- May 27, 2013
- Why the Whistle Blows
We Steal Secrets explains how Julian Assanges are made.
- April 29, 2013
- Beast of the Southern Wild
A tree-dwelling Matthew McConaughey steals the show in Mud.
- May 6, 2013
- Father, Figured
Sarah Polley climbs her own family tree in the meta-doc Stories We Tell.
- March 25, 2013
Tina Fey's Admission is disappointingly by-the-numbers.
- March 4, 2013
- Served Cold
Mia Wasikowska gets revenge in Park Chan-wook’s chilly Stoker.
- September 24, 2012
- Freshman Disorientation
The Perks of Being a Wallflower nails teenage alienation.
- October 15, 2012
- Virgin Immobile
The Sessions avoids all the usual sex-comedy-with-polio clichés.
- July 16, 2012
- Let Them Eat It
A real-estate billionaire and his wife get a taste of foreclosure in The Queen of Versailles.
- May 28, 2012
- Aubrey Plaza’s Perfect Game
From bowling-alley waitress to romantic lead in the roll of an eye.
- February 18, 2013
- Paranormal Romance, Hold the Abstinence
Beautiful Creatures has handsy teen witches but not much punch.