Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Movie Reviews

  • Indiewire
    4 comments
    tweet
    21

    TORONTO REVIEW | "The Ides of March" is George Clooney's Monster Movie

    "The Ides of March" finds George Clooney working at the most intimate scale of his directing career. Since his uneven and overambitious debut almost a decade ago, the Charlie Kaufman-scripted "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind," Clooney has tried his hand at a variety of material. After the ill-receiv...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    TORONTO REVIEW | How Werner Herzog's Trademarks Impact "Into the Abyss"

    Werner Herzog never enters the frame during his latest eccentric nonfiction foray, "Into the Abyss," but the director's phantom presence is the star of the show. Herzog is heard on the other side of the camera; he's occasionally visible as a reflection in a glass divider when speaking with his incar...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Head Start: Here's 33 Reviews of Toronto Movies

    The Toronto International Film Festival opens today, cutting the ribbon on a busy week-and-a-half affair in which over 200 features from around the world will be unveiled for a diverse audience of casual moviegoers and industry professionals alike. Our coverage will be plentiful, but we actually sta...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    Small Screens: A 9/11 Widow Talks "Rebirth," Our DVD Pick of the Week

    Shortly after opening in select theaters last month (it hits more markets throughout September), Jim Whitaker's documentary portrait of emotional and physical rebuilding following 9/11, "Rebirth," hits DVD today. It's iW's pick of the week.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Telluride Review Round-Up: Glenn Close Passion Project Albert Nobbs

    Based on the Telluride reaction to Glenn Close's long-aborning gender-bender drama Albert Nobbs, the veteran actress has a shot at an Oscar nomination--and so does supporting actress Janet McTeer. Roadside Attractions is planning a late year release--outside the fray--and will push hard for awar...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Venice Film Fest Review: Steve McQueen's Shame is Graphic, Transgressive, Full Frontal

    David Gritten reviews Steve McQueen's Shame from Venice; the film also screens at Telluride Sunday en route to Toronto, where it seeks a brave distributor willing to take on its NC-17 content.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    9

    REVIEW | "I'm Glad My Mother's Alive" is the Rare Case for Spoilers

    French father-son directing duo Nathan and Claude Miller have assembled a tense family drama that provides a fresh take on familiar circumstances: An adopted son in search of his true lineage. It's unclear at what point Thomas (played as an adolescent by Maime Renard, followed by Vincent Rottiers as...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    What to See, What to Skip: New Reviews This Week

    This week, if 3D sharks don't happen to be your thing, don't fret. There are plenty of indie releases opening in limited release that are worth your top dollar. Figure out what to see by checking out all the reviews published this week on indieWIRE and our Blog Network.

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    book review—Paul on Mazursky

    by Sam Wasson; foreword by Mel Brooks (Wesleyan University Press)

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    14

    Cronenberg's "A Dangerous Method" Splits Critics In Venice

    David Cronenberg has been a polarizing director since his days as an artfully bizarre Canadian B-movie director, and his latest work "A Dangerous Method" is proving that he has no interest in winning over his most skeptical critics. The film, which premiered today at Venice, will no doubt leave fest...

    Read More »

Popular Posts


  • Oscar Predicts Chart 2014Oscar Predictions 2015 UPDATEThompson on Hollywood
  • Julie Delpy to Start Shooting Her Sixth ...Women and Hollywood
  • FelonyExclusive: Secure The Perimeter With ...The Playlist
  • Daily Reads: The Best 'Law & Order' ...Criticwire
  • 'Key & Peele's' Lady Problem (And the ...Women and Hollywood
  • LaggiesKeira Knightley Also In The Mix Of Contenders ...The Playlist
  • Black Radical Imagination Screening ...Shadow and Act
  • BOI Projected Top 10: Denzel Has No ...Box Office Insider
  • Watch Viola Davis in Trailer for Cybercrime ...Shadow and Act
  • Interstellar, skipBlast Off With More New Images From ...The Playlist
  • Serena'Serena' Starring Jennifer Lawrence ...The Playlist
  • Ridley Scott Says ‘Blade Runner 2’ Is ...The Playlist
  • World Animation Summit To Honor Phil ...Animation Scoop
  • Triggerfish hooks Aardman’s SheriffAnimation Scoop
  • Interview: Producer Virginie Besson-Silla ...Animation Scoop

Latest Tweets


Follow us