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.

Wyatt Russell Carves Out His Own Legacy

He affirms that exuberant, good-natured entertainment need not come at the price of depth and acumen. Read More

‘Dune’ Was a Dream for Timothée Chalamet and His Hair

Denis Villeneuve and Timothée Chalamet discuss working together on the sci-fi epic. Read More

The Real Story Behind ‘Moneyball’

And what came next: criticism of the way the movie depicts the real events and ignores many details. Read More

Pore Than Meets the Eye: Why It’s So Hard to Make CGI Skin Look Real

Looks like the uncanny valley was only ... skin deep. Read More

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