Movie Review: The BFG
Jul 06 2016
Roald Dahl's eponymous1982 children's book, "The BFG" (Disney) comes packed with specialized terms for its own fantasy elements.
Movie Review: Central Intelligence
Jun 23 2016
A high IQ is not a prerequisite for seeing “Central Intelligence” (Warner Bros.). What this dimwitted action comedy demands instead are stamina and perseverance.
Movie Review: 'Me Before You'
Jun 09 2016
What begins as a charming love story with a strong pro-life message veers off course toward a climactic endorsement of behavior no one committed to scriptural values can accept.
Movie Review: 'X-Men: Apocalypse'
Jun 02 2016
One can only hope that “X-Men: Apocalypse” spells not the end of the world, as the title implies, but the conclusion of this tiresome franchise.
Movie Review: "Money Monster"
May 19 2016
George Clooney stars as Lee Gates, host of the eponymous TV program on which he peddles investment advice.
Last Days in the Desert
May 13 2016
The thoughtful, but ultimately unsatisfying, religious drama embroiders on the biblical story of Jesus' 40 days spent fasting and praying in the desert.
Movie Review: 'Mother's Day'
May 04 2016
In the manner of Garry Marshall’s “Valentine’s Day” in 2010 and “New Year’s Eve” from the following year, there are six subplots, with more threads than a Tolstoy novel.
Movie Review: 'Eye in the Sky'
Apr 28 2016
The suspenseful military drama “Eye in the Sky” (Bleecker Street) examines a sprawling topic, the war on terrorism.