Marrowbone
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Marrowbone

Self-seriousness is indeed a pretty horrifying thing, but not for the reasons the director likely…

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Flower
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Flower

Mohawk
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Mohawk

Horror is often affixed to tragedy, especially in the movies, and rarely are the two…

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The Party
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The Party

Entanglement
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Entanglement

I, Tonya
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I, Tonya

By the time we arrive at “the incident,” though, the filmmakers begin distorting and exploiting…

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Psychopaths
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Psychopaths

The thin plotting and even thinner characterizations make the whole thing feel trivial.

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Mr. Roosevelt
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Mr. Roosevelt

Revisit: Dheepan
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Revisit: Dheepan

In Dheepan, Audiard does the very thing his characters are trying to avoid: he blows…

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is almost unrelentingly bleak, which makes its glimpses of hope…

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