Monday, October 21, 2019

Official Secrets offers moving performance by Knightley in mixed bag of...

Courtesy IFC Films After directing 2015’s Eye in the Sky, an astonishing thriller based on real world...

Miami Film Festival’s GEMS announces this year’s titles

Courtesy Sony Pictures Classics October in our area of South Florida marks the beginning of the roll out...

The Nightingale makes revenge unsettling

Courtesy IFC Films There hasn’t been a movie this year that has so consistently...

IndieEthos podcast, Episode 8: Now playing movies + the Boaty Weekender...

Photo by Hans Morgenstern Here's the latest Jolt Radio podcast. It came soon after I returned from "The...

The Farewell director Lulu Wang on mixing screwball humor with pathos

Courtesy A24 Way back in 2015, we interviewed writer-director Lulu Wang about her feature debut starring Brit Marling,...

Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood has heart to outshine...

Courtesy Sony Pictures For his second to last film before he retires writer-director Quentin Tarantino reveals a lighter,...

A Midsommar beyond horror

Courtesy of A24 Beyond jump scares and disturbing images, good horror movies tap into the terror of taboo...

The Last Black Man in San Francisco subverts sentimentality

Courtesy of A24 With bold vision informed by soul, The Last Black Man in San Francisco makes for...

Dark Phoenix: An Independent Ethos take on the Hollywood tent-pole

Dark Phoenix, the latest X-Men movie, is getting roasted by critics, and none of the pull quotes and hot takes this critic has seen...

Meeting Gorbachev offers a love fest among tragic turns of Soviet...

As someone who came of age during the end of the Cold War, I remember feeling compassion for the leader of what we then...