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Film Review: How to Talk to Girls at Parties
A typical teenager—insecure, hormonal and in love with the power of music to paper over life's dull patches—falls for an alien in this sweetly daffy picture about coming of age in punk-era England.
Film Review: In Darkness
This creepy London-set thriller places a blind pianist in peril after the suspicious death of a neighbor. Fans of the genre will appreciate the clever script and strong performances.
Film Review: Dark Crimes
You can draw a straight line from any iteration of the Hellfire Club to 'A Serbian Film' and then 'Dark Crimes,' a fact-inspired tale of men living out their darkest fantasies at the expense of throwaway women.
Film Review: Breaking In
In this slickly entertaining thriller, a mom pulls out all the stops to protect her family when she and her children are trapped by thieves in a high-tech house.
Film Review: Bad Samaritan
In this tightly constructed thriller, a stone-cold sociopath is pitted against a small-time grifter who rediscovers his long-neglected moral compass.
Film Review: Ghost Stories
This modern-day portmanteau horror film cleverly ties together three stories of the supernatural through one character's search to debunk the apparently undebunkable.
Film Review: Traffik
1970s exploitation lives in this lean, mean tale of vacationing city folk who accidentally run afoul of rural human traffickers.
Film Review: Mercury
Five friends are stalked in this dialogue-free, non-musical Indian film that combines horror conventions with a pointed message about toxic waste.
Film Review: Allure
Bad love comes in several varieties in this thriller about a woman whose relationship with a teenager has dire consequences.
Film Review: Keep the Change
Surprisingly sweet rom-com featuring two people with autism benefits from affecting performances by leads Samantha Elisofon and Brandon Polansky.
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