Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” does nothing new and is exactly what you expect, and that is perfectly OK.


Liev Schreiber skillfully plays Chuck Wepner, a dumb mook who stumbled backward into semi-celebrity in both the sports and entertainment worlds.

Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent

This penetrating documentary looks at America's original celebrity chef, who disappeared from the public eye and now finds his genius all but forgotten.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

An inoffensive fourth entry in a series that is hardly groundbreaking, this family film can at least say it might get your kids reading.

Alien: Covenant

"Alien: Covenant" has moments of brilliance surrounded by tired retreads.

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Uniquely awful, in that unlike half-considered blockbuster messes this one combines two fully considered, awful attempts at the same story spliced together.

The Dinner

Not since “My Dinner with Andre” has a meal seemed so full of portents and human collateral.