Movie Review: Shoplifters.
Drama
Movie Review: Shoplifters. This Oscar nominated drama from Japan poignantly portrays a family struggling with poverty and dignity in the modern reality of economic inequality. Director Hirokazu Kore-Eda‘s latest film, Shoplifters, should be considered required …
Movie Review: Cold War.
Drama
Movie Review: Cold War. Cold War feels like an artistic artifact from a bygone era, which is a compliment for its cinematography and a critique of its gender politics. Pawel Pawlikowski’s drama showcases an artist’s …
Movie Review: Stan & Ollie.
Comedy
Movie Review: Stan & Ollie. Stan & Ollie is one of those charming, character led films you didn’t know you needed till you’ve seen it. Director Jon S. Baird’s Stan & Ollie is a delight.  …
VOD Review: Polar.
Movie Reviews
VOD Review: Polar. Mads Mikkelsen is wasted in a fatuous assassin flick based on much worthier source material.  That makes me Mads! Where to begin with the train wreck that is Polar?  Polar adapts a …
Short Film Review: Six (Anim).
Reviews
Short Film Review: Six (Anim). This short film from the Philippines is a gripping psychological horror that speaks volumes despite being silent. Sometimes short films are such a treat.  Given the constraints of the genre, …
Movie Review: Glass (Spoiler Free).
Action
Movie Review: Glass (Spoiler Free). The final installment of M. Night Shyamalan’s unconventional superhero trilogy delivers what it promised.  That may not be a good thing for some fans. Glass has been polarizing critics.  It’s …