Movies

Movies, we love ’em. Film School Rejects covers a wide range of movie-related topics, from reviews of new releases to retrospectives on classic films. We also love making lists, writing essays about how our favorites were made, and talking about the most interesting projects in development.

For your consideration — our favorite movies from the last few years:

You can also browse our archives by genre — everything from Horror to Action to Comedy.

TIFF 2021: ‘Night Raiders’ is a Sci-Fi Film with More Intent than Entertainment

Danis Goulet's Indigenous feature tackles heavy historic truths through a dystopian story. Read More

TIFF 2021: ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ is Appropriately Campy and Flawed

Extravagant and charming, but with some bumps along the way, this is a biopic befitting its larger-than-life subject. Read More

‘Dune’ Terminology 101: An Essential Glossary for the Uninitiated

Prepare for Denis Villeneuve's new movie adaptation with this handy vocab lesson. Read More

In Praise of Rhetorical Questions: The Secret to an Iconic Movie Quote

Want to know why rhetorical questions stick in our heads? Well, do you, punk? Read More

A Giant Turkey Lands as Our Pick of the Week

Plus 7 more new releases to watch at home this week on Blu-ray/DVD! Read More

‘Hammer Horror’ Brings Four Gothic Tales Home on Blu-ray

Countess Dracula, Hands of the Ripper, Twins of Evil, and Vampire Circus -- all in one slickly produced box set! Read More

Sion Sono Leaves Japan Behind with ‘Prisoners of the Ghostland’

We chat with the director about his magical relationship with Nicolas Cage and why Western audiences prefer his movies. Read More

TIFF 2021: ‘The Guilty’ is a Heavy-Handed Remake of a Better Thriller

Antoine Fuqua's version is thrilling but ultimately redundant. Read More

A Brief History of Leonardo DiCaprio’s Environmental Activism

The actor's concern for the planet in 'Don't Look Up' is also found in his real-life activism. Read More