Beast

There are very few movies that can be sold entirely on one image. While said image can be an honest reflection of the film itself, it can often be highly [...]

Orphan: First Kill

Rhoda the Bad Seed, Damien, Regan, The Grady Twins, The Children of the Corn and a multitude of others. Creepy children are a long-standing tradition of horror cinema. When Orphan [...]

Fall

Fall is equal parts thrilling and engaging so long as the viewer accepts the type of movie they are watching. Scott Mann’s latest film is a minimalist one with enough [...]

Sharp Stick

Sharp Stick, Lena Dunham's first feature since her 2010 breakthrough indie darling Tiny Furniture, is a fearless sex comedy that plays like an inferior episode of Girls, Diablo Cody wannabes, [...]

Spin Me Round

While there are many laughs that last throughout the course of the running time in Spin Me Round, the fifth film from writer-director Jeff Baena (Horse Girl, The Little Hours, [...]

Rogue Agent

People, on the whole, can be gullible – they want to believe a good story. Particularly if there is something exciting in it which gives them a chance to transcend [...]

Emily the Criminal

Emily the Criminal is a gripping neo-noir film that explores a human story of desperation beneath the service, looking beyond the modern-day desperations of a debt nation and the horrors [...]

Summering

A discovery of a dead body by a small band of pre-teen girls becomes a reflection of life and a coming-of-age portrait of friendship in James Ponsoldt’s (The End of [...]