Film Festivals

The Lighthouse

Pattinson and Dafoe Are Bewildering in ‘The Lighthouse’


Psychological horror in its finest, most mystical form.

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‘Parasite’ Review: Bong Joon-ho’s Latest Is a Tragicomic Thrill Ride


The hijinks of ‘Home Alone’ meet the absurd comedic sensibilities of ‘Burn After Reading’ meets the dramatic commentary of ‘The Ice Storm.’

Portrait Of A Lady On Fire

‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ Review: This Is Céline Sciamma’s Masterpiece


A film that invades your mind, body, and soul as the 18th century hypnotizes you into a romantic trance like a sunset lullaby.

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25 Perfect Shots From the Past 25 Years of Cannes


The festival of master auteurs is a one-stop shop for perfect shots.

Come To Daddy

‘Come to Daddy’ Review: Not All Families Should Have Reunions (Fantasia 2019)


Elijah Wood is game for anything Ant Timpson and Stephen McHattie throw his way.

Gasoline Thieves

‘The Gasoline Thieves’ Review: Love Is Combustible Too


Ripped from the headlines, and it just might rip your heart out too.

The Curse Of La Llorona

‘The Curse of La Llorona’ Review: Someone Saw ‘The Conjuring’ But Forgot to Take Notes


Turns out the real curse were the generic and bland scares we met along the way.


‘Depraved’ Review: Larry Fessenden’s ‘Frankenstein on the Hudson’ (Fantasia 2019)


The legendary New York filmmaker’s latest masterwork explores the father/son dynamic of Mary Shelley’s timeless classic.

Villains Movie

‘Villains’ Review: Come For the Violent Parody, Stay for Jeffrey Donovan


Dan Berk and Robert Olsen’s latest film takes messy, fun aim at movies like Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart and True Romance.