Three decades later, Bill Murray’s dark turn on Ebenezer Scrooge remains as adored by its fans as it […]
Sofia Coppola’s latest is a wry, disarming look at our need for love and the willful ignorance it leads to.
Something of an unsung classic, Tony Bill’s directorial debut precedes and exceeds its John Hughes peers of the era.
A rare misfire in his filmography, Jim Jarmusch’s horror-comedy is an inconsistent mess that’s neither scary or funny.
Though its glacial pacing & elliptical dialogue challenges the audience, Jarmusch’s 2009 crime thriller is its own fascinating beast.
Part deadpan comedy, part drama, and part neo-noir, Jim Jarmusch’s 2005 indie remains one of his most textured—and one of his most approachable.
Jim Jarmusch’s laidback anthology of fateful celebrity meetings lays bare the communal value of commodity.
The comedian’s gentle parody of children’s television boasts charming performances and catchy Broadway-style tunes.
Cheap, creaky jokes and overstimulated filmmaking plague a too-late sequel no one asked for.
A look back at the hype, the controversies & the music of Tim Burton’s take on the Caped […]
Burton’s most deeply personal film is his humanistic, black-and-white celebration of the Worst Filmmaker of All Time.
Wes Anderson’s latest stop-motion confection is as meticulously constructed and dryly sweet as his previous filmography, even with […]
Ken Loach’s Sorry We Missed You, a thrilling doc about Showgirls, prestige Stephen King adaptations and others mark July’s DVD and Blu-ray releases.
Alonso Duralde’s monthly column comes to The Spool to discuss the latest indies, classics, TV, and new releases coming to DVD and Blu-ray.
Roller skating as a pastime for the rich & famous lasted barely a year, but resulted in some of the best in 70s kitsch cinema.