By Anton Bitel
Todd Haynes’ wistful adaptation of Brian Selznick’s novel is a tad too saccharine for its own good.
Anya Taylor-Joy and Olivia Cooke are a revelation in this suburban black comedy from Cory Finley.
By Anton Bitel
There’s much to admire about this muted horror from actor-director John Krasinksi.
By Ella Kemp
This teen-baiting romantic drama about a girl living with a rare disease is clichéd in the extreme.
Big laughs and big heart are the ingredients that lift this ribald teen sex comedy above the pack.
Paddy Considine writes, directs and stars in this hard-hitting drama about a boxer who’s dealt an unexpected blow.
A humongous creative undertaking and a simple love of dogs combine for the most staggering achievement of Wes Anderson’s career.
By Matt Thrift
Formal ambition aside, there’s nothing out of the ordinary about Steven Soderbergh’s iPhone psychodrama.
Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood gets the rock star bio treatment courtesy of director Lorna Tucker.
Ill-fated sailor Donald Crowhurst gets a second biopic in as many years, this time from director Simon Rumley.
Don’t miss this forensically constructed murder story from Japanese director Hirokazu Koreeda.
John Boyega gamely fills Idris Elba’s shoes in this madcap sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s shiny robot romp.
By Aimee Knight
The world’s first all-girl punk rockers take the stage in this entertaining docu-profile.
Steven Spielberg’s high-octane pop culture bonanza is hamstrung by its corny, treasure hunt plotting.
Fans of Quentin Tarantino and Jim Jarmusch will delight in Liu Jian’s animated crime noir.
For all its ambition and artistic vision, Ava DuVernay’s glossy YA fairy tale fails to deliver.
By Naomi Wong
This soulful indie drama charts the fallout of the LA riots through the eyes of two Korean-American brothers.
This sublime teen romance evokes the heady passions that come from choosing between love and learning.