Posts Tagged ‘johnny depp’

Sleepy Hollow (1999)

"Sleepy Hollow" represents the height, or at least the meridian, of Tim Burton's career as a master of mixing mythology, horror and humor. Oh, to have him back again.

Waiting for the Barbarians

“Waiting for the Barbarians” is a morality tale based on J.M. Coetzee’s novel of the same name. Director Ciro Guerra takes Coetzee’s screenplay and delivers a film that is beautiful and cruel, epic, yet more intimate than you would imagine. “Barbarians” takes place in the desert on the edge of the Empire, where The Magistrate […]

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Strong performances and moments of majestic wonder aren't enough to save "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" from its heavy melodrama and complicated storytelling.

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

With the main character such a drip amidst a story of nonsensical subplots and CGI eye candy, it's no surprise that mumble-mouthed Newt gets lost in his own story.

Murder on the Orient Express Review

Despite a great cast, beautiful look, and being overall enjoyable, "Murder on the Orient Express" is best experienced as a Sunday matinee.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

There's no reason for a fifth "Pirates" movie to exist, but it's passably entertaining as long as you're willing to pull up oars on your brain and coast.

New to View: Oct. 3

David Lowrey's "A Ghost Story," the latest "Pirates of the Caribbean" sequel and the Robert De Niro-starring "The Wizard of Lies" lead this week's new releases.

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.