Jul. 21, 2016 at 12:00am | By David Lewis |Permalink
Les Cowboys, a multilayered, absorbing story about the search for a French girl who goes missing with her Muslim boyfriend, starts out in a very un-French way: with cowboys, horses, a Marlboro Man-like billboard, and Country and Western music.
Jul. 20, 2016 at 1:54pm | By Katie Walsh |Permalink
The release of Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie is genius counterprogramming against the other massive media story of the week — the Republican National Convention. This outlandish, flamboyant British trifle is like a glass of champagne directly to the face of th...
Jul. 20, 2016 at 12:39pm | By Cary Darling |Permalink
In his 1977 film Annie Hall, Woody Allen most famously declared about Los Angeles that “I don’t want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.”
Jul. 14, 2016 at 1:09pm | By Kenneth Turan |Permalink
Music Box Fims
A gripping psychological drama based on events more than half a century old, The Innocents has inescapable contemporary echoes. Laced with intensely emotional situations, it refuses to force the issue by pushing too hard. And it proves, yet again, that though moral an...
Jul. 13, 2016 at 1:14pm | By Cary Darling |Permalink
The Ghostbusters franchise, from the 1984 original to this weeks much-ballyhooed reboot, has so many Saturday Night Live connections perhaps its best to put any discussion of it in terms an SNL fan ...