Movies Review

Life Itself

Review: 'Life Itself' Is Not Just a Tribute to Roger Ebert, It's a Tribute to Movies Love

If you're doubting your life choices, watch this film.
By: Michael Arbeiter | Jul 10, 2014
Tammy, Melissa McCarthy

Review: Nobody Has Any Idea What Kind of Movie 'Tammy' Is... Including Tammy

Melissa McCarthy's film is somewhere between comedy and drama, and somewhere between good and bad.
By: Michael Arbeiter | Jul 01, 2014
Snowpiercer

Review: 'Snowpiercer' Is Remarkably Twisted, Creative, and Fun

Tilda Swinton is a highlight in the post-apocalyptic thriller.
By: Michael Arbeiter | Jun 26, 2014
Transformers Age of Extinction

Review: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Is a Nonlethal Overload of Nonsense

Michael Bay's film is way too long and overstuffed, but not quite terrible.
By: Michael Arbeiter | Jun 26, 2014
Jersey Boys

Review: 'Jersey Boys' Is a Pleasant Enough Mess with No Direction At All

Clint Eastwood takes a backseat to the charms of his starring cast in the musical adaptation.
By: Michael Arbeiter | Jun 20, 2014
The Rover, Robert Pattinson

Review: The Simplicity of 'The Rover' Is Its Victory and Its Downfall

Guy Pearce doesn't get to play, but Robert Pattinson shows off some skills.
By: Michael Arbeiter | Jun 13, 2014
How to Train Your Dragon 2

Review: 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Is the Best Animated Film of the Year, with One Fatal Flaw

The wonderful sequel botches the landing, but only slightly.
By: Jordan Smith | Jun 12, 2014