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Drone Wars

Now that drones have become part of the way we fight war, for good or ill, they’ve started to be incorporated into war movies...

Drifting Cowboy

>I Saw the Light opens with a bold statement of intent: Hank Williams (Tom Hiddleston), perched on a stool on an otherwise bare stage,...

Doris’ Day

Amid the increasing awareness of sexism and ageism in Hollywood, a small number of low-budget filmmakers have caught onto the fact that they can...

Tiny Nation House

Here’s a 94-minute found-footage horror movie that would have worked better as an 8-minute found-footage Funny or Die comedy sketch. They’re Watching, which opens...

Tumbling Run

I don’t watch The Big Bang Theory, so I was unfamiliar with Melissa Rauch before I saw her lead performance in The Bronze, which...

Child of God

The title Miracles from Heaven has already made up your mind whether you’re going to see this movie or not. If you subscribe to...

Bonus Film Review: 10 Cloverfield Lane

The headline on the Guardian's review of 10 Cloverfield Lane reads "more Hitchcock than Xbox." I like the British newspaper, but this isn't one...

Grim and Grimmer

If you’ve heard anything about The Brothers Grimsby, it’s probably that the movie has a joke in which Donald Trump contracts AIDS. Supposedly the...

Buried Child

If you’ve seen a few too many uninspired Holocaust dramas like I have, you might start to think that the subject is played out...

The Hop Cop

I must admit that for a Disney animated film about an adorable little bunny rabbit, Zootopia proved harder to shake off than I expected....