Game of Thrones: Season 5 - Kill the Boy (TV Episode)
"Written by series mainstay Bryan Cogman, tonight's episode - "Kill the Boy" - is the first in which every single storyline has been altered so substantially from the books that it may as well be brand new. "
The D Train (2015)
"Some critics are getting all up in the face of this audacious dark comedy for, well, being audacious. What are we supposed think about a movie that doesn't conform to formula? I'd start with grateful. "
Hot Pursuit (2015)
Gotham: Season 1 - All Happy Families Are Alike (TV Episode)
Game of Thrones: Season 5 - Sons of the Harpy (TV Episode)
"Game of Thrones has long excelled at balancing the macro with the micro, the grand and sweeping with the up close and personal. Tonight's very strong episode, "Sons of the Harpy," is a case in point. "
Mad Men: Season 7 - Lost Horizon (TV Episode)
"[Don's] meant to be free, not tied down by a four-year contract - although the brief glimpse of his Social Security card, secreted away in an envelope with Megan's wedding ring, reminds us that while Don Draper signed that contract, Dick Whitman did not. "
Far From the Madding Crowd (2015)
"Vinterberg may rush the final act, but he brings out the wild side in Mulligan, who can hold a close-up like nobody's business. She's a live wire in a movie that knows how to stir up a classic for the here and now. "
Gotham: Season 1 - The Anvil or the Hammer (TV Episode)
Mad Men: Season 7 - Time & Life (TV Episode)
Game of Thrones: Season 5 - High Sparrow (TV Episode)
Adult Beginners (2015)
The Water Diviner (2015)
"Crowe strives to strike a universal chord about the futility of war. Simplistic? Maybe. But in crafting a film about the pain a parent feels after losing a child in battle, Crowe transcends borders and politics. "
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Silicon Valley: Season 2 (TV, 2015)
Mad Men: Season 7 - The Forecast (TV Episode)
True Story (2015)
Gotham: Season 1 - Beasts of Prey (TV Episode)
Mad Men: Season 7 - New Business (TV Episode)
"After last week's densely packed and symbolically fraught midseason opener, tonight episode ("New Business") felt like a breath of fresh air - or maybe more like a wisp of a breeze, over almost before it started. "
Game of Thrones: Season 5 - The Wars to Come (TV Episode)
Ex Machina (2015)
Clouds of Sils Maria (2015)
"Don't get hung up on metaphors. Enjoy the virtuoso acting of Binoche and Stewart, and the strange and beautiful artwork Assayas has made of them pinballing around the notion of what it means to be a woman under a microscope. "
Better Call Saul: Season 1 - Marco (TV Episode)
Furious 7 (2015)
Better Call Saul: Season 1 - Pimento (TV Episode)
While We're Young (2015)
Get Hard (2015)
Better Call Saul: Season 1 - RICO (TV Episode)
"It's such a commanding performance by the former ace lawyer (and by Michael McKean, here called upon to play yet another side of this strange character) that it leaves Jimmy speechless. Now there's a first. "
Danny Collins (2015)
The Gunman (2015)
Better Call Saul: Season 1 - Bingo (TV Episode)
The Americans: Season 3 (TV, 2015)
Seymour: An Introduction (2015)
The Cobbler (2015)
It Follows (2015)
"Writer-director David Robert Mitchell has clearly studied up on John Carpenter. But Mitchell has his own twisted gift for letting atmosphere help define character. It Follows creeps you out big-time. "
Better Call Saul: Season 1 - Five-O (TV Episode)
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season 1 (TV, 2015)
Gotham: Season 1 - Everyone Has a Cobblepot (TV Episode)
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Better Call Saul: Season 1 - Alpine Shepherd Boy (TV Episode)
The Hunting Ground (2015)
"Documentary filmmaker Kirby Dick takes on the incendiary topic of rape on campus. As the cases mount and institutional reps succeed best by playing dumb, The Hunting Ground becomes an energizing call to action. "
Maps to the Stars (2015)