Lady Bird

Studio: A24
Directed by Greta Gerwig

Nov 20, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

While most high school films tend to center around sexuality and friendship, Lady Bird finds a distinct balance between Christine’s social and home life.  More

Porto

Studio: Kino Lorber
Directed by Gabe Klinger

Nov 17, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

A downbeat, impressionistic deconstruction of love at first sight, Porto is rendered all the more tragic by featuring one of the final performances of Anton Yelchin, who died shortly after the film was completed. More

Mr. Roosevelt

Studio: Paladin
Directed by Noël Wells

Nov 15, 2017 Cinema Issue #62 - Julien Baker

Written, directed by, and starring the SNL alum, Noël Wells’ first feature is a promising debut behind the camera. More

It Happened in L.A.

Studio: The Orchard
Directed by Michelle Morgan

Nov 10, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

Michelle Morgan, the writer, director and star of the new indie dramedy It Happened in L.A., wears the influences of many other auteurs on her sleeve. More

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Studio: Fox Searchlight
Directed by Martin McDonagh

Nov 08, 2017 Cinema

The latest feature written and directed by Martin McDonagh (In Bruges) is crass, violent, and darkly, darkly humorous.  More

The Square

Studio: Magnolia Pictures
Directed by Ruben Östlund

Nov 06, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

Ruben Östlund’s follow-up to his incredible Force Majeure is another barb against bourgeois Europeans. More

78/52

Studio: IFC Midnight
Directed by Alexandre O. Phillippe

Nov 03, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

Similar to Rodney Ascher’s Room 237, 78/52 is an examination that offers varying critiques and opinions on a legendary horror classic.  More

Last Flag Flying

Studio: Amazon Studios / Lionsgate
Directed by Richard Linklater

Nov 02, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

From the description, “three Vietnam vets recover the body of one’s dead son,” Last Flag Flying sounds like the world’s bleakest road trip buddy movie. More

Blade of the Immortal

Studio: Magnet Releasing
Directed by Takashi Miike

Nov 01, 2017 Cinema Issue #62 - Julien Baker

If there’s anyone to try and film Hiroaki Samura’s incredible manga epic, Blade of the Immortal, it’s the insanely prolific director Takashi Miike. More