If you talk to April about wolves or the Swedish-Serbian ultra-black comedy Montenegro, she'll never leave you alone.
To fall in love with Bradley Cooper’s A Star Is Born is to embrace its paradoxes and, to quote a song Lady Gaga sings in the film, go “off the deep end” and submerge oneself “far from the shallow.” My advice? Submit. Suspend yourself in...
13 days ago | Film and TV
To fall in love with A Star Is Born is to embrace these paradoxes and, to quote a song Gaga sings in the film, go “off the deep end” and submerge oneself “far from the shallow.”
18 days ago | Film and TV
Too bad, then, that even Laguna’s input doesn’t get to the heart of Jett’s essence, as Bad Reputation comes off more as a fanboy’s declaration of reverence to the queen rather than an interrogation of one of the most iconic women in music.
19 days ago | Film and TV
At times, Green’s film feels too familiar, exploring what we already know — cops can be dirty and may retaliate if they’re crossed.
Kevin Kerslake’s Bad Reputation attempts to reveal the visionary mind underneath Joan Jett’s black shag. Like most documentaries about artists, Kerslake assembles archival clips and exclusive interviews into a linear timeline. But what’s...
Writer-director Reinaldo Marcus Green’s triptych drama Monsters and Men, about the intersections of cops and civilians in New York City, is one of a number of new films to focus on police brutality. At times, Green’s film feels too...