Movie Review: X
My first thought to myself - alert, energized and to be sure alive, me - as I exited the theater after a watch of the new slasher film, X, was: Is horror having a moment right now, in 2022?
Movie Review: The Batman
The Batman.
What could the filmmakers possibly do with this pop culture icon that hasn’t already been done (at least to some degree)?

Movie Review: Moonfall
I sort of adore this movie, like few before it.
Review: Matrix Resurrections
The Matrix Resurrections
Does Neo control the Matrix or is it the Matrix that controls Neo?
Movie Reviews: Scream
Our staff had a lot of feelings about Scream...

Review by Ben Gruchow
Review by Eric Hughes
Review by Matt Huntley
November Forecast
November is a simple, if now historic, month: it begins with what's turned out to be the greatest Marvel Cinematic Universe film ever.
The #1 Movie in America
“Sahara,” the 2005 action-adventure flick starring Matthew McConaughey and Penelope Cruz, made $68.6 million. It was the 35th top-grossing film of that year.
The Many Saints of Newark
The Many Saints of Newark
“The Many Saints of Newark" is a solid albeit not exactly electrifying crime film.
The #1 Movie in America
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
It’s tough to imagine a time when “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” and “Pretty Woman” were locked in an extended battle for multiplex supremacy.
October Forecast
October Forecast
At this point in the game, it may or may not seem unusual that possibly the biggest, baddest, most blockbustery month of 2021 shall be... October.
Review: Vacation Friends
Vacation Friends
“Vacation Friends” is a happy, harmless, “everyone involved looks like they’re having a good time” ensemble comedy.
#1 Movie in America
There’s a very plausible alternate universe where perennial Oscar bridesmaid Amy Adams has a Best Actress trophy.
September Forecast
A kinder, gentler, quieter, September 2021 is what we get, a breather from the upstart and colorful August behind us.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

September 27, 2023
Who is featured today? Here's a hint:

"Created when scientists bred Jonathan Winters with a mohair sweater"
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To what song does Groot dance during the opening credits of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2?

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Top 5 Green Movies
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  2. Soylent Green
  3. The Green Berets
  4. Fried Green Tomatoes
  5. Behind the Green Door
This Date in Film History

Michael Moore's acclaimed documentary Roger and Me debuts in New York.


NC-17 replaces X in the Motion Picture Associtation of America rating system as designation of adult material. The move was undertaken to try and address the problem caused by the co-opting by the porn industry of the X rating, which initally was intended to indicate adult themes.

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