Raoul Peck’s documentary I Am Not Your Negro looks at the writer who brought his own religious issues to the civil rights movement.
by J.R. Jones on February 2, 2017
Dutch artist Michael Dudok de Wit tells the simple story of a castaway humbled by nature.
by J.R. Jones on February 15, 2017
Gene Siskel Film Center revives the beloved family dramas that treated cinema as an extension of the theater.
by J.R. Jones on February 9, 2017
A distaff counterpart to The Right Stuff (1983), this exuberant, inspiring drama tells the fact-based story of three black women who strove for upward mobility—both professional and atmospheric—as NASA mathematicians during the JFK era.
Drama, Historical Drama
Keanu Reeves follows up his underrated Man of Tai Chi with another love letter to Asian action cinema, this one displaying the influence of South Korean as well as Hong Kong movies.
Action/Adventure, Drama, Thriller
by Michael Miner on February 23, 2017 at 4:59PM
by Leah Pickett on February 23, 2017 at 3:25PM
by Leah Pickett on February 14, 2017 at 6:31PM
by Leah Pickett on February 10, 2017 at 2:30PM
by Leah Pickett on February 1, 2017 at 11:38AM
Reader critics consider the year’s animated, documentary, and live-action nominees.
on February 9, 2017 at 1:00PM
German writer-director Maren Ade goes the distance with this comic epic about a feuding father and daughter.
by J.R. Jones on January 27, 2017 at 12:00PM
Michael Keaton stars in this biopic of the man who made McDonald’s.
by J.R. Jones on January 25, 2017 at 4:30PM
Mark Wahlberg stars as a Boston cop on the trail of two lone-wolf jihadists.
by J.R. Jones on January 18, 2017 at 4:30PM
Ben Affleck’s new drama about 1920s bootleggers has a remarkably modern mindset.
by J.R. Jones on January 12, 2017 at 4:00AM