This complex father-son confessional movie cuts across eras. Harvard film professor Ross McElwee adds another wonderful personal memoir, a film that is both forward-looking and elegiac.
'Smashed' has some powerful moments but is mostly superficial.
'Argo' stars Alan Arkin and John Goodman give especially strong performances in the strange-but-true story.
'Sister' looks inside the gumption and desperation of a 12-year old thief and his sister.
The analysis in Eugene Jarecki's documentary on the domestic war on drugs is too simplistic.
'Taken 2' is improbable but enjoyable as Neeson and his family are threatened again by thugs.
The documentary shows a fashion editor who was a true original in a world of knock-offs.
'Won't Back Down': a hot-button topic, but too many holes.
Bruce Willis stars as an older version of Gordon-Levitt in 'Looper.'
Clint Eastwood returns for a showdown on the diamond.
'Perks' shows that 'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson can stand on her own.
'End of Watch' actor Jake Gyllenhaal gives his most nuanced performance yet as a Los Angeles police officer.
The plot of '10 Years' is unoriginal, but Channing Tatum as a former prom king returning for a high school reunion provides a somewhat interesting subplot.
Director Paul Thomas Anderson draws the audience in to a psychological and emotional maelstrom, while each performer gives a master class in acting.
A new version of a Henry James novel and a Shakespeare adaptation by Joss Whedon were standouts.
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'Hello' has a strong cast, but protagonist Amy is hard to sympathize with.
Despite some sharp scenes, the gross-out humor of 'Bachelorette' goes nowhere.
Actors Geoffrey Rush and Judy Davis hold the screen with their craftsmanship, but the film is lackluster.
Director Ron Fricke's movies aren't much more than travelogues, but the range of locations is impressive.