God's Pocket
Philip Seymour Hoffman, in one of his last performances, heads up a terrific ensemble cast for this offbeat drama adapted from a Pete Dexter novel.
"...Slattery. Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Christina Hendricks, John Turturro, Richard Jenkins, Eddie Marsan, Caleb Landry Jones, Peter Gerety, Joyce..."

May 16, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Film Critics Association Announces 2018's Best Films and More
If Beale Street Could Talk, The Favourite big winners
"...If Beale Street Could Talk, Barry Jenkins' adaptation of James Baldwin's novel of black life in..."

Jan. 7, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Hollars
Domestic dramedy has flashes of magic
"...Directed by: John Krasinski. Starring: John Krasinski, Margo Martindale, Richard Jenkins, Sharlto Copley, Anna Kendrick, Charlie Day, Randall Park,..."

Sept. 16, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

DVDanger: 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown
Can the WWE make an action star out of Dean Ambrose?
"...review here, and our interviews with Zahler and star Richard Jenkins). Hitman: Agent 47 (20th Century Fox) There's a..."

Dec. 30, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Company You Keep
Members of the Weather Underground resurface in this contemporary thriller directed by Robert Redford.
"...Sarandon, Nick Nolte, Chris Cooper, Terrence Howard, Stanley Tucci, Richard Jenkins, Anna Kendrick, Brendan Gleeson, Brit Marling, Sam Elliott,..."

April 26, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Darling Companion
Diane Keaton leads a wonderful cast in this so-so story about a lost dog and its unmoored people.
"...Lawrence Kasdan. Starring: Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline, Dianne Wiest, Richard Jenkins, Mark Duplass, Ayelet Zurer, Sam Shepard, Elizabeth Moss..."

May 18, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Cabin in the Woods
Cabin in the Woods is the most intoxicating morsel to hit the horror circuit since Scream or, at least, Paranormal Activity.
"...Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams, Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford, Brian White and Amy Acker...."

April 13, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Dear John
In this obvious romance, a soldier on leave falls for a girl, which leads to an anguished correspondence.
"...Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Richard Jenkins, Henry Thomas, D.J. Cotrona, Cullen Moss and Scott..."

Feb. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Burn After Reading
The Coen brothers may be masters of black comedy, but there are times when there’s no point in taking them seriously.
"...Clooney, Frances McDormand, Brad Pitt, John Malkovich, Tilda Swinton, Richard Jenkins, David Rasche and J.K. Simmons. Burn After Reading,..."

Sept. 12, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Say it Isn't So
"...Starring: Mark Pellegrino, Jack Plotnick, John Rothman, Eddie Cibrian, Richard Jenkins, Sally Field, Orlando Jones, Chris Klein and Heather..."

March 23, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Me, Myself & Irene
"...Bobby Farrelly. Starring: Ezra Buzzington, Michael Bowman, Anthony Anderson, Richard Jenkins, Robert Forster, Chris Cooper, Renée Zellweger and Jim..."

June 23, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SXSW 2012 Film Lineup Announced
'21 Jump Street' selected as Centerpiece Film
"...premieres of fest-tested films from the Zellner Bros. and Richard Linklater...."

Feb. 1, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

All Wrapped Up
Holiday Film Previews
"...D: Robert Duvall; with Duvall, Farrah Fawcett, Miranda Richardson, Todd Allen, John Beasley, June Carter Cash, Billy Joe..."

Nov. 28, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Film First Wave Announced
Jonesing for Joss Whedon? He'll be here shortly
"...Cloverfield scribe Drew Goddard and features Kristen Connolly, Ricard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford, and now-and-again Thor Chris Hemsworth (hey, maybe..."

Jan. 12, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Yes Yes: Sundance Announces 2014 Class
Austinites a-plenty in Competition and NEXT slates
"...Austin pictures to come (we’d bet a ham sandwich Richard Linklater’s just-completed Boyhood will make the list). Keep scrolling..."

Dec. 4, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

October Previews
"...Cathy Moriarty, Lucas Black, Meat Loaf Aday, Sandra Seacat, Richard Schiff, Rod Steiger...."

Sept. 10, 1999 Screens Feature

Fun With Dick and Jane
The original version of this comedy was a little countercultural, a lot class-conscious, and a touch subversive; this remake is all farce when what is needed is satire.
"...Dean Parisot. Starring: Jim Carrey, Téa Leoni, Alec Baldwin, Richard Jenkins, Jeff Garlin, Richard Burgi and Angie Harmon. When..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Shall We Dance?
Richard Gere, Jennifer Lopez, and Susan Sarandon co-star in in this tempting remake of a Japanese film about a man's midlife slump.
"...Directed by: Peter Chelsom. Starring: Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Jennifer Lopez, Stanley Tucci, Anita Gillette,..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Marjorie Baumgarten’s Top 10 Films of 2017
"...to be unlikable: Frances McDormand in Three Billboards, Miranda Richardson in Stronger, and Allison Janney in I, Tonya Acting..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

LBJ
Harrelson dons prosthetics for this complicated biopic
"...Reiner. Starring: Woody Harrelson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael Stahl-David, Richard Jenkins, Bill Pullman, C. Thomas Howell, Jeffrey Donovan and..."

Nov. 3, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Fantastic Fest Gets Arty
First titles, plus Nicolas Winding Refn on exploitation
"...group of men (including Patrick Wilson, Matthew Fox, and Richard Jenkins) who set out to rescue a local woman..."

July 30, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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