Singular visions from Canada (via Broadway), Cambodia (via U.S.) and Algeria (via France) explore terrorism, immigration and a talking cat.

Now Streaming: THE MORNING SHOW, Where Breaking News Never Stops

Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon star in the dramatic series, now streaming on Apple TV+.


A trifecta of goodies await discerning cinema enthusiasts.

Genre Seeds: I START COUNTING, Bolstered By a Teen

Jenny Agutter and Bryan Marshall star in director David Greene's great adaptation of a noteworthy novel, now available on Blu-ray from Fun City Editions.

Fantastic Fest 2021: THE BLACK PHONE Leads Second Wave

As the spotlight moves from the Telluride and Venice festivals to Toronto, the second and final wave of programming for Fantastic Fest has been announced. It's led by the world premiere of The Black Phone, directed by Scott Derrickson from...

Now on Home Video: SUMMER OF 85, Getting Hot in Here

Felix Lefebvre and Benjamin Voisin star in a film by Francois Ozon, now on Blu-ray and DVD from Music Box Films.

Genre Seeds: A LIFE AT STAKE, Indie Noir Shines Darkly

Angela Lansbury, Keith Andes and Claudia Barrett star in an indie film noir, now available on Blu-ray from The Film Detective.

Telluride 2021 Review: THE STORY OF LOOKING, How We Watch

Filmmaker Mark Cousins ('The Story of Film: An Odyssey') meditates on what it means to see things in his latest documentary essay.

Now Streaming: ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING, Manhattan Mysteries

Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez star in a mystery series, now streaming on Hulu.

Review: SEARCHING FOR MR. RUGOFF, Gone, Gone, Gone

Directed by Ira Deutchman, the documentary is a briskly informative celebration for anyone who loves independent and international cinema.

Criterion in November 2021: ONCE UPON A TIME IN CHINA Box Set and Some Other Films

All I read in the latest official announcement from The Criterion Collection is that a Once Upon a Time in China box set will be forthcoming in November 2021, and then I stopped to type this. Tsui Hark's films in...

Review: CONFETTI, Mother Loves Daughter, Who Yearns to Learn

Written and directed by Ann Hu, and starring Zhu Zhu and Amy Irving, a story about a mother's love for her daughter becomes an equally compelling immigrant drama.

Now Streaming: BLAKE'S 7 Features Rebellion in Space, TIME Passes in Grief and Grim Reality

Two series, new to the BritBox streaming service, consider very different futures.

Review: USEDOM: A CLEAR VIEW OF THE SEA, Where Nothing Ever Happens, Except Everything

Director Heinz Brinkman's documentary is an absorbing look at a Baltic Sea Island, diving beneath its surface beauties.

Review: RESPECT Catches Fire When She Sings

Jennifer Hudson stars as Aretha Franklin in a musical biopic, directed by Liesl Tommy.

Now Streaming: THE HUNT FOR A KILLER, Police and Bureaucrats

Anders Beckman and Lotten Roos star in the gripping true-crime series from Sweden, now streaming on SundanceNow.

Radar Love: Watch THE OLD WAYS Teaser, Mark Calendar

Here's a film that will soon be streaming and belongs on your radar, especially if you relish independent horror movies: The Old Ways, from the people who made The Mortuary Collection. Heading to Netflix on August 25, The Old Ways...

Fantastic Fest 2021: TITANE Leads First Wave

The festival will require badge holders to show proof of COVID vaccination. Masks will be required at all times indoors. Oh, and the film lineup looks terrific.

Exclusive RISING WOLF Featurette: Making VFX Look Real

Trapped in an elevator! We've probably all spent more time in elevators than we wish, but what if someone diabolical imprisoned you an elevator? And then bounced you up and down within it, and then disclosed other evil plans in...

Now Streaming: MR. CORMAN, Weird, Wild, Wonderful

Joseph Gordon-Levitt created and stars in the Apple TV+ series. The first two episodes debut globally today (Friday, August 6).