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  • Screen

    Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016

    It’s obvious from the first moments that the post-apocalyptic storyline isn’t really what it appears to be.

  • Noise

    Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

    George Strait, Tim McGraw, Jennifer Nettles and many more hit town in December.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

    Writer-director Nicholas Pesce’s gorgeous debut feature is full of unknowable horrors.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

    Stop-motion animation, a stoner yuletide and a legit Christmas demon.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016

    This is the result of Beatty's 40-plus years, on and off, spent trying to make a movie about Howard Hughes.

  • Noise

    Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

    Also, the melodies are catchier and the rhythms are tighter than they have been in a long time.

  • Screen

    Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

    This time around they’re looking for a bigger score.

  • Screen

    Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

    A few years after the massively successful Frozen, Disney's back in the animated princess business.

  • Screen

    Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016

    Miles Teller plays Pazienza, a brash, confident guy from working-class Providence, Rhode Island.

  • Screen

    Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016

    Street Cat is really about the life of Bob’s owner, played by Luke Treadaway.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016

    From Mad-Eye Moody to ... Garrick Ollivander?!

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016

    Nothing resonates like watching Harry, Ron and Hermione come of age, but this movie is by nature more of a thrill ride than an emotional journey.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016

    Like Broad City, you'll want to binge on this.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016

    Writer-director Kelly Fremon Craig puts a personal spin on the American teen film.

  • Screen

    Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016

    Far more uncomfortable than the brief moment of violence is the slow-motion train wreck leading up to it.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016

    The movie splits into three segments depicting the life and struggles of its introverted lead character.

  • TV

    Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016

    Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery stars as a small-time thief and grifter.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

    At first, Ove’s grumpiness is endearing.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

    Its bright colors and poppy music will amuse kids while likely putting adults into a sugar coma.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

    Like all Marvel superhero movies, it's entertaining and fun even when it’s formulaic and a bit underwhelming.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

    For a movie about a famous pacifist, it's remarkably gruesome.

  • Noise

    Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

    "This is a massive stage, a massive show, the way rock music was meant to be played.”

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

    Netflix’s horror selection is full of bargain-basement obscurities. Here are some worth watching.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

    Everyone involved, including star Tom Hanks and returning series director Ron Howard, is just going through the motions.

  • Noise

    Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

    Gaga still lurches from one genre to another, sometimes within the same song.

  • Noise

    Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

    Her voice sounded strong, but she’s still finding her footing as a live performer, figuring out the balance between the music and the conceptual set pieces.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

    The true story of the long libel case regarding Holocaust denial is a fascinating legal and historical milestone.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

    It plays like a Chevy Chase comedy from the '90s, but even Chevy would have known to stay away.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

    Naturally, he punches and kicks a bunch of people.

  • Screen

    Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

    The B-movie legend leaves behind dozens of films and a legacy of support and collaboration with the local community.

  • Noise

    Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

    It might sound odd to call Prophets of Rage a politically conscious nostalgia act, but that’s essentially what the group is.

  • Screen

    Friday, Oct. 14, 2016

    Hart turns every one of his rich person’s problems into a reflection on his own insecurities.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

    The whole thing is probably worth seeing just to hear Chris O’Dowd say “mascotery” in his Irish brogue.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

    Director Andrea Arnold captures a striking look at American life on the margins with some beautiful cinematography.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

    The action is surrounded by increasingly far-fetched and clumsily delivered exposition.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

    From Thor at the Bus Top to a Nic Cage thriller.

  • Screen

    Monday, Oct. 10, 2016

    As the monster takes its more familiar shape, it looks more dangerous and evil.

  • Screen

    Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

    Rae gives a star-making performance as a somewhat aimless and, yes, insecure woman who’s not entirely sure how she feels about her job and her boyfriend.

  • Screen

    Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

    The residents of one small French town attempting to make their way to safety as the German army marches across the countryside.

  • Film

    Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

    It's a conventional mystery with a conventional outcome.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

    Meet a suburban couple with a nice house, two kids and money to waste on destroying each other.

  • Film

    Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

    The film is powerful, but lacks the artistry of a movie like 12 Years a Slave.

  • Noise

    Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016

    Martina McBride’s vocals were stellar, effortlessly reminding the audience why she’s a country legend.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016

    J.J. Abrams and crew have come up with a somber, thoughtful and sometimes pretentious meditation on the nature of consciousness, along with Wild West gunfights.

  • TV

    Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016

    The legendary director's new Amazon project is a television series by only the loosest possible definition.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016

    Disney’s new family-friendly drama meticulously follows the beats of the inspirational sports movie.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016

    This is possibly the worst movie in the veteran director’s uneven career.

  • Screen

    Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016

    Sharlto Copley gives what may be his first performance as a normal human being.

  • Screen

    Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016

    For fans who find even the footnotes worthwhile, there’s something to appreciate.

  • Screen

    Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016

    Cute trumps weird as the filmmaker of adult fare like "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" aims for the family.