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Ex Machina: The Measure of an (Artificial) Woman

Alex Garland’s auspicious directorial debut, Ex Machina, illustrates the philosophical depth that can be achieved when science-fiction is distilled down to its raw materials. more »

Apr 24, 2015 8:38 AM Movie Reviews

True Story: Who’s the Real Liar Here?

"True Story," adapted from a memoir of the same name, depicts the symbiotic and often fraught relationship between a disgraced journalist and the subject he hopes will help him resuscitate his career: a man accused of murder. more »

Apr 16, 2015 1:00 PM Movie Reviews

Seymour: An Introduction—A Master Pianist Instructs on Art and Life Itself

While the film includes a thin narrative about Bernstein’s first performance in over three decades, the film's essence lies in the pianist’s expansive insights into art, success, and meaning. more »

Apr 10, 2015 8:30 AM Movie Reviews

White God: Every Dog Has Its Day

Chronicling the harrowing journey of a mixed-breed dog, Hagen, "White God" asks that the viewer accept some distinctly human-like behaviors from an animal. more »

Apr 7, 2015 10:25 AM Movie Reviews

Rats in the Fields: "Veve" at the 2015 African Film Festival

"Veve" neatly illustrates how a stale Hollywood outline can be invigorated in the hands of a native African filmmaker. more »

Mar 27, 2015 8:23 AM Movie Reviews


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