Moonlight
Moonlight (Movie Reviews, Last Update Dec 2016)
…The life of a young black man growing up in a rough Miami neighborhood is told in three parts: Childhood (played by Alex Hibbert), teenaged years (played by Ashton Sanders), and adulthood (played by Trevante Rhodes).
Rules Don’t Apply
Rules Don’t Apply (Movie Reviews, Last Update Dec 2016)
…Marla Mabrey (Lily Collins) wants to be an actress. Frank Forbes (Alden Ehrenreich) has ambitions too, so he's taken a stepping-stone job as a driver. But the rules of 1958 Hollywood society, and their mutual employer Howard Hughes (Warren Beatty), may rewrite everything the two young people think they know…
Loving
Loving (Movie Reviews, Last Update Dec 2016)
…Based on a true story of Richard and Mildred Loving (played Joel Egerton and Ruth Negga), this film follows the unlikely history makers who find themselves challenging the laws of the State of Virginia which prohibit the mixed-race couple from getting married and living together as husband and wife.
Jackie
Jackie (Movie Reviews, Last Update Dec 2016)
…After the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy, his wife Jackie (played by Natalie Portman) puts on a stoic public face. This bio-pic looks at the private grief of the woman who lost her husband, takes on the role of single mother, and tries to preserve the legacy of…
Incarnate
Incarnate (Movie Reviews, Last Update Dec 2016)
…Being confined to a wheelchair doesn’t handicap an exorcist from entering the minds of the possessed. But his past may be more of a handicap than he realizes as he works with a boy caught in the clutches of an usually powerful demon.
Manchester by the Sea
Manchester by the Sea (Movie Reviews, Last Update Dec 2016)
…After the death of his brother, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) struggles with the responsibility of becoming the guardian of his teenaged nephew (Lucas Hedges).
Miss Sloane
Miss Sloane (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…The right to bear arms comes into the crosshairs in this film about a political lobbyist (Jessica Chasten) who wants to pass gun control laws.
Lion
Lion (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…As a five-year-old, Saroo (Sunny Pawer) was lost from his family in India. Adopted by an Australian couple (played by Nicole Kidman and David Denham), the boy grew to a man (now played by Dev Patel), yet the memories of his first family still haunted him. Against all odds, he…
Almost Christmas
Almost Christmas (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Walter (Danny Glover) invited the relatives to their first family gathering since the death of his wife. But as the crew arrives, they bring along their problems and bad attitudes. If they could just let go of past baggage, they might see a merrier future and experience something almost like…
Allied
Allied (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…While on a dangerous undercover mission during World War II, an American spy (Brad Pitt) meets and a French Resistance agent (Marion Cotillard). Eventually the two marry. But then suspicions arrive and each is left to wonder if they are truly allied.
Moana
Moana (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Mona (voice of Auli'i Carvalho) embarks on a dangerous quest. Luckily (or not) she has the help of the legendary demigod, Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) on her high-seas adventure.
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Nineteen-year-old Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) gets a hero's welcome after a dangerous tour in Iraq. Yet as the young soldier walks the football field during the half-time show, he can't help but contrast the audience's perception of the war with his personal experiences.
Bleed for This
Bleed for This (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Based on the true story of Vinny Pazienza, this movie follows the boxer's promising career that was cut short by a car accident. But a true champion never gives up the fight -- and against the odds, Vinny made an unbelievable come back.
The Edge of Seventeen
The Edge of Seventeen (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld) is going through a tough time. She lost her father (Eric Keenleyside), endured her neglectful mother (Kyra Sedgwick) and lived in the shadow of her older sibling (Blake Jenner). But when her best friend (Haley Lu Richardson) decided she prefers her handsome brother too, Nadine feels like…
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Every student at Hogwarts School has to study the writings of Newt Scamander. This latest film in the Harry Potter franchise takes viewers back to the days when Newt (Eddie Redmayne) was wandering the streets of New York City, amongst the muggle and wizard worlds of the time. His experiences…
Arrival
Arrival (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is a linguist expert. And it is she the American army asks to be their translator when alien spacecraft arrive on Earth. But it is not just her possible ability to make contact with the strangers that is important. It is also urgent that she…
Bad Santa 2
Bad Santa 2 (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Billy Bob Thornton reprises his role as Bad Santa. This time the drinking and conniving crook is planning to use his red suit as a cover for a heist at a Chicago Christmas Charity.
