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November 25, 2017

Jessica Gorter’s documentary on the contentious legacy of Joseph Stalin, ‘The Red Soul,’ premiered in competition at the Dutch non-fiction jamboree. read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

With a filmography of full-hearted movies with bold innovation when it comes to both their aesthetic touch and narrative ideas, one of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s finest films, A Matter of Life and Death, has recently been restored and is now returning to theaters. Ahead of the run, a …

Set against the backdrop of the Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize, More Art Upstairs is a relaxed and immersive look at an event that consumes the city for three weeks every fall. The charm of Judy Hassett Sanchez’s picture is its documentation of the 2015 edition following, with a good deal more …

Man, things have gotten real ugly over in the land of the DCEU and Batgirl is caught in the crosshairs. It’s worse than any self-lacerating post-mortems made in the aftermath of any horrifying election results, this is a lot of finger pointing and fans…

It was a bit of a miracle that the cult favorite movie mocking series Mystery Science Theater 3000 ended up finding a new home at Netflix after a successful crowdfunding campaign paid for an entire season of new episodes 18 years after the series had ended.  The series revival brought …

Embodying every cliché of the working class New York City loudmouth is long-time local legend Curtis Sliwa, founder of the Guardian Angels, an organization of do-gooders who formed in 1977 in a McDonalds on Fordham Road in the Bronx. His new documentary Vigilante: The Incredible True Story of Curits Sliwa and the …

Following up on a landscape previously documented in Ramin Bahrani’s brilliant narrative feature Chop Shop, directors Prudence Katze and William Lehman chronicle the multiyear eviction process in The Iron Triangle as small business owners in Willets Point are forced out in the name of urban renewal. From the outside, Willets Point …

When Doctor Who premiered in 1963, the BBC probably didn’t anticipate it becoming a worldwide phenomenon and the longest-running science-fiction show in history. If they did, the network would have likely not purged their archives of Doctor Who episodes in the ’70s, resulting in many serials from the First and Second Doctor’s runs …

As you probably know by now, “Magic Mike” actor Joe Manganiello had been cast as the DC Comic mercenary Deathstroke some time ago. But for this story, well, there’s spoilers here, so you’ll want to turn away right now before reading the whole thing unl…

Quentin Tarantino is clearly a cinephile, but don’t you dare ask him to stream movies. The Hateful Eight filmmaker has revealed his dislike for streaming services like Netflix in the past, and a newly unearthed interview provides even more insight into the Tarantino Netflix disdain. When will the Tarantino Netflix wars …