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Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans in Netflix’s ‘The Gray Man’: Film Review

The Russo brothers go big again with a spy-vs-spy thriller starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans and Ana de Armas.

B.J. Novak and Issa Rae in ‘Vengeance’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

Novak directs himself alongside Rae and Ashton Kutcher in a film about a New York wannabe podcaster who ventures into the West Texas desert.

‘American Pain’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

Investigative documentarian Darren Foster tells the story of pill-mill felons Jeffrey and Christopher George.

‘There There’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

Andrew Bujalski's ensemble experiment shoots actors like Lili Taylor and Jason Schwartzman in isolation and watches them try to share a scene.

‘Lynch/Oz’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

Alexandre O. Philippe's doc explores some of the ways 'The Wizard of Oz' helped shape the Lynchian universe.

Critic’s Appreciation: Ray Liotta Was More Than Another Magnetic Screen Wise Guy

The actor brought fearsome energy and edge to projects big and small, beyond his crowning turn in Scorsese's masterwork 'Goodfellas.'

Ethan Coen’s ‘Jerry Lee Lewis: Trouble in Mind’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Coen's first film without brother Joel is a performance-centered look at Jerry Lee Lewis' varied career.

‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’: Film Review

Sam Raimi returns to comic-book movies with a parallel-dimensions Doctor Strange adventure.

‘Metal Lords’: Film Review

Teen outcasts bond over Satan-lovin' music in Peter Sollett's return to features, written by D.B. Weiss.

‘Under the Influence’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

One YouTuber profiles another in Casey Neistat's doc on David Dobrik.

‘Master of Light’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Winner of the fest's top non-fiction prize, Rosa Ruth Boesten's debut doc introduces George Anthony Morton, a fine artist whose career was born during a decade in prison.

‘The Kids in the Hall: Comedy Punks’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Reg Harkema's doc reintroduces one of sketch comedy's most loved and influential troupes.