Shut In
Shut In (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…A child psychologist (Naomi Watts) dealing with her own grief over an accident involving her husband and son, feels like she has been given a second chance when she offers to help a young boy (Jacob Tremblay) who has lost his mother. But the responsibility coupled with her inIsolated location…
Hacksaw Ridge
Hacksaw Ridge (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Based on the inspirational, true story of Medic Desmond T. Doss (played by Andrew Garfield), this movie recounts his service in the WWII battle at Hacksaw Ridge, on the island of Okinawa, Japan. Here the conscientious objector risked everything to save his fellow soldiers, without any weapon to protect his…
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise) becomes a fugitive and operates above the law when he discovers a conspiracy that has sullied his name and that of a trusted friend (Cobie Smulders). Violence ensues as the pair attempt to uncover the truth.
Doctor Strange
Doctor Strange (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…After a serious accident, Dr. Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) gets a second chance to serve mankind when his mind is awakened to the metaphysical universe.
Trolls
Trolls (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2016)
…What would you do if you faced a dangerous enemy? For the Trolls, it is a toss-up. Follow optimistic Poppy (voice of Anna Kendrick) and kill them with kindness, or try the approach of the ever pessimistic Branch (voice of Justin Timberlake) and use more defensive tactics? Either way, silly…
Inferno
Inferno (Movie Reviews, Last Update Oct 2016)
…Tom Hanks reprises his role as Robert Langdon, a man who now finds himself suffering from amnesia. Fortunately, he has not forgotten how to decipher symbols. And that skill is in desperate need if mankind hopes to prevent a global epidemic.
Boo! A Madea Halloween
Boo! A Madea Halloween (Movie Reviews, Last Update Oct 2016)
…Tyler Perry don’s his drag clothes once again to play Madea. This time the feisty black grandma is warding off rebellious teens while bringing on Halloween hijinks.
American Pastoral
American Pastoral (Movie Reviews, Last Update Oct 2016)
…The quiet, rural life of Seymour 'Swede' Levov (Ewan McGregor) and his beautiful wife Dawn (Jennifer Connelly) explodes during the late 1960s when their daughter (Dakota Fanning) becomes radicalized by an anti-Vietnam war group and she gets involved in violent protests.
The Accountant
The Accountant (Movie Reviews, Last Update Oct 2016)
…Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) is a socially-awkward math genius who has used his expertise to "fix" the books for leaders in the world of organized crime. When his activities become noticed by the Treasury Department's Crime Enforcement Division, he is forced to decide where his loyalties lie, and whether or…
Desierto
Desierto (Movie Reviews, Last Update Oct 2016)
…Illegally crossing the US boarder from Mexico becomes even more dangerous when a group of wanna-be immigrants encounter a vigilante boarder patroller.
Masterminds
Masterminds (Movie Reviews, Last Update Oct 2016)
…David Ghantt’s (Zach Galifianakis) boring job as a security truck driver gets a glimmer of excitement when he is talked into stealing some of the money he's been transporting. But the more brilliant masterminds behind the crime (Kristen Wiig and Owen Wilson) may have dubious motives for including him in…
The Disappointments Room
The Disappointments Room (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…When a mother (Kate Beckinsale) opens a secret room in her new home, she accidentally unleashes countless horrors on her unsuspecting family.
The Little Prince
The Little Prince (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…Based on the classic children's story, a somber young girl (voice of Mackenzie Foy) begins to explore the world of her imagination thanks to her neighbor "The Aviator" (voice of Jeff Bridges) and his friend -- The Little Prince (voice of Riley Osborne).