Drama
 
Around the Block (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Around the Block (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Around the Block (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Around the Block (2013)

Sometimes, all a cliché needs is to be injected with some life, and we will remember why it became a cliché in the first place. Around the Block is the perfect example of this, as a small but substantial film that provides a fr...
The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012)

The Paddy Lincoln Gang are a rock band who describe themselves as blood brothers, such is their loyalty to one another. Led by charming Irishman Rob McAlister, and consisting of three other members — Rick, Ed and Tom R...

Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Jake Squared (2013)

The opening sequence of Howard Goldberg’s Jake Squared bears a striking resemblance to Paolo Sorrentino’s modern Italian classic, “The Great Beauty,” however the two films are worlds apart in style and cohesiveness....
The Giver (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Giver (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Giver (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Giver (2014)

Suppose the ultimate version of Nostradamus was thrown onto the silver screen. Now suppose that his specialty was not simply predicting the future, but also holding and carrying the knowledge of all mankind. This is the basic p...

I Origins (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
I Origins (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
I Origins (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: I Origins (2014)

Ian Gray (Michael Pitt) is a PhD student whose research is focused on the evolution of the eye. A confirmed atheist, he hopes his project will prove that the eye has indeed evolved through mutations and disprove once and for al...
Calvary (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Calvary (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Calvary (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Calvary (2014)

In a world grown cynical, decency stands out, but often only to be mocked and abused. In Georges Bernanos’ novel The Diary of a Country Priest, a sickly, humble, and idealistic young priest pays the ultimate price for the spiri...

Imagine (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics
Imagine (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics
Imagine (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Imagine (2012)

“Whoever you are: Step out in the evening from your room where all is known to you; your house is just this side of great distances” – Rilke French Novelist Marcel Proust said, “The real voyage of discovery lies in not se...
Boyhood (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Boyhood (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Boyhood (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Boyhood (2014)

Boyhood, Richard Linklater’s opus shot over a 12-year period, is utterly fantastic from start to finish. It’s a delicious slice of life about a boy from ages 6 to 18, and the spinning reality that is his life —...