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Sheri Linden

Senior Copy Editor/Film Critic

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Bradley Cooper and Cate Blanchett in Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Nightmare Alley’: Film Review

In the second big-screen interpretation of the 1946 novel by William Lindsay Gresham, a mind-reading showman meets his match in a high-society psychoanalyst.

Disney+’s ‘The Beatles: Get Back’: TV Review

Peter Jackson's three-part documentary chronicles an intensely productive month for the band, culminating in the legendary Jan. 30, 1969, public performance that would be its last.

‘The Village Detective: A Song Cycle’: Film Review

Bill Morrison's latest foray into the realm of old, decaying celluloid takes him on a journey into Soviet cinema and one of its biggest stars.

‘Dean Martin: King of Cool’: Film Review | DOC NYC 2021

Tom Donahue's documentary celebrates the ultra-laidback, ultra-elusive megastar of nightclubs, records, movies and television.

Critics’ Conversation: Nina Mae McKinney, a Star of the Early Talkies, Burned Bright and Fizzled Too Soon

Looking at Film Forum's series devoted to the Black performer, THR critics find a radiant talent and a particularly American story of thwarted opportunities and unfulfilled promise.

‘Speer Goes to Hollywood’: Film Review

Vanessa Lapa's documentary delves into public and private archives to explore the strange but true moment when Paramount Pictures was in business with one of Hitler's chief confederates.

Amanda Seyfried in ‘A Mouthful of Air’: Film Review

In her directing debut, 'I Smile Back' author Amy Koppelman adapts her first novel, the story of a New York woman's struggle with postpartum depression.

Ben Affleck and Tye Sheridan in George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’: Film Review | BFI London 2021

In a comic drama based on J.R. Moehringer's memoir, a working-class Long Island boy finds a surrogate father in his book-loving bartender uncle.

Carrie Coon and Paul Rudd in ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’: Film Review

Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace also star in director Jason Reitman's supernatural action comedy, which adds a contemporary chapter to the franchise that began with his father's 1984 hit movie.

Abortion in Film: THR Critics Recommend 12 Movies to Revisit

At a moment when Roe v. Wade is under direct challenge, here are some of the most inspired examples of the ways filmmakers around the world have explored the reality of abortion in women's lives.

‘The First Wave’: Film Review

'Cartel Land' director Matthew Heineman embedded with a New York City hospital to chronicle the first four months of the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing on two hard-hit patients and a tireless doctor.

‘Charlotte’: Film Review | TIFF 2021

Keira Knightley leads the voice cast of an animated feature that tells the story of German painter Charlotte Salomon, who was killed in Auschwitz but left behind an extraordinary body of work.