A wildly popular, theoretically inspirational prison drama slash… allegory? metaphor? daydream?
Teens hang on the last day of school, 1976, in Austin, Texas. Not much happens. Mostly in a good way, I promise.
A gorgeous animation classic that is firmly for adults, about the eternal struggle between humans and their environment.
Francis Ford Coppola recently released a re-edited version of the least-acclaimed film of his famous mafia trilogy, but how much of a difference does it make?
My favorite Christmas movie, bar none, featuring Michael Caine as Scrooge and Gonzo the Great as Charles Dickens.
Halloween decides to take over Christmas in what has become one of my favorites.
James Bond plows into the modern era by blowing up the Arecibo Telescope a quarter century early.
Ang Lee directs a “comedy of manners” about two families crashing into each other over Thanksgiving weekend.
John Singleton’s slice-of-life drama about young men dealing with life South Central Los Angeles received wide acclaim and maybe changed Hollywood a little.
This 1990s animated movie was an afterthought even to its own studio, but has developed something of a cult following since.