As its title implies, Complete Unknown is a film best vetted as a blind experience, unraveling with a smug reluctance to fully expose itself until the moment is right. Joshua Marstonâs often opaque, consistently alluring third feature follows a mysterious woman, who, much like the film...B+
After a home robbery gone horribly wrong, three young wannabe criminals find themselves trapped in a creepy derelict house with their intended target, a blind man (Stephen Lang) who â in an inventive twist â is way more vicious than they anticipated.
Itâs no secret that Daniel Radcliffe has had aâwellâeclectic post-Potter career. The former Boy Who Lived has played everything from a farting corpse in Swiss Army Man to Allen Ginsberg in Kill Your Darlings.
âIt takes a lot of money to look this cheap,â Dolly Parton once said, and she seems like the kind of lady Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep) would have appreciated.
The boutique stop-motion animation studio Laika has released only three full-length movies âÂ Coraline, The Boxtrolls, and ParaNormanÂ â but earned a Best Animated Feature Oscar nod for each one, and a reputation for providing a refreshingly odd alternative to the shiny-...A-
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson courted each other in character as Bella and Edward across several successful titles in the Twilight film series, but, as the actress has revealed in a new interview, the power coupleâs real-life relationship wasnât always picture-perfect.
In director Fede Alvarezâs new horror-thriller Donât Breathe (out Aug. 26), Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, and Daniel ZovattoÂ play a trio of friends whose attempt to rob the house of a blind man goes horribly, horribly wrong.
Having acquitted himself admirably in last yearâs action-comedy Spy, Jason Statham returns to pure mayhem territory in Mechanic: Resurrection (out Aug. 26). This sequel to 2011âs The Mechanic finds âthe Stathâ reprising the role of elite hitman Arthur Bishop, who is...
Brie Larson took a break from studying up for her new role as Captain Marvel to briefly channel Say AnythingâsÂ Lloyd Dobler.
Larson posted a photo of herself on TwitterÂ paying homage to the 1989 filmâs most memorable moment, in which Dobler (JohnÂ Cusack)Â holds a boombox over his head...
Last yearâsÂ Fantastic FourÂ film was a box office and critical disappointment, despite an up-and-coming director (Josh Trank) and a talented young cast (Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Bell).
Itâs become sort of presidential rite of passage for all but the dullest Commanders-in-Chief to be immortalized in celluloid. (Hang in there, Millard Fillmore!) But the versions we see on screen tend to exist solely in the rarefied context of their office â how these men behave, or donât, when the...B
With its restrained, un-shlocky title, this South Korean movie could, say, detail the strained relationship between a father and his young daughter as they journey via rail to visit his estranged wife.
At this yearâs Sundance Film Festival, Nate Parkerâs The Birth of a Nation and Kenneth Lonerganâs Manchester By the Sea managed to suck up most of the available oxygenâwhich is fine, because theyâre both great.
If your kids can get through the first five minutes of Peteâs Dragon (which rank right up there with the shooting of Bambiâs mother on the Disney trauma-o-meter), then you wonât find a sweeter family film for the waning days of summer.
You know whoÂ youÂ donât want to find waiting for you when you break into someoneâs house? Dave Bautista in his underwear! But that is exactly what happens to the character played by Alan Moussi in a just-released scene from the new action film, Kickboxer: Vengeance, which...
If only Steve Martinâs character inÂ Father of the BrideÂ had known how much his house was worth, he might not have been so freaked out about paying for his daughterâs wedding.
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Weâre in Jerusalem at the time of Jesus Christ. The weather is fair, the markets are open for businessâand people are quoting silly moral platitudes in silly British accents. Thatâs a major problem with this new $100-million Ben-Hur, which aims to offer mainstream audiences, Christian and...C
Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, and Rooney Mara are roaring into the BFI London Film Festival, as the U.K. premiere for their new film, Lion, was announced Wednesday as a special gala presentation set for the eventâs 60th edition.
'I am filled with profound sorrow,' he writes
Roberto DurÃ¡n was one of those boxers whose fame is hard to separate from his infamy. The proud Panamanian brawler rose from poverty to become a national hero when he beat Sugar Ray Leonard in the summer of 1980 â and then saw his reputation sullied and dragged through the mud just five months...C+
Exactly halfway through A Tale of Love and Darkness, we witness a large Jewish crowd gathered in Jerusalem in 1947 as they listen to the United Nations vote to partition Palestine.
Hollywood has long struggled to make a true video game movie; this yearâs earlier effort, Warcraft, fizzled out critically (EWâs Chris Nashawaty compared it to âbeing bludgeoned on the head with a Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual for 123 minutesâ).
Have you ever been screamed at by a weiner? Do you know what tomatoes talk about when theyâre alone, or why that wad of gum needs its own tiny wheelchair?
How does a 22-year-old Miami Beach massage therapist become an international arms dealer? The same way a working-class kid from Queens clawed his way to the Wolf of Wall Street and an Irish-Italian errand boy for Brooklyn mobsters grew up to be a Goodfella: Hunger, necessity, and a wild confluence...B-
The Oscar-nominated director Arthur Hiller, best known for helming the 1970 classic Love Story, died of natural causesÂ Wednesday in Los Angeles. He was 92.
In addition to his decades-long career in film and television, Hiller was the longtime president of the Academy of Motion Pictures...
Not all couples counselors are created equal. Some happen to be Wanda Sykes.
In Bad Moms, Sykes makes a crowd-pleasing cameo appearance as a therapist tasked with helping Amy (Mila Kunis) and Mike (David Walton) save their crumbling marriage.
With the arrival of Arrivalâs full-length trailer (which you can see below), there are now even moreÂ fascinating questions raised about this sci-fi thriller from director Denis Villeneuve.Â For starters, have you ever seen a spaceship that looks likeÂ this one?Â Why are they bringing a little...
Who better than Bruce Springsteen to help give us a new peek at British filmmaker Andrea Arnoldâs nearly three-hour journey down thunder road, American Honey.
Arnold, the 55-year-old director of Red Road, Fish Tank, and Wuthering Heights, wrote the film after a...
PokÃ©mon Go may have brought those beloved pocket monsters one step closer to actually co-existing with us, but two well-known writers are going the extra mile to bring Pikachu and pals to life.