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.

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Shot by Shot with ‘The Matrix Resurrections’ Trailer

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Follow the white rabbit, and devour the red pill. We go back to the Matrix, looking for nonstop action and a little heady philosophy.

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‘Queenpins’ Shows How Stealing from Corporations Can Be Really Fun

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Kristen Bell and Kirby Howell-Baptiste star as the real-life women who led a $40 million couponing scheme.

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The Real Story Behind ‘House of Gucci’

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We break down everything you need to know about this infamous true-crime case.

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‘The Card Counter’ Searches for Value in Human Interaction

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Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, and Tye Sheridan make for an oddly compelling “family.”

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How “Mute By Default” Social Media Videos Affect Our Viewing Experience

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In one of the great paradoxes of cinema history, thanks to social media apps, we’ve returned to silent cinema.

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‘Wild Indian’ Took Years to Write But Only 17 Days to Shoot

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We chat with filmmaker Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr. about his first feature and how years of creative thought ultimately paid off.

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‘Kate’ Lets Mary Elizabeth Winstead Cut Loose as a Pissed Off Assassin

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The plot is as predictable as they come, but fun and bloody action is fun and bloody action.

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The Universe Doesn’t Want More Tom Cruise Movies in the World

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‘Top Gun: Maverick’ and ‘Mission: Impossible 7’ have been delayed again — until 2022. Hopefully, they actually come out then.