The iconic video game franchise gets a prickly, unoriginal adaptation that piles on the contrivances and dated references.
The DCEU embraces its inner Bugs Bunny, and is all the better for it.
Though cinematographer Reed Morano shows some directing chops, the Blake Lively thriller is uneven in style & tone.
The third entry in the irreverent buddy-cop series looks at old versus new without coming to any real conclusion or purpose.
A limp. microbudget Texas actioner that gives whole new meaning to the term “lone-star state.”
The Childrens’ Hospital spinoff takes on the spy-action genre with double the length and about as many laughs.
While Skyfall was a rousing success, Mendes’ return to the Bond franchise, bogs itself down in tiresome lore and continuity.
From the first time we meet Baby Yoda to the final trek of the Razor Crest, we look back at the highs and lows of The Mandalorian’s first season.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker rises to a forceful $175.5 million opening weekend at the box office, but it falters compared to previous episodes.
We revisit the underappreciated humanism of James Cameron’s effects-driven blockbuster a decade after its release.
J.J. Abrams closes out the Star Wars saga by walking back its more interesting middle chapter and drowning itself in fanservice.
Michael Bay turns his singularly amped-up aesthetic to a Netflix blockbuster that’s even more brain-dead than usual.
Jake Kasdan’s followup to the surprisingly fun 2017 sequel loses some of the original’s luster.
As his WWI war epic 1917 comes out in time for the holidays, we spend December looking back on the eclectic modes of Sam Mendes.
One writer’s childhood bond with his best friend was sealed by a fateful late-night screening of Die Hard with a Vengeance.
Brian Kirk’s crime drama suffers from bad writing, ham-fisted messaging, and an overwhelming sense of “been there, done that.”
Disney+’s live-action Star Wars series shakes off its fan-film cobwebs and shows glimmers of space Western intrigue.
Elizabeth Banks revives the girl-power action franchise with new blood and a solid if formulaic actioner.