Director: Dan Gilroy
Screenplay: Dan Gilroy
Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Toni Collette, Zawe Ashton, Tom Sturridge, Natalia Dyer, Daveed Diggs, Billy Magnussen, John Malkovich
Runtime: 113 Minutes
The state of the contemporary art world, especially that concerning modern art, is ripe for satire and commentary when done well. Not just in the obvious nods toward questions such as when is art not art or the culture...
Back when The Christmas Chronicles was announced by Netflix with the casting of generational favourite Kurt Russell inhabiting the role of Santa Claus, the palpable desire to see something so bizarrely winning a combination come to screen was too good an opportunity not to witness.
Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Screenplay: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Starring: James Franco, Brendan Gleeson, Zoe Kazan, Liam Neeson, Tim Blake Nelson, Tom Waits
Runtime: 133 Minutes
In a way, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs takes the Coen Brothers back to their home video roots in terms of distribution and their first digitally shot feature, while continuing their love affair with westerns, music and the power of the written...
Director: David Mackenzie
Screenplay: David Mackenzie, Bathsheba Doran, James MacInnes, Mark Bomback, David Harrower
Starring: Chris Pine, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Florence Pugh, Billy Howle, Tony Curran, Callan Mulvey, Stephen Dillane
Runtime: 121 Minutes
It’s taken a while to actually get a definitive screen adaptation of the life and story of Robert the Bruce (Chris Pine), the 14th-century Scottish lord who launched a guer...
Director: Gareth Evans
Screenplay: Gareth Evans
Starring: Dan Stevens, Lucy Boynton, Mark Lewis Jones, Bill Milner, Kristine Froseth, Paul Higgins, Michael Sheen
Runtime: 129 Minutes
Apostle is a 2018 British-American period horror film set in 1905. It follows Thomas Richardson (Dan Stevens), a former missionary who abandoned religion when he was tortured when he attempted to introduce Christianity to Peking during the Box...
Starring: Florence Pugh, Celia Imrie, Ben Lloyd-Hughes
Runtime: 88 Minutes
Malevolent is another drained addition to the field of horror films in which paranormal investigators discover too late that the case they've been investigating in order to disprove might be real after all. A team consisting of a brother Jackson (Ben Lloyd-Hughes) and sister Angela (Flo...
Starring: Paul Giamatti, Kathryn Hahn, Kayli Carter, Molly Shannon, John Carroll Lynch
Runtime: 123 Minutes
Private Life focuses on the Richard (Paul Giamatti) and Rachel (Kathryn Hahn), a middle-aged married couple of writers living in New York, who are desperately trying to have a child by any means possible. If that sounds like the kind of pitch – concerning the East Coas...
Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Alexander Skarsgård, James Badge Dale, Riley Keough, Irene Bidel, Julian Black Antelope
Runtime: 125 Minutes
Jeremy Saulnier’s follow-up to bone-crunching thriller Green Room is actually project conceived of earlier on by himself collaborator Macon Blair, based on the book of the same name by William Giraldi.
Director: Kevin R. Adams, Joe Ksander
Screenplay: Kevin R. Adams, Joe Ksander
Starring: John Krasinski, Charlyne Yi, Jason Sudeikis, Michael Peña, David Cross, Constance Wu
Runtime: 104 Minutes
The instantly notable tonal fluctuations in Next Gen neatly encapsulates the rocky road to come, seeming at first to be an aggressively narcissistic animated kids’ film that gives in to becoming something that's just lifeless and pr...