In Praise of “American Splendor”
15 years after its release, the movie's celebration of writer Harvey Pekar is still powerful.
Loving in Color: “Crazy Rich Asians” is Long Overdue
On the importance of diverse representation in romantic comedies.
Paul Verhoeven's Mass Media
Making prescient cultural critique available to action-movie audiences.
Why You Should Mind “Minding the Gap”
This documentary is doing a rad kickflip into theaters near you.
The Kinetic Energy of Michael Ballhaus
Remembering the German cinematographer’s acclaimed work.
Weekend Movie Guide: August 10-12
Get ready for unholy appetites, prison fights, true crime, and the sublime.