Reviews

Over the course of our more than 15-year existence, FSR has published thousands of reviews. We have reviewed movies from film festivals like Sundance, SXSW, TIFF, and Cannes. We review new theatrical and streaming releases. We even have two recurring columns — Previously On and Up Next — in which we review new and returning TV shows. And just as a fun fact, we used to give out letter grades with our reviews.

Browse our entire reviews archive below

Athena

‘Athena’ Stuns With Both Beauty and Intensity

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You might have to manually search for it on Netflix, but it’s worth the effort.

Triangle Of Sadness

‘Triangle of Sadness’ Desperately Wants What ‘Parasite’ Has

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It’s always fun when a film with THIS much projectile vomit wins the Palme.

The Beast Bluray

‘The Beast’ Roars and Rolls to Life on Blu-ray from Imprint Films

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Plus worldwide Blu-ray debuts of ‘Nobody’s Fool,’ ‘The Music of Chance,’ and Ken Russell’s ‘Whore.’

Weird The Al Yankovic Story

‘Weird’ Rides or Dies on Letting Daniel Radcliffe Be a Little Freak

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I mean… how are we supposed to take Weird Al Yankovic SERIOUSLY after this?

Nanny

Immigrant Horror-Drama ‘Nanny’ Spotlights the Talent of Anna Diop

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Thus begins our “cast Anna Diop in everything campaign.”

One Fine Morning Tiff

‘One Fine Morning’ Is Brilliant And Touching, Except When It’s Not

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How to separate the optimists from the pessimists: is the film half good or half bad?

The Fablemans Review Steven Spielberg

‘The Fabelmans’ is a Personal Journey Through Memories and Moviemaking

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As long as Spielberg is at the helm, a love letter to film isn’t cliche, it’s genius.