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David Edelstein

March 29, 2010 | The Movie Review
Monsters, Inc.

Two films, Vincere and Greenberg, lay bare the emotional destruction of hideous men.

September 20, 2010 | The Movie Review
Art of the Steal

Jeremy Renner nearly runs off with Ben Affleck’s The Town, a caper flick full of terrific performances.

July 12, 2010 | The Movie Review
The New Normal

The Kids Are All Right’s portrait of gay parenting is fearless enough to be hugely entertaining.

December 7, 2009 | The Movie Review
Beyond the Call of Duty

Every star of Jim Sheridan’s Brothers outdoes expectations. Plus: a flighty adaptation of Up in the Air.

May 31, 2010 | The Movie Review
Heaven and Hell

The pagan martyr of Agora versus the flagrant consumers of Sex and the City 2. Guess who wins?

August 31, 2009 |
David Edelstein’s Want-to-Sees

What our critic is most eager for this fall.

February 8, 2010 | The Movie Review
Fists of French Fury

To Paris With Love and District 13: Ultimatum bring the pain (eat your heart out, John Woo).

August 2, 2010 | The Movie Review
The Everyhero

In Salt, Angelina Jolie's CIA agent is a little bit Bond, a little bit Bauer, and a dash of everyone in between.

November 9, 2009 | The Movie Review
When Push Comes to Shove

The violent and shocking Precious should be more moving than it is.

July 19, 2010 | The Movie Review
Dream a Little Dream

Awakening to the leaden reality of Christopher Nolan’s Inception.

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