Just Mercy falls to typical studio formulas, but is helped by fantastic performances and critically important racial injustice themes.
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A fun trip through the world of high stakes gambling con men, Shade finds enough tension between bouts of early '00s filmmaking.
Flubbing Fable In this adaptation of Robin Hood, the Sheriff of Nottingham (Ben Mendelsohn) sustains a war with an Arabic populace by feeding citizens lies about immigration. They’ll take …
Driving Mr. Baby Police sirens wail in the background of Baby Driver as much as Baby’s (Ansel Elgort) Tinnitus. The two sounds complement one another. If Baby, a masterful …
Not so Horrible Bosses If the first Horrible Bosses was a sly reaction to financial crisis, this sequel grabs at the cutthroat nature of capitalism – but with idiots. …
Amazing Spider-Man 2 can't decide on which way is forward.
This is a film of growth, even if Rio 2 exhibits little of its own internally.
Unchained finds bodies in piles, and via its own means, out of necessity.
Horrible Bosses embraces what it is, raunchy and offensive in the extreme, the pay off satisfying even if it's not a clean escape
The shame of it all is that Garry Marshall directed this breezy comedy, meaning it could have been so much more, especially with an ensemble cast.
Law Abiding Citizen is more of a test to determine how far an audience is willing to go, at least in the interest of an original, unique concept.