Charlize Theron in Gringo. She plays a self-preserving schemer whose idea of small talk is to gasp at a Mexican colleague’s family photographs: “Do they not sell condoms down here?”

 The deluge of unlovely imitations that followed Quentin Tarantino’s earliest and best-loved films were a particular blight on 1990s cinema. That(...)

Towards the beginning of this very interesting, mildly feminist take on Sleeping Beauty, there is a moment that, thanks to recent sad accidents of fat(...)

Ancient cannibalistic religions have less eccentric calendars than does the movie universe. The long run-in and dreary aftermath to Christmas d(...)

Matt Damon (left) and Sharlto Copley in Columbia Pictures’ ELYSIUM.
Review: Elysium

No person who has sat through Neill Blomkamp’s superb District 9 will easily mistake Elysium for the work of any other director. Trent Opaloch’s mobil(...)