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Jake Gyllenhaal in ‘The Guilty’: Film Review | TIFF 2021

Antoine Fuqua directs this American remake of the taut 2018 Danish thriller.

‘Dear Evan Hansen’: Film Review | TIFF 2021

Filmed last summer in the heat of the pandemic under the direction of Stephen Chbosky ('The Perks of Being a Wallflower'), with Ben Platt reprising his affecting, Tony Award-winning lead role, the production boasts its share of tenderly crafted moments.

‘The Boss Baby: Family Business’: Film Review

Alec Baldwin again provides the voice of the title character in this sequel to the 2017 animated comedy directed by Tom McGrath.

‘Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway’: Film Review

Rose Byrne and Domhnall Gleeson reunite with an animated James Corden in this CG sequel.

‘Earwig and the Witch’: Film Review

Richard E. Grant and Kacey Musgraves lend their voices to the English-language version of the latest Studio Ghibli offering.

‘Black Beauty’: Film Review

Mackenzie Foy and the voice of Kate Winslet bond in this reimagined update of 'Black Beauty.'

‘Over the Moon’: Film Review

Phillipa Soo, Ken Jeong, Margaret Cho, Ruthie Ann Miles and Sandra Oh lend their voices to 'Over the Moon,' Netflix's CG-animated take on the Moon Goddess legend.

‘Wolfwalkers’: Film Review | TIFF 2020

'Wolfwalkers' marks Tomm Moore's final installment in his enchanting animated Irish folkloric trilogy following 'The Secret of Kells' and 'Song of the Sea.'

‘The One and Only Ivan’: Film Review

Sam Rockwell and Angelina Jolie lend their voices to 'The One and Only Ivan,' a tender adaptation of the Newbery Medal-winning K.A. Applegate novel.

‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’: THR’s 2000 Review

On Dec. 22, 2000, the Coen brothers’ comic epic O Brother, Where Art Thou? hit theaters, where it would go on to gross $71 million globally. The film was nominated for two Oscars at the 73rd Academy Awards, for cinematography and adapted screenplay. The Hollywood Reporter’s original review is below. Trust the Coen brothers to mine comedic […]

‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’: THR’s 2000 Review

On Dec. 8, 2000, Sony Pictures Classics unveiled Ang Lee’s Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon in theaters, where it would eventually gross $213 million globally. It went on to be nominated for 10 Oscars at the 73rd Academy Awards, picking up four honors including best foreign language film. The Hollywood Reporter’s original review, from its Cannes […]

‘Western Stars’: Film Review | TIFF 2019

Bruce Springsteen shows 'em who's Boss with 'Western Stars,' his first feature directorial debut.