Denis Villeneuve’s action thriller is the most formally accomplished thing in multiplexes right now.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Sicario is the latest film by Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners), and it follows an ambitious FBI agent (Emily Blunt) who joins a government security force led by a pair of mysterious operatives (Josh Brolin and Benicio del Toro) as they search the borderland for a Mexican drug lord. Villeneuve emerged as a major filmmaker after the […]
Disney’s adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s stage musical extinguishes much of the show’s power.
Tom Cruise relives the same day over and over in the sci-fi blockbuster Edge of Tomorrow.
A match made unironically in heaven in Your Sister’s Sister
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
Jason Segel stars as a promising sous chef who ditches his career to follow lover Emily Blunt to snowy Ann Arbor.
J.R. Jones on Terri, his fourth-favorite film of 2011.
Philip K. Dick’s conceptual sci-fi fable gets retrofitted into the latest Matt Damon actioner.
Andrea Gronvall reviews the new feather-length animation from Disney’s Touchstone Pictures.
N00b-friendly dance music, two of the best new restaurants of 2009, and more
The Young Victoria puts a reality check on the Disney fantasy.
New films by Carlos Reygadas (Battle in Heaven), Francois Ozon (Under the Sand), Christian Petzold (Yella), Peter Greenaway (The Pillow Book), and Max Farberbock (Aimee & Jaguar).