Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who starred in “Belle,” plays a rhythm-and-blues singer who seems to be on her way to superstardom. Minnie Driver plays her overbearing mother.
“The Theory of Everything” is a deeply affecting romantic biography focused on the relationship between theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking and his first wife, Jane Wilde, as his body was gradually ravaged by a neuromuscular disease.
‘Laggies’ focuses on a woman ten years removed from high school who can’t or won’t graduate to bigger and better things.
It’s a visually extravagant, animated adventure comedy set in the fictional, futuristic city of San Fransokyo.
Interstellar is a primal science fiction extravaganza, a time-bending adventure full of both grandeur and suspense, set in the near future
There will be no dozing off during this wackadoodle mystery thriller about an extravagant case of amnesia.
In this thriller, a recently discharged soldier shows up a few days before Halloween at the door of a family in a small town in New Mexico.
Jake Gyllenhaal was never better than he is in this contemporary after-hours thriller.
There are lots of cymbals in “Whiplash,” working as symbols.
Michael Keaton is stupendous. “Birdman” soars!
Two hours is a long stretch of nothing but carnage.
There’s more than enough of Bill Murray’s devilishly shaggy charm and cranky wit in “St. Vincent” to please movie audiences.
This World War II action drama would have benefitted from a bit less action and a bit more drama.
In the final reels, the narrative goes off the rails.
Neither the film nor his portrayal are up to Robert Downey Jr.’s usual standards.