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Ruben Östlund writes and directs a piercing, blackly comic portrait of a family in the throes of dysfunction.
That's the horror in this horror movie: The absolute control that the board has over the film itself. Filmed with such fetishistic detail, it beckons us, as all good advertising does: Buy me. Buy me.
"The Best of Me" brings out the worst in me as a movie critic.
This funny and scary New Zealand import proves that horror films outside the U.S. are once again surpassing ours in quality and originality.
A person's life is his or her own personal journey, filled with stories that are written as each is lived. Executive producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez illustrate this conceit in Fox's spectacular "The Book of Life."
Young talent needs nurturing; it also needs discipline. The recipe for success must include both, but in what proportions?
David Ayer's "Fury" is a grisly, jingoistic slice of macho-porn disguised as a gritty war film.
Can music heal a broken heart, soothe the sting of incomprehensible events, or give a beat-down guy a second chance? In the movies, it can do all that and more.
"St. Vincent" offers Bill Murray as a crusty old man that befriends a 12-year old boy.
Writer-director Alex Ross Perry brings a deadpan, deadly dry sense of humor to his newest project, a film about a seething, insecure young writer and his friendship with a regretful has-been.