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‘Tom & Jerry’: Film Review

The eternal cat-and-mouse enemies return in a hybrid live-action/animated Tim Story film starring Chloe Grace Moretz.

‘Crisis’: Film Review

Gary Oldman, Armie Hammer and Evangeline Lilly star in Nicholas Jarecki's multi-narrative look at the opioid problem.

‘Sin’ (‘Il Peccato’): Film Review

Andrei Konchalovsky's 'Sin' follows an especially tense period in the life of Renaissance workaholic Michelangelo.

‘The Map of Tiny Perfect Things’: Film Review

Ian Samuels adapts Lev Grossman's time-loop teen romance in an Amazon film starring Kyle Allen and Kathryn Newton.

‘Little Fish’: Film Review

Olivia Cooke and Jack O'Connell play a couple confronting a memory-destroying pandemic in Chad Hartigan's drama.

‘Prisoners of the Ghostland’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Nicolas Cage stars in Sion Sono's samurai-Western rescue story set in a post-nuclear wasteland.

‘First Date’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Manuel Crosby and Darren Knapp's comedy sets many, many obstacles between the meeting of a high-school kid and the girl he's obsessed with.

‘A Glitch in the Matrix’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

'Room 237' director Rodney Ascher follows the rabbit hole of simulation theory in his latest documentary.

‘On the Count of Three’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Comedian Jerrod Carmichael's 'On the Count of Three' follows two best friends (Carmichael and Christopher Abbott) who've decided to kill themselves at the end of the day.

‘How It Ends’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

A woman seeks closure before the Earth explodes in the latest comedy from Zoe Lister-Jones and Daryl Wein.

‘Palmer’: Film Review

Justin Timberlake plays an ex-con stuck caring for a kid in Fisher Stevens’ ‘Palmer.’

‘Brothers by Blood’: Film Review

Matthias Schoenaerts stars in an adaptation of a Pete Dexter novel about family and gangsters in working-class Philadelphia.