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Kelly Marie Tran stars as the titular warrior Raya on a quest to save her father from evil spirits known as the Druun.

“Raya and the Last Dragon” sports gorgeous animation in substitute of Disney’s best storytelling

Disney Animation's latest future film showcases the animation they frequently excel at with little for it to elevate.

On Thursday, March 5, Disney Animation released “Raya and the Last Dragon” to theaters and its streaming platform with premier access. The film follows the adventures of Raya (Kelly Marie Tran), a...

Daniel Kaluuya leads a formidable cast as prominent activist and Black Panther Fred Hampton.

“Judas and the Black Messiah” powers through familiar territory with fantastic performances and bedazzling filmmaking

Shaka King's fast-paced direction, Sean Bobbitt's beautiful cinematography, and Daniel Kaluuya and Lakeith Stanfield's powerful performances pave the way for this exigent feature.

On Friday, Feb. 12, HBO Max released “Judas and the Black Messiah” to its streaming platform. The film follows the influence of Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya) on the Black Panther Party (BPP) in Illinois....

Frances McDormand's Fern amidst the backdrop of the rustic American landscape.

“Nomadland” takes command of Chloé Zhao’s intimate direction and Frances McDormand’s heartfelt performance

Chloé Zhao's third feature film brings a forgotten populous in American history to the forefront of her powerful talents.

On Friday, Feb. 19, Hulu released “Nomadland” to its streaming platform. The film centers around Fern (Frances McDormand) an elderly woman who lost her job and home in Empire, NV following the Great...

Carey Mulligan stars as the sharp Cassandra Thomas.

“Promising Young Woman” powerfully showcases Carey Mulligan and confronts prominent contemporary societal issues

Emerald Fennell's directorial debut bleeds with deftly uncompromising power and ferociousness.

On Monday, Jan. 25, “Promising Young Woman” made its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival. The film stars Academy Award-nominated actress Carey Mulligan as Cassandra Thomas, a woman who, stricken...

Jamie Foxx stars as Joe Gardner in Pixar's 23rd feature film.

“Soul” finds Pete Docter at his existential and life-affirming best

Pete Docter's newest feature combines his usual brilliant creativity with one of Pixar's most intrepid visions.

On Friday, Dec. 25, Pixar released “Soul,” its 23rd feature-length animated film, to its streaming platform Disney+. The film stars Jamie Foxx and Tina Fey and centers around Joe Gardner (Foxx), a...

Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis star in the film as Abby Holland and Harper Caldwell.

“Happiest Season” overcomes its tropes to succeed as a fast, heartwarming feature

Clea DuVall's second directorial credit wonderfully uses Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis's chemistry to make a heartwarming Christmas rom-com.

On Wednesday, Nov. 25, Hulu released “Happiest Season” to its streaming platform. The film follows Abby Holland and Harper Caldwell, played by Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis respectively. The...

Sacha Baron Cohen's Borat travels to the United States for the second time.

“Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” uses familiar satirical beats and new dramatic ones to prove its worth

Borat's second installment may not live up to the first, but it still entertains and sharply critiques American culture over a decade later.

Jagshemash! On Friday, Oct. 23, Amazon Prime Video released “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime to Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.” It stars...

Rashida Jones's Laura and Bill Murray's Felix as they ride around New York City together.

“On the Rocks” showcases Sofia Coppola’s technical flare without the full command of her craft

Sofia Coppola’s new feature film starring Rashida Jones and Bill Murray reaches its bare minimum but doesn’t trek her higher ground.

On Friday, Oct. 23, Apple TV+ released Sofia Coppola’s newest film, “On the Rocks.” The film stars Rashida Jones as Laura, a married woman with two daughters who suspects her husband, Dean, of infidelity....

The defendants all sitting in the courtroom during the trial.

“The Trial of the Chicago 7” presents a healthy meal of Aaron Sorkin without the best ingredients

Aaron Sorkin’s dramatic retelling of the important trial in American history tells its story adequately but without the best gravitas that he’s capable of.

On Friday, Oct. 16, Netflix digitally released “The Trial of the Chicago 7” to its streaming platform. The film stars Eddie Redmayne and Sacha Baron Cohen and the true story of the Chicago Seven, a...

The poster of the film features Millie Bobby Brown’s Enola Holmes leading the supporting cast of Henry Cavill’s Sherlock Holmes and Louis Partridge’s Lord Tewkesbury in front of the setting of past England.

“Enola Holmes” crafts an effective but standard Sherlock story

Harry Bradbeer’s adaptation of the series of mystery novels of the same name doesn’t stand on its own creatively, but is still effective in its craft.

On Wednesday, Sept. 23, Netflix released “Enola Holmes” onto their streaming platform, an adaptation of the series of mystery novels of the same name written by Nancy Springer. It follows Enola Holmes...

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