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  • If Beale Street Could Talk

    If Beale Street Could Talk

    ★★★★½

    The structure and narrative are exquisitely crafted, but it’s the relationships held within these walls that make If Beale Street Could Talk something truly special. The family dynamic feels so authentic and refreshingly lovely, and the small, meaningful interactions with characters who enter their lives are poignant and resonate with the film’s themes. Dave Franco plays a realtor who gives Tosh and Fonny a deal on a loft space when no one else would give them the time of day…

  • Tales from the Hood 2

    Tales from the Hood 2

    ★★½

    With that intro straight out of da Share z0ne you have an idea of what to expect.

    Doesn't hold up to the first film and it's way more heavy-handed, but it's still mostly fun. Certainly an appropriate time for them to make a sequel.

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  • Batman vs. Robin

    Batman vs. Robin

    ★★★

    Best part was when Nightwing pulled the cape over a 12 year-old's head and repeatedly punched him in the face.

  • Contracted

    Contracted

    One of the most infuriatingly frustrating films I've seen this year. The premise is genuinely creepy (and gross) but the actions of the entire cast are completely illogical and ridiculous.

    If your vagina is gushing blood and maggots, your eyes are bleeding, your fingernails are falling off, and your hair is coming out in clumps you'd probably go to the hospital right? Apparently not if you're a self-centered twenty-something. In that case, you go to work, then try to win…