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The Atticus Institute (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Atticus Institute (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Atticus Institute (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Atticus Institute (2015)

The eponymous academy around which The Atticus Institute revolves, as we are told early on (via ominous letters on the screen, an info-dump technique frequently employed by mockumentary and found footage films), was founded by ...
A Most Violent Year (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
A Most Violent Year (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
A Most Violent Year (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: A Most Violent Year (2014)

J. C. Chandor’s New York drama, A Most Violent Year, is a misleadingly titled film, as its timeframe only covers a month and there is very little physical violence. While the title references the exceptionally high crime rate o...

The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Imitation Game (2014)

“Sometimes, it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one imagines” Mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing experiences both triumph and tragedy in Norwegian director Morton Tydlum’s The Imitati...
The Girl on the Roof (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Girl on the Roof (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Girl on the Roof (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Girl on the Roof (2014)

The Girl on the Roof, Skeet Ulrich’s directorial debut, is perhaps better when viewed as such than as a short film overall. Telling the dark story of a young girl, Lila (Naiia Ulrich), who receives only negative attention from ...

The Device (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Device (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Device (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Device (2014)

It’s been twelve years since Abby (Angela DiMarco) last saw her sister, Rebecca (Kate Alden), and she’s very nervous about spending time with her again. Accompanied by Abby’s fiancé Calvin (David S. Hogan), they travel to the f...
San Andreas (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
San Andreas (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
San Andreas (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: San Andreas (2015)

Although disaster movies don’t resonate particularly well in the theaters, it doesn’t stop studios from making them. The latest to try their luck in the genre is Warner Bros. with their earthquake actioner, San Andr...

Terminator: Genisys (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Terminator: Genisys (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Terminator: Genisys (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Terminator: Genisys (2015)

Combining elements of “The Terminator” and “Terminator 2: Judgment Day” comes Terminator: Genisys, a reboot of the cult-favorite franchise. In it, which the trailer alludes to, the timeline has been alte...
Nightcrawler (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Nightcrawler (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Nightcrawler (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Nightcrawler (2014)

Atmospheric, nimble, climactic; these are a few adjectives that appropriately describe Nightcrawler. Jake Gyllenhaal as Louis “Lou” Bloom, a creepy and impatient swindler turned stringer, is pleasantly disturbing. On the whole,...