"First-time director Sean Mewshaw and screenwriter Desi Van Til - they're married - have decided, intriguingly, to craft a movie about loss and letting go. And they've done so with uncommon humor and heart. "
How To Be Single (2016)
Where to Invade Next (2016)
Zoolander 2 (2016)
"this movie's junky feel is part of its charm. Sure it goes on too long and repetition dulls its initial cleverness. Still, Deadpool is party time for action junkies and Reynolds may just have found the role that makes his career. "
Vinyl: Season 1 (TV, 2016)
"The show has a great sense of American sleaze - the Scorsese-directed premiere episode revels in the petty criminal details of how nickels and dimes get cranked out of the old-school music machine. "
Hail, Caesar! (2016)
The Finest Hours (2016)
The 5th Wave (2016)
"the only standout in the cast besides Moretz is Maika Monroe (It Follows) as a Goth fighter with no patience for pussies. Jeez, if only Monroe and Mortez had been allowed to take over. Instead, here's another dystopian washout. "
DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Season 1 (TV, 2016)
"Legends of Tomorrow's action sequences are eye-popping, taking all that the Arrow and Flash creators have learned about stunts and special effects and fitting them into complexly choreographed fights, resembling the splash pages of comics fans' dreams. "
Ride Along 2 (2016)
"Several critics have given 13 Hours a pass, citing Bay's skill at action engineering. It's his failure at everything else that makes this movie as hard to endure as it is impossible to believe. #helpme "
Making a Murderer: Season 1 (TV, 2015)
The Lady In The Van (2015)
45 Years (2015)
"Need proof that animation can not only equal live-action filmmaking but beat the flesh-and-blood version at its own game? Try Anomalisa, as haunting and hypnotic an R-rated love story for grownups as you'll see anywhere. "
The Revenant (2015)
The Hateful Eight (2015)
"Tarantino writes like a flamethrower in this western whodunit. He brings the war home, baby, with all the political, geographical, social, sexual and racial implications we're still wrangling with today. "
The Knick: Season 2 - This Is All We Are (TV Episode)
Son of Saul (2015)
The Knick: Season 2 - Do You Remember Moon Flower? (TV Episode)
The Big Short (2015)
In the Heart of the Sea (2015)
The Leftovers: Season 2 - I Live Here Now (TV Episode)
A Very Murray Christmas (2015)
"When everyone's gathering around the piano to sing The Pogues' "Fairytale of New York", or when Coppola's filming Murray looking out over a beautifully chilly city on Christmas morning, well - that sweetness ain't artificial. "
The Knick: Season 2 - Not Well at All (TV Episode)
"If you haven't seen Marion Cotillard play Lady Macbeth, you really haven't seen the role inhabited with the glorious fire and ice it needs to haunt your dreams. Purists will raise holy hell. Screw them. "
Empire: Season 2 - Et Tu, Brute? (TV Episode)
Empire: Season 2 - Sinned Against (TV Episode)
The Knick: Season 2 - Williams and Walker (TV Episode)
The Danish Girl (2015)
"Hot damn! Fruitvale Station director Coogler, 29, turbocharges the Rocky franchise. Jordan is stellar. And so irresistible is Stallone's blend of tough and tender that Oscar should give him points. Yo, Academy! "
The Knick: Season 2 - There Are Rules (TV Episode)
The Night Before (2015)
Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Empire: Season 2 - My Bad Parts (TV Episode)