Review: ‘Coming 2 America’Eddie Murphy And Nostalgia Rescue This Long-Awaited Comedy Sequel

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The thing about Coming to America is that it just never gets old. Released more than 30 years ago, it remains highly enjoyable, damned...

Review: ‘Chaos Walking’Tom Holland And Daisy Ridley's Long-Awaited Dystopian Thriller Makes Little Noise

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This past year has been no stranger to long-delayed films that have finally been kicked out into the wild. Chaos Walking is perhaps the...

Review: ‘Raya And The Last Dragon’Disney Delivers Sword-Swinging, High-Flying Action With Southeast Asian Flair

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It's interesting to me that Disney's Asian-inspired princesses are also in the films that are the most action-heavy. It could just be cultural, as...

Review: ‘Crisis’Gary Oldman, Armie Hammer, And Evangeline Lilly Lead Nicholas Jarecki's Ambitious Drug War...

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Another movie about the opioid epidemic? They're coming at us fast and furious, with most tackling the issue on either a micro or macro...

Review: ‘Cherry’Tom Holland Goes For Broke In The Russo Bros.' Overwrought But Effectively Entertaining...

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Nobody wants to be the guy to follow a champion. That was what I thought while watching Cherry, the first film directed by the...

Review: ‘The Father’Anthony Hopkins And Olivia Colman Give Heartbreaking Performances In Florian Zeller's Stagy...

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Considering the rave Sundance reviews for Anthony Hopkins' heartbreaking performance in Florian Zeller's The Father, it's almost unfathomable we've been waiting a full year...

Review: ‘The United States Vs. Billie Holiday’Andra Day Soars, But Lee Daniels' Film Is...

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Lee Daniels' The United States vs. Billie Holiday fits into a surge of films about Black activism in the pursuit of equal rights. While...

Review: ‘Nomadland’Frances McDormand Delivers A Career Best Performance In Chloe Zhao's Enormous, Powerful Road...

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*NOTE: This is a reprint of my review from the Middleburg Film Festival.* There are a lot of deep silences in Chloe Zhao’s Nomadland. Oftentimes they’re...

Review: ‘Silk Road’Jason Clarke Tracks Down A Digital Drug Kingpin In Tiller Russell's Cat...

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In 2013, reclusive Dark Web pioneer Ross Ulbricht was arrested by the feds for creating what he called the Silk Road. While the name...

Review: ‘Body Brokers’Michael K. Williams, Frank Grillo, And Jack Kilmer Lead An Unfocused But...

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There are a number of movies about the current drug crisis, told in the context of the failed war on drugs. It's amazing to...