Look, Dark Fate is probably the best Terminator film we were going to get
You’ll be pleasantly surprised by some, if perhaps not all, of what you find here.
Eddie’s back! Netflix’s Dolemite pic is the feel-good movie of the year
“You’re going to spend the best part of two hours grinning at the screen”
Netflix’s Tell Me Who I Am is an incredibly moving film on memory loss and brotherly bonds
“This raw display of male vulnerability strikes the heart and all its arteries.”
Zombieland: Double Tap is the definition of “good enough”
As chucklesome and moderately gory as the original, without any freshness.
El Camino confirms Jesse Pinkman is Aaron Paul’s role of a lifetime
Paul’s performance in Netflix pic continues to show he’s got incredible acting chops
Netflix’s The Forest of Love is for those who like films strange, long and super dark
Sion Sono brings originality and excessiveness to Netflix with mixed results.
Mosley’s invigorating, timely tale overrides any shortcomings
“New Zealand hasn’t created a film quite like Mosley.”
Hustlers, crime film for our late-capitalist times (and so much fun)
Jennifer Lopez steals the show in this 5-star strip club crime pic.
Capital in the 21st Century’s lesson on society is both watchable and scary
Essential primer to understand the mess we’re in, if light on actionable solutions.
Joker feints toward edginess, but comes off a little stale
Despite the complexities of its titular character, Joker is frustratingly juvenile.
The ultimate crappy movie, London Fields, has arrived on Netflix
More a test of endurance than a rival to a film like The Room.
The Goldfinch might be a faithful adaptation, but it lacks the book’s depth
Those who haven’t read the book will likely enjoy this more.
Between Two Ferns: The Movie is a jumbo-sized take on satirical interview series
Story-wise it ain’t much, but it’s all just an excuse to watch celebrities squirm.
Ad Astra is spectacular sci-fi with a stupendous Brad Pitt performance
James Gray space adventure had our editor utterly captivated.
Last Blood shows Rambo’s not leaving without bringing an ungodly amount of pain
Should keep anyone with an appetite for bloodthirsty action satiated.
Folk nightmare Midsommar’s bizarre rituals won’t be forgotten anytime soon
Off-kilter, visually striking, deliriously inspired in parts, and yes, stark-raving mad.
Good Boys is what you want from a tween comedy laced with F-bombs, sex toys and drugs
Teen comedy tropes get appropriately scaled down to 12-year-olds.
Michael Hutchence doco Mystify more voyeuristic than revealing
Worth seeing for the candid personal archive footage, though.
It: Chapter Two isn’t as buoyant as the first
This over-inflated second chapter just doesn’t pop often enough.
Less ritzy, more reflective than Crazy Rich Asians, The Farewell resonates even louder
“Hopes, regrets and memories around mouth-wateringly packed lazy Susans.”
You’ll feel every drop of sweat in the stunning Amazing Grace
Aretha Franklin’s performance will blow you away.