Staff Recs: Scariest Horror Movies

Halloween is creeping up, so here are our picks for Scariest Horror Movies to terrify you on a dark, lonely night.

‘Stella’s Last Weekend’ Is a Family Film Project That Fails to Charm

"Stella's Last Weekend" is a nice family effort from Nat and Alex Wolff and their mother, Polly Draper, but it fails to build a sincere, emotional connection with the audience.

‘My Hero Academia’ Exceeds Fan Expectations

The latest season of popular anime "My Hero Academia" has fresh writing, heart and heroism and exceeds expectations.

‘First Man’ Is a Personal NASA Story

Damien Chazelle's newest film "First Man" takes the leap into space and brings the audience along for liftoff.

A Film Within an Album: A Closer Look at the ‘A Star Is Born’...

The streaming era of music has been a tumultuous journey of countless ventures within the industry, from unannounced album releases to streaming plans as low as $5 a month. The one area of music...

Maggie Gyllenhaal’s A+ Performance in ‘The Kindergarten Teacher’

"The Kindergarten Teacher" chronicles the descent of a woman who cannot come to terms with her own mediocrity.

Chalamet’s ‘Beautiful Boy’ Scratches the Surface of Addiction

Based on memoirs by David and Nic Sheff, "Beautiful Boy" tackles the weighty topic of addiction, but fails to contribute anything new to the genre.

Staff Recs: Best Actors-Turned-Directors

With Bradley Cooper being the latest actor to try his hand at directing, here are our top picks for best actors turned directors.

The World Has Had Enough ‘Venom’

"Venom" has the seeds of being a proper addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but fails to blossom into something that meets viewers' expectations.

Unpopular Opinions: Directors

Not all directors are created equal. Here are our thoughts on some underrated and overrated filmmakers.

The ‘First Man’ Controversy: When Does Patriotism Become Propaganda?

The controversy surrounding "First Man" and the planting of the American flag on the moon begs the question: when does patriotism turn into propaganda?

‘Maniac’ Is Netflix’s Underwhelming Sci-Fi Experiment

"Maniac," Netflix's bizarre sci-fi experiment, tackles a handful of weighty topics, but has more flash than substance.