Sketch comic turned director turned EGOT, he had the kind of career -- and life -- that could only happen in the 20th century
Former child star makes a Sunday school movie that attempts to reclaim Christmas' pagan and secular roots, but did it have to be so crushingly...
This tale of an imprisoned journalist suffers from a muddled narrative, though Gael García Bernal is a fine actor
Remake lacks the 1974 version's bleak power, but a powerful ensemble (including Jessica Lange and John Goodman) makes up for a disappointing lead performance
Politics prove to be just as deadly as the Hunger Games when the rebels of District 13 challenge the ruthless exploiters of The Capitol
Gangsters meet cinema buffs -- violently -- in this deliriously over-the-top comedy
With his third feature film, J.C. Chandor ("Margin Call," "All Is Lost") firmly plants himself among this generation's great filmmakers
The late comedy legend winds up stuck with a screenplay full of coal, as are Joel McHale, Candice Bergen, Oliver Platt, Lauren Graham and Wendi...
Horror director Alexandre Aja juggles fantasy, comedy, mystery, romance and drama, rarely dropping any of his spinning plates
The universe-spanning saga -- starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, and Jessica Chastain -- is challenging, provocative, and gorgeous. Until it isn't
"Female U.S. soldier bonds with Guantanamo Bay detainee" works as a pitch, but it's never successfully fleshed out as a story
You know Snowden's story, but the secrecy involved in telling it is as suspenseful as the ramifications of his revelations are terrifying
Bleakly funny and emotionally gutting, this import might make an even more prickly date-night movie than "Gone Girl"
There's no taking this witchboard business seriously for a second, but as PG-13 fright flicks for tweens go, signs point to a few decent scares...
Yes, it's a super-team origin story, but one told with wit, style and human feeling
The blisteringly funny new feature from writer-director Alex Ross Perry pulls no punches in its portrayal of obnoxious authors and the suffering women they leave...
Vibrant animated tale -- featuring the voices of Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, and Channing Tatum -- celebrates remembering the dead but also living life to...
Miles Teller's young drummer is driven to greatness or madness -- or maybe both -- in Damien Chazelle's Sundance hit
This cloying film costarring Melissa McCarthy should have "FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION" stamped on every frame
This tame farce needs a lot more mishaps to merit all those titular adjectives
Though slightly overstuffed, this British comedy-drama has the stirring power of a protest anthem -- and it's funny, too
Suspense and intrigue are replaced with sanctimony and cliché in this unsatisfying portrait of a reporter
But heroes do win back some audience goodwill in a suspenseful sequence that's a literal cliff-hanger
The comedy bits aren't funny and the horror moments aren't scary, but no one can accuse this oddball movie starring Justin Long, Michael Parks, and...
When a franchise's acting, directing, writing, cinematography, effects and music are this terrible, utter lack of competence trumps political ideology
Kristin Scott Thomas co-stars in this surprising tale that takes dark and unexpected twists from the frothy spree you might expect
Part "Lord of the Flies" and part "Cabin in the Woods," this puzzle-box gets less interesting as we learn more about what's going on
Toronto 2014: The stars give explosive life to the fascinating, complex life of Stephen Hawking
Toronto 2014: After his knockout debut "Bullhead," Belgian director Michaël R. Roskam's first venture in U.S. filmmaking throws together a familiar collection of mobsters, lowlifes...
Don't miss this bonkers, faith-based rock musical; it's one of those insane catastrophes you'll be trying to explain to friends for years