We Bought a Zoo (2011)
"Director Brad Bird juices and gooses the whole affair with edge and excitement, new energy, humor and heartbeat, and a terrific feel for big, bold, audaciously daring sequences that beg for the biggest screen available. "
War Horse (2011)
The Muppets (2011)
Jack and Jill (2011)
Tower Heist (2011)
"It's easy to get lost in the facial-hair thicket of actors, earls, lords, Roberts, Thomases and Cecils, and the movie's jarring leaps across the years often make things even more challenging to follow. "
The Three Musketeers (2011)
"The characters, the scenes, the dancing, even much of the dialogue are all plugged into a rigidly prefabricated storyline that treats its 1984 predecessor more as holy writ instead of perishable Reagan-era cheese. "
The Ides of March (2011)
Real Steel (2011)
"Relies heavily on time-tested, heart-tugging Disney signature themes juiced with a familiar twist of kid-spunkiness that might reflect Steven Spielberg's participation as one of the project's 12 producers. "
Leap Year (2010)
"The bright spot in this boggy botched mess is Amy Adams, a fine and always interesting actress who sparkles and shines here despite the stilted storyline, preposterous improbabilities and an artificially sweetened storybook ending. "
Up in the Air (2009)
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
The Princess and the Frog (2009)
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
The Blind Side (2009)
"Football may the thread that runs throughout, but the movie is much more interested in the tale of how Oher left behind a life of poverty, violence and foster-home despair to become a champ on the gridiron. "
The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009)
Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009)
The Fourth Kind (2009)
Astro Boy (AstroBoy) (2009)
The Invention of Lying (2009)
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
The Informant! (2009)
Taking Woodstock (2009)
"Dancy's sensitive, never-showy portrayal of the autistic Adam reminds us that there's a real person behind every behavioral disorder, psychological condition and personality quirk that often comes off as "strange." "
District 9 (2009)
"A rocking, rolling action drama about alien castaways that just want to go home, an evil corporation that wants to capitalize on them at any cost, and one man who freakishly gets caught in the middle. "
500 Days of Summer (2009)
The Hangover (2009)
The Proposal (2009)
Public Enemies (2009)
Food, Inc. (2009)
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Terminator Salvation (2009)