How, in an era of sequels, Kubo and the Two Strings and Pete’s Dragon find worth in the finite.
From the director who brought you the Sarah Palin documentary The Undefeated and In the Face of Evil: Reagan’s War in Word and Deed.
And, TBH, most of its female characters.
From a bittersweet drama to a difficult documentary about sex offenders, these are the under-the-radar films worth seeking out this month. Because, you know, there’s more to movies than blockbusters.
Turns out Nerve, a romantic thriller about a social media game from the directors of Catfish, is smarter about signing away privacy than Matt Damon’s spy saga.
When the women of Bad Moms and Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie act out, it has nothing to do with keeping up with men.
Lights Out may not make you afraid of the dark, but it’ll have you side-eyeing shadowy hallways.
The reboot is back on the big screen, but Star Trek Beyond will make you wonder if that’s really the best place for the franchise.
The female-led reboot of the 1984 comedy has to claw its way out from under memories of the original. Fortunately, Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones are more than up to the task.
They’re dreamy and they fight oppression, but the heroes of The Legend of Tarzan and Free State of Jones are selling bleak history from the most comfortable point of view.
You know all about the big films opening in July, but here are some smaller ones you won’t want to miss.
It’s got blood, it’s got guts, but it’s got nothing on Donald Trump.
The New Zealand filmmaker has been put at the forefront of Disney’s push toward diversity. But, he tells BuzzFeed News, that doesn’t mean he’s committing to a career in studio movies.
But much more fun — sharks ftw.
Is there anything he can’t do?
There’s also a really excellent octopus.
To be fair, it’s not Mortal Kombat: Annihilation, either.
Andy Samberg’s mockumentary is a laugh-out-loud take on fame in the internet age.
Honestly, fuck the whole concept of this new romantic weepy about a woman tasked with convincing a man with quadriplegia who has a death wish — both played by able-bodied young stars — that life is worth living.
From a doc made by a former cult member to Jane Austen as she’s never been adapted before, here are some under-the-radar films to keep an eye out for this June.