Queen of the desert

Mad Max: Fury Road

Action/Adventure Rated R

"...a tale of milk and blood."
Unhappy trail

Slow West

Drama Rated R

"...a familiar yarn told in a somewhat unfamiliar drawl."
Familiar landscape

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Action/Adventure Rated PG-13

"...mostly registers as yet another Marvel punchplosion."
Night swimming

It Follows

Horror Rated R

"In It Follows, sexual activity has metaphysical implications."
Let’s talk about tech

Ex Machina

Thriller Rated R

"Merciless, efficient and terrifyingly logical..."

While We’re Young

Comedy Rated R

“…very little feels organic about the film, starting with Stiller and Watts as the central couple.”

Furious 7

Action/Adventure Rated PG-13

“The ending of Furious 7 is downright touching…”


Family Rated PG

“… tweaks the more objectionable details of conventional fairy tales while still retaining their traditionalist structure. It’s a nice compromise.”


Action/Adventure Rated R

“…most of the tonal choices made to flesh this out are disastrous.”

What We Do in the Shadows

Comedy Rated NR

“…mixes the documentary format with fantasy elements to create some fantastically funny stuff.”

Fifty Shades of Grey

Drama Rated R

“…a lukewarm exercise in timidity that – if not exactly embarrassed by its subject matter – is extremely wary of diving too deeply into it.”

Jupiter Ascending

Action/Adventure Rated PG-13

“…concludes in a gigantic fireball of insignificance.”


Action/Adventure Rated R

“…manages an idiosyncratic pulse for a cyber-thriller, and that’s due largely to Mann.”

American Sniper

Drama Rated R

“…a sturdy study of masculinity, from an icon of the topic.”