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.
November 9, 2017 -
For those keeping track, it’s not until an hour and four minutes into the film that we finally see Chris Hemsworth without his shirt on.
November 2, 2017 -
Satirically or otherwise, “Suburbicon” isn’t even a little funny
October 26, 2017 -
A timely film that mirrors Sonoma’s harrowing fires
October 23, 2017 -
In “The Foreigner,” we get about 90 tender seconds of Ngoc Minh Quan (Jackie Chan) bonding with his teenage daughter Fan (Katie Leung) on their way to a frock shop on a busy London street.
October 19, 2017 -
For the entirety of its running time, you watch “Blade Runner: 2049” feeling the unenviable position of director Denis Villaneuve, who is trying to follow 1982’s “Blade Runner,” one of the most influential films ever.
October 5, 2017 -
Does Cruise don aviators, take the new plane up and fly low enough to buzz his handler? Of course he does...
September 28, 2017 -
Low tech, high tech fun for kids