• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Sundance Film Festival Reviews

Latest News

  1. 'Sleeping With Other People': Sundance Review

    7:19 am PST 01/25/2015
    Number of comments:

    Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie star as ex-lovers trying to be just friends in director Leslye Headland’s follow-up to ‘Bachelorette’ READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 6
  2. 'Slow West': Sundance Review

    10:58 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Michael Fassbender plays gruff bodyguard on Kodi Smit-McPhee's odyssey through the West READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 2
  3. 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck': Sundance Review

    10:55 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Brett Morgen directed this first-ever fully authorized documentary feature about the musician, which relies heavily on Cobain's own archive of materials, including home movies. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 2
  4. 'Mississippi Grind': Sundance Review

    8:57 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Ryan Reynolds and Ben Mendelsohn play a smooth gambler and his less lucky cohort, following the mighty river of the title in search of a big win. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 4
  5. 'Dreamcatcher': Sundance Review

    6:37 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Documentary doyenne Kim Longinotto makes a rare foray into America to profile an organization devoted to helping prostitutes give up the life. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  6. 'Fresh Dressed': Sundance Review

    4:58 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    From the South Bronx to Paris runways. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 1
  7. Critic's Notebook: At Sundance 2015, Ladies First

    4:33 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Nicole Kidman in the Outback, a mean gymnast's redemption, a teen girl's sexual awakening, Lithuanian lesbians and more — the opening days of Sundance 2015 provided an unusually expansive showcase for female-driven films READ MORE

    • 3
  8. 'Reversal': Sundance Review

    3:27 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Tina Ivlev stars as a young woman who turns the tables on kidnapper Richad Tyson in director J.M. Cravioto’s second feature READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  9. 'Entertainment': Sundance Review

    3:00 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Is he still a sad clown if nobody's laughing? READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 7
  10. 'Shaun the Sheep Movie': Sundance Review

    12:25 pm PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    A spinoff from Aardman Animation's highly successful TV series, this feature stars the plucky young ram of the title and his flock in an urban adventure. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 11
  11. 'Ten Thousand Saints': Sundance Review

    11:47 am PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Asa Butterfield and Hailee Steinfeld cope with grown-up problems even their parents aren't ready for. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  12. 'Stockholm, Pennsylvania': Sundance Review

    11:47 am PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Saoirse Ronan and Cynthia Nixon star in Nicole Beckwith's drama about the troubled reconciliation of an abduction victim with her parents. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 4
  13. 'The Overnight': Sundance Review

    12:23 am PST 01/24/2015
    Number of comments:

    Newly transplanted Seattleites Taylor Schilling and Adam Scott make friends and explore new sexual horizons in freewheeling Los Angeles. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 6
  14. 'The End of the Tour': Sundance Review

    10:40 pm PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Jason Segel plays tragic genius David Foster Wallace and Jesse Eisenberg the Rolling Stone reporter whose aborted profile of him became a highly personal eulogy. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  15. 'Strangerland': Sundance Review

    10:26 pm PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Nicole Kidman and Joseph Fiennes are the parents of two children who go missing in the Australian outback in Kim Farrant's feature debut. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 9
  16. 'True Story': Film Review

    8:49 pm PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    James Franco plays an accused killer who buddies up with disgraced reporter Jonah Hill. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  17. 'The Hunting Ground': Sundance Review

    5:56 pm PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Director Kirby Dick and producer Amy Ziering (‘The Invisible War’) tackle the epidemic of sexual violence sweeping America’s campuses. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  18. 'James White': Sundance Review

    4:00 pm PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Christopher Abbott and Cynthia Nixon play a slacker careening out of control and his mother battling cancer in Josh Mond's first feature. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3
  19. 'How to Change the World': Sundance Review

    12:03 pm PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Jerry Rothwell's documentary about the birth of Greenpeace features a lot of rarely seen 16mm footage from the early days. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 2
  20. 'The Royal Road': Sundance Review

    11:30 am PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Nostalgia, California's urban landscapes, an impossible lesbian relationship and the Mexican-American War all come together in this eclectic work. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 2
  21. ‘What Happened, Miss Simone’: Sundance Review

    9:22 am PST 01/23/2015
    Number of comments:

    Eminent documentary director Liz Garbus explores the life and music of the imperious singer and pianist Nina Simone, using rare archival material READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 3