3 1/2 stars
The last 1950s-style noir film shows classic strengths in the genre with strong acting by top actors performing as noir archetypes and with stark grey urban imagery but is somewhat undone by weak story telling.
Strong central performance by Christian Slater carries weight of film’s extensive rhetoric.
An exciting heist movie with character and thematic substance.
A surprisingly complex and engrossing tale of young love, sex, and sexism.
Strong narrative elevates special effects-driven film.
A family film of surprising character depth set in the world of competitive equestrian.
A delightful confection of a movie about a teenage girl coming of age in the late 1920s.
Legendary duo Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy shine in Frank Capra’s populist take on presidential politics.
Tense thriller about a man’s scheme to murder his wife.
Lushly-directed romantic comedy featuring Durbin’s charm and strong support from Franchot Tone.