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Licorice Pizza

Studio: Focus Features
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Feb 23, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Licorice Pizza finds real intimacy from Paul Thomas Anderson in ‘70s L.A.


Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Studio: Netflix

Feb 23, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Prior to the release of Netflix’s reboot attempt, every entry of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise possessed some artistic significance.



Studio: Amazon Studios
Director: Carey Williams

Feb 01, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Emergency is a sharply-penned, rapid-fire dark comedy with multiple layers at work.


Cha Cha Real Smooth

Studio: Picturestart
Director: Cooper Raiff

Jan 31, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Cha Cha Real Smooth is a beautifully simple film all about relationships, whether familial, romantic or platonic.



Studio: Common Ground Pictures
Director: Michel Franco

Jan 29, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Tim Roth excels in Michel Franco’s Sundown, a stellar slow burn of a film.



Studio: Film4
Director: Oliver Hermanus

Jan 28, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Living in a worthy remake of Akira Kurosawa’s philosophical masterpiece Ikiru.


When You Finish Saving The World

Studio: A24
Director: Jesse Eisenberg

Jan 27, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Jesse Eisenberg’s When You Finish Saving The World has trouble making its message clear.


After Yang

Studio: A24
Director: Kogonada

Jan 27, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

After Yang beautifully illuminates the meaning of life’s big and small moments.


Call Jane

Studio: Ingenious
Director: Phyllis Nagy

Jan 26, 2022 Cinema Web Exclusive

Call Jane is an abortion-centered drama that cannot convincingly balance fictional storytelling and historical context.