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Review: ‘Fitting In’Maddie Ziegler Leads A Coming-Of-Age Traumedy That Is Full Of Laughs And...

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High school is a time for growth. A time of personal reflection. It’s a chance for teens to try and figure out who they...

Review: ‘Upgraded’Camila Mendes And Marisa Tomei Star In Amazon's Economical Romantic Comedy

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Part Cinderella story and all romcom, Upgraded is the newest selection from Amazon Prime Video. Starring Riverdale alum Camila Mendes and Shadow and Bone...
Cynthia Erivo in DRIFT

Review: ‘Drift’Cynthia Erivo Tries To Heal From Past Trauma In Anthony Chen's Measured, Powerful...

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There's barely a scene in Anthony Chen's unhurried drama Drift that doesn't feature star Cynthia Erivo. As Jacqueline, a Liberian refugee seemingly stranded on the...

Review: ‘Scrambled’Leah McKendrick Harvests Her Eggs In This Moving And Hilarious Pro-Choice Comedy

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In a post-Roe world, the concept of pro-choice might seem a bit crass to joke about. Films like Juno or Obvious Child make jokes...

Review: ‘How To Have Sex’Mia McKenna-Bruce's Moving Performance Bolsters Molly Manning Walker's Consent Drama

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Throughout cinema history, teenagers have been trying to have sex onscreen for years. Films like Superbad, Porkys, and The Todo List, look at the...
Lisa Frankenstein

Review: ‘Lisa Frankenstein’Kathryn Newton And Cole Sprouse Can't Jolt To Life Diablo Cody's Lame...

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There's something rotten stinking up Zelda Williams and Diablo Cody's Lisa Frankenstein, and no, it's not the corpse half of this undead teen rom-com. Unfortunately,...
Suncoast

Review: ‘Suncoast’Nico Parker, Laura Linney, And Woody Harrelson Explore Grief And Adolescence In Laura...

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*NOTE: This is a reprint of our review from the Sundance Film Festival* In January of 2023, Nico Parker stole the first episode of The Last...
Out of Darkness

Review: ‘Out Of Darkness’Stone Age 'Predator'-esque Horror Delivers Tension And Brutality By Firelight

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If a Predator movie was set in the Stone Age period, it might look something like Out of Darkness. To me, that's high praise...
Mads Mikkelsen in THE PROMISED LAND

Review: ‘The Promised Land’Mads Mikkelsen Conquers Another Complex, Tragic Hero Role In Nikolaj Arcel's...

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Mads Mikkelsen might be the most terrifying actor in the world. You know a dude is scary when their smile makes you want to...

Sundance Review: ‘Daughters’Award-Winning Doc Explores The Impact Of Incarceration As Girls Reunite With Their...

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It’s well-known that when someone goes to prison, it impacts their entire family. This universal truth is exemplified in the Sundance breakout documentary Daughters....