Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 3:31am
Seymour Hoffman is the reason to watch this film. Given a plot that creeps ever so insistently toward melodrama, he’s a grounding force that seems to keep everyone else from going overboard.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 4:39am
More than worth a look, “Ivory Tower” stands and delivers its provocative efforts with passion and insight. The film provides a critical look at the higher education landscape at a time when it is desperately necessary.
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 6:30am
A satisfying and engaging portrait of an American original.
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 4:22am
"Portlandia" had a higher success rate in the past. The humor is much more hit-and-miss in season 4.
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 2:23am
Smart and skillful in its own way, "Dead Within" uses an undead apocalypse as the setting for a satisfying two-character psychological study.
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 7:18pm
"Chef" is comfort food - a pleasant, lightweight comedy.
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 1:11pm
“Captain America” was a solid superhero film, but “The Winter Soldier,” with its greater complexity and sustained tension, is better still.
Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 6:35pm
The most compelling ivory-billed woodpecker movie I've ever seen
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 7:26am
The question is whether there's a way to make that freely-available knowledge less... s***ty.
Monday, September 8, 2014 - 1:29am
At day’s end, “Star Trek: The Compendium” puts out the best looking sci-fi in a decade.