- May 27, 2013
- Why the Whistle Blows
We Steal Secrets explains how Julian Assanges are made.
- March 25, 2013
Tina Fey's Admission is disappointingly by-the-numbers.
- October 29, 2012
- Lost in Reincarnation
Movie critic vs. book critic on the Wachowskis’ adaptation of Cloud Atlas.
- September 24, 2012
- Freshman Disorientation
The Perks of Being a Wallflower nails teenage alienation.
- November 5, 2012
- Blotto Pilot
Denzel Washington is terrific as an alcoholic aviator in Flight.
- July 16, 2012
- Let Them Eat It
A real-estate billionaire and his wife get a taste of foreclosure in The Queen of Versailles.
- February 18, 2013
- Paranormal Romance, Hold the Abstinence
Beautiful Creatures has handsy teen witches but not much punch.
- May 28, 2012
- Formalist Goes to Camp
Wes Anderson returns with Moonrise Kingdom, his most stylized diorama yet.
- April 9, 2012
- Life Is a Cabaret
The preppy young women of Damsels in Distress think all the world needs is a few more tap shoes.
- May 7, 2012
- The Young and the Damned
I Wish, Girl in Progress, and a pair of other movies in which kids can’t catch a break.