DVD Reviews
Ricki and the Flash - featured

Ricki and the Flash

Too many notes in this overstuffed story of a rock 'n' roller trying to go home make for a chaotic tone.


"Meru" manages to blend the majesty of nature with the intimacy of human companionship in one of the best sports movies in years.

The Man from UNCLE - featured

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Actually, it’s all disinformation and propaganda: This was probably the most fun I’ve had at the cinema this year.
Mr. Holmes - featured

Mr. Holmes

"Mr. Holmes" is a fascinating exploration of the hero myth when the hero has lost his grasp on the very thing that made him revered.

Terminator Genisys - lede

Terminator Genisys

Aside from nifty action and the nostalgia of seeing Schwarzenegger as a strutting cyborg again, "Terminator Genisys" was better left in the dustbin of the past.
The End of the Tour - featured

The End of the Tour

One of the year's best films, "The End of the Tour" takes us deep inside the fecund, foul mind of a writer ... actually, two.

Pixels - Featured


Although falling well short of the Adam Sandler gold standards of old, there are still some laugh-out-loud moments in this adventure.
Paper Towns - featured

Paper Towns

"Paper Towns" is the rare teen movie that treats its subjects as complex, flawed and still-maturing human beings.