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.

Sloppy Execution Assassinates a Fun Conceit in ‘The Man from Toronto’

In Netflix's newest action flick, it doesn't feel like anyone involved is that invested. Read More

Phil Tippett on Why ‘Mad God’ Had to Be Cooked Slowly

We chatted with the stop-motion legend about the filmmaking advice he received from Miloš Forman and Paul Verhoeven. It's all… Read More

We Hit the Road with Our Home Video Pick of the Week

Plus 11 more new releases to watch at home this week on UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD! Read More

The Ending of ‘Spiderhead’ Explained

In 'Spiderhead,' nothing is what it seems. Here's a breakdown of that wild twist ending, Read More

‘Spiderhead’ Is a Compelling Sci-Fi Flick with a Painfully Messy Third Act

In Netflix's 'Spiderhead," Joseph Kosinski would have been better off sticking to the source material. Read More

Celebrating the Incredible Ensemble Cast of ‘Chan is Missing’

Every performance is a great performance in Wayne Wang’s indie noir-comedy classic. Read More

‘Lightyear’ is a Redundant But Entertaining Enough Pixar Adventure

You'll never believe what the future has planned for sandwiches. Read More

How They Shot That Transformation Scene in ‘Sh! The Octopus’

From a harmless old woman to a gnarled, blotchy sea hag in the blink of an eye! Read More