With film actors as dependable and effortlessly appealing as Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton, we know we’re in good hands.
This daringly dark comedy calls for Kristen Wiig’s particular skills but grates and irritates to such a degree that it ends up seeming wildly self-indulgent.
This sequel is even more technically dazzling and visually arresting but not quite as surehandedly diverting and winning as its predecessor.
“Little Boy” will come up short for nonbelievers, but viewers grateful for the film’s faith-based viewpoint may find themselves moved and gratified.
Here are two dozen more cinematic attractions beckoning moviegoers from marquees over the next four months.
Blake Lively, in her first starring role, plays Adaline Bowman, a 29-year-old widow and mother who stays young, never aging.
With “The Water Diviner,” Russell Crowe joins the ranks of high-profile movie actors who have transitioned into the director’s chair.
The title comes from the Latin phrase “deus ex machina,” meaning “god from the machine.” And what a machine it is.
It’s a supernatural horror thriller that explores our addiction to social media.
Although it’s not nail-bitingly suspenseful and rooting interest is nowhere to be found, it is at least cerebrally absorbing throughout.
Macaque monkeys Maya and Kip are the focal characters in this nature documentary about the simian society’s rigid class system.
“Kill Me Three Times” puts a gaggle of amoral, deceitful characters into a movie that is far too fixated on grotesquely bloody occurrences to be a pure comedy.
it’s a great effort despite a bizarre, out-of-left-field ending.
While we don’t exit director Noah Baumbach’s latest feeling fully satisfied with the journey his characters are on, there is plenty of audience-friendly food for thought along the way.
In this heart-on-its-sleeve comedy-drama, Al Pacino (left) stars as an aging, rich, and famous singer-songwriter seeking redemption as a family man.