June 23, 2013
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Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic

“The candid photographs are at times haunting, and scenes from his act provide enough material on their own to fill this 84-minute documentary.” A review by Michael Ward.

June 9, 2013
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A Crying Shame

“Every single action set piece is featured in the trailer. I’m not exaggerating here, I mean it. Every. Single. One.” Eric Wood reviews the full-length version of Fast & Furious 6, too.

June 7, 2013
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When Am I?

“We learn to trust the author to know where she is and where she needs to go. It’s like listening to an especially ambitious jazz improvisation.” Nikki Stern reviews the new Kate Atkinson novel.

June 2, 2013
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A Biopic Better Left Behind

“Douglas’ performance takes the wrong cue. He is a (presumably) straight actor playing a gay part–and this should create a contract with his cable audience. Except that he does not commit.” Jaime Franchi is committed to not liking Behind the Candelabra.

May 23, 2013
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Exploring Cities from the Inside

“Gates and his fearless partners in crime notice places others only pass by—and embrace the urge to go for a closer look.”A review of Hidden Cities by Lauren Jonik.

May 20, 2013
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Out of Darkness

“You need to bring your own devotion with you to the cinema, otherwise Bones and Uhura and the rest are anonymous.” But if you do, says Matt Jager. If you do…

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