David France’s gut-wrenching documentary on the state-sanctioned purge of GLBT people in Chechnya is an excellent expose of the atrocities and portrait of the heroes in Russia.
Director Jeffrey McHale talks about his latest documentary and his experiences with Paul Verhoeven’s cult classic Showgirls.
Jeffrey McHale explores the circuitous route the NC-17 flop took from Razzie shame to midnight fame.
Gus Van Sant’s gritty, low-budget debut lays the groundwork for a successful career. And 35 years on, the subject matter seems eerily relevant.
From Jon Schmitz to Rod Blagojevich, Netflix documents the way media influences our justice system.
Ryan Murphy’s latest show for Netflix is a glitzy alternate history that gives power to the marginalized.
Dave Bautista teams up with a tot to protect and serve in this half-hearted action comedy released too little, too late.
Bridget Savage Cole and Danielle Krudy’s chilling crime story finds spine-tingling tension in the mundane.
Jason Segel gives us an energetic journey with compelling characters to balance a campy premise.
Sam de Jong’s vibrant, raw indie offers an effortlessly dynamic showcase for its model-turned-actress star.
Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield look at their romance through the lens of the past in Stella Meghie’s sumptuous drama.
A new exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago highlights the transgressive days of dial-up camp.
Oz Perkins’ latest, unceremoniously dumped into January, is a revisionist Grimm story as atmospheric as it is thin.
Apple TV+’s new drama sends Octavia Spencer and Aaron Paul on a racially-charged search for justice.
Netflix’s art house take on Shakespeare’s Henry plays features an all-star cast & a sumptuous production.
Despite the ridiculous concept and uneven tone, Apple TV+’s new comedy is a compelling watch.
The latest volley in the cinematic culture wars is a clunky, but essentially-competent polemic in favor of school vouchers.
Even if you haven’t been keeping up with the Pfeffermens, the finale of Amazon’s flagship series is a […]