The ending of Isao Takahata’s masterpiece leaves me choked up every time I watch it.
The ultra-gory post-apocalyptic BMX action film with a heart of a gold that you’ve been waiting for.
Though definitely flawed, The Force Awakens left me with a sense of wonder that lasted long after I left the theatre.
The site’s obvious love for cinema, in all of its forms, wasn’t enough to pay the bills.
Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ is pure cinematic magic. Also, it reminds me of ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ (seriously).
It’s deeply enjoyable, and even a little moving for this fan, to see Slowdive vindicated after all these years.
Did Joss Whedon really ruin Black Widow’s status as a strong female superhero?
Ultron’s development as a villain seems perfunctory but it does parallel real-world concerns over the threat of artificial intelligence.
The film’s currently available to those who order ‘Wilderness’ but will become public later this year.
New York’s Old School Kung Fu Fest is putting together a line-up of films honoring those sneakiest and coolest of cinematic assassins.
An incredible work of fandom that pays tribute to classic “Star Wars” as well as vintage anime titles like “Robotech.”
Luxury’s story isn’t necessarily your typical rock n’ roll epic, what with the priesthood and all, but it is a fascinating one.
An excellent analysis of what makes Jackie Chan’s filmmaking so unique and enjoyable.
Even after all these years — and those prequels — there’s still some magic left in the franchise.
Now that Studio Ghibli seems to be in a twilight stage of its existence, I’m doubly interested in Mami Sunada’s documentary.
The high-profile animated film is currently streaming on Netflix in a heavily edited and diminished form.
Darren Aronofsky’s Biblical adaptation serves as a bracing restorative for a story that has lost much of its bite over the centuries.
How two of my favorite critics made me reconsider a film that I’d originally dismissed.