April 12, 2018 -
Who are we and who do we want to be? These are the big questions left on our minds after watching Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs,” a stop-motion animation about talking dogs.
April 5, 2018 -
Sawyer Valentini (Claire Foy) has PTSD from a stalker who attacked her first via her phone, and Steven Soderbergh films the horror game her life becomes on an iPhone.
March 29, 2018 -
Almost 17 years later, the relentless gun violence of the original “Tomb Raider” hasn’t aged well...
March 15, 2018 -
Good message and strong cast help pass the ‘Time’
March 8, 2018 -
Jennifer Lawrence’s (Dominika) and other dead-eyed youths are trained in seduction and small arms fire... as the Cold War isn’t really over—Russia can still be victorious because social media will be the downfall of the West.
March 1, 2018 -
“The movie is stunning and strange, an adventure we rarely get to take in contemporary cinema....”
February 22, 2018 -
Wakanda offers a present-day vision of Afrofuturism, where fighter planes shaped like traditional masks slip through portals and an underground railroad zips folks around.
February 15, 2018 -
The real life heroes saved the day but not the film.
February 8, 2018 -
The Australian directors attempt to add more chills in “Winchester,” their origin story about San Jose's rambling estate, than the tourist attraction has on its own.
February 1, 2018 -
The film, set in 1892, begins with a title card featuring a D.H. Lawrence quote, “The essential American soul is hard, isolate, stoic, and a killer,” then starts in on the killing.
January 25, 2018 -
Daniel Day Lewis returns to the screen in this new film by Paul Thomas Anderson.
January 18, 2018 -
“The Commuter” merrily flips between subgenres, from whodunit to runaway train to hostage hotbox.
January 11, 2018 -
Andrew Sorkin stacks the deck in more ways than one
January 4, 2018 -
‘Downsizing’ falls short on oversized concept. And that accent!
December 21, 2017 -
A holiday treat for ‘Star Wars’ fans.
December 14, 2017 -
“Anybody who talks about California hedonism has never spent a Christmas in Sacramento.” - Joan Didion
December 7, 2017 -
Frances McDormand is on the hunt for another Oscar
November 30, 2017 -
A lovely new film from Pixar is playing right in town.
November 22, 2017 -
Not the worst film ever but possibly the worst of 2017
November 16, 2017 -
The book on which the film is based is rightly famous and, if such a thing can be said about a classical murder mystery, still controversial within its genre.