Articles by Brett Michel

  • A Poor Fit

    The thrill is gone in the mismarketed and tone-deaf sequel 'Kingsman: The Secret Service'...

  • Boston Strong

    Jake Gyllenhaal stands triumphant in this moving drama...

  • Built to Last

    Koganda makes a well-constructed cinematic debut in Columbus...

  • Hillbilly Heist

    Steven Soderbergh returns with a coal country cousin to Ocean's Eleven...

  • Past Is Present

    Kathryn Bigelow holds a mirror to racial injustice in her timely docudrama...

  • Tick-Tock

    Nolan complicates the passage of time in his thrilling 70 mm war picture Dunkirk...

  • Ape-pocalypse Now

    The fate of a planet hangs in the balance as man and ape go to war...

  • A Welcome Hero

    Sam Elliott delivers career-best work in an exploration of an actor’s legacy...

  • Thar, She Blows

    Depp's fifth time at sail is at least two too many in Disney's sinking franchise...

  • Blade Running

    Scott’s return to the Alien saga plants the seeds of a post-human universe...