Review: ENFORCEMENT (SHORTA), Police Brutality Smashes Lives

Jacob Lohmann and Simon Sears star in a nail-biting crime thriller from Denmark, directed by Anders Ølholm and Frederik Louis Hviid.

Now Streaming: HOME BEFORE DARK, Kid Detectives Sure Grow Up Fast

Jim Sturgess, Brooklynn Prince and Abby Wilson star in a family crime series, created by Dana Fox and Dara Resnik, now streaming on Apple TV+.

Review: 12 MIGHTY ORPHANS, Fighting Discrimination, One Sport at a Time

Luke Wilson and Martin Sheen star in a Texas-set period drama, directed by Ty Roberts.

Now Streaming: DOM, Police, Drugs, and Thieves, All in the Family

Gabriel Leone, Flávio Tolezani and Filipe Bragança star in the compelling crime-drama series from Brazil, created by Breno Silveira and now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

Review: LOKI, Marvelous Mischief

Tom Hiddleston, Owen Wilson and Gugu Mbatha-Raw star in the Marvel action series, created by Michael Waldron, and streaming on Disney Plus.

Review: PHYSICAL, Let Me Hear Your Body Talk

Rose Byrne stars in the exceptional series, created by Annie Weisman, which will stream exclusively on Apple TV+, debuting soon.

Blu-ray Review: EXPLORERS, Dreaming of a Better World

Ethan Hawke, River Phoenix and Jason Presson star in director Joe Dante's marvelous science-fiction adventure, now available from Shout Select.

Review: SPIRIT UNTAMED Draws Within the Lines

Isabela Merced, Marsai Martin, Mckenna Grace, Andre Braughter, Walton Goggins, Julianne Moore and Jake Gyllenhaal lead the cast of an animated Western.

Review: CRUELLA Crushes the Competition

Emma Stone and Emma Thompson star in a fashionably smart action-comedy, directed by Craig Gillespie.

Review: LISEY'S STORY Plunges Into a Pool of Despair

Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dane DeHaan and Joan Allen star in a limited horror series, written by Stephen King and directed by Pablo Lorrain.


The music-documentary series, now streaming on Apple TV+, is vital and energizing.

FINDING OPHELIA Teases Mysteries in New Trailer

I prefer trailers that don't spell everything out, instead teasing the mood, atmosphere, and what might be coming. Thus, I really like a new trailer for Finding Ophelia. It doesn't look like a whiz-bang kind of thing -- which also...

Now on Blu-ray: DRUNKEN MASTER II, High Point in Hong Kong Action Cinema

Jackie Chan stars in a martial-arts masterpiece, directed by Lau Ka Leung, now available on Blu-ray from the Warner Archive Collection.

Neuchâtel 2021: Formosa Fantastica Will Showcase Taiwan

Horror comedy 'Get the Hell Out' will be among the titles featured.

HAND ROLLED CIGARETTE Trailer Offers Smoke From Hong Kong

Said to be "a story of how a retired British-Chinese soldier and a marginalized young South Asian man face the plight of being abandoned by society," Hand Rolled Cigarette comes from Hong Kong and offers a smoky atmosphere that looks...


Sometimes trailers appear that catch your eye before you realize what you're watching. Such was the case with a new trailer for Alice e Peter: Onde Nascem os Sonhos, starring David Oyelowo and Angelina Jolie, which is heading for theaters...

EBOLA REX Ready to Stomp On Demand

Do you know where your children are? Because I think they might have been busy making a horror movie instead of going to school, judging from the evidence of Ebola Rex.  According to an official statement, the film "sees an infected...

Coming Soon on Criterion: AFTER LIFE, BEASTS OF NO NATION and More Fine Titles

Also in August 2021: 'Ashes and Diamonds' and 'Company.'

Review: THE PRINCE'S VOYAGE, Monkey Crosses Sea, Discovers Strange New World

Directed by Jean-François Laguionie and Xavier Picard, the gorgeous animated tale from France is delightfully surprising and kindly philosophical.

Popcorn Frights 2021: In-Person Horror Returning in Florida

As challenging as it is, has been, and will be for major film festivals in the pandemic era, it's even more challenging for all the genre-focused film festivals around the world. We salute you! The scrappy Popcorn Frights Film Festival...