Gena Radcliffe and Beau North dig into a dozen gruesome, bloody tales of love and horror this Valentine’s Day.
Bryan Cranston and Kevin Hart serve up surface-level schmaltz in this treacly disabilities drama.
Netflix’s sex-positive teen dramedy offers up raunch and affection in equal measure.
Yorgos Lanthimos’ latest is a droll, hilarious dramedy about the challenges of female power and competition, with three […]
The Coen brothers return to the Old West for a darkly comic anthology of six stories of doomed […]
This piece was originally posted on Alcohollywood In my last post I suggested that the unofficial theme for […]
The 36th annual LGBTQ+ film fest starts up this week in Chicago, and we talk about some of […]
Netflix updates Cyrano de Bergerac for the social media era in this clunky teen rom-com, which distastefully hinges […]
Mateo Gil’s Spanish rom-com mockumentary tumbles toward entropy with beautiful visuals, but a scattered story and weak protagonist. […]
While trying to chase both sentimentality and laughs, Ken Marino’s ensemble canine comedy ends up barking up the […]
Despite a charismatic performance by Vincent Cassel, this meditative biopic of the French painter fails to match the […]
Hausu’s Nobuhiko Obayashi starts wrapping up his 60-year career in filmmaking with a deeply weird, compellingly stream-of-consciousness wartime […]
Dominic Cooke’s sumptuous adaptation of the Ian McEwan novel tells the tale of a marriage doomed from the […]
Now that the 6th annual Chicago Critics Film Festival has closed, it’s time to look back on some […]
This over-the-top throwback to exploitation and queer films from the 60s and 70s revels in its tastelessness, delivering […]
The Chicago Film Critics Association’s 6th annual film festival (May 4-10) features some of the year’s best films […]
Sebastian Lelio’s sensitive, multifaceted adaptation of Naomi Alderman’s novel is a beautiful exploration of the restrictive nature of […]