Another Earth

A philosophical cinematic enigma that only makes you wish pot was legal if used in a movie theater.

30 Minutes or Less

Recommended Only If the Alternative Is To Have Your Wisdom Teeth Extracted Through Ear Canal Without Novocaine

Sarah’s Key

Interesting at Times as an Historical Piece, but Ultimately Disappointing As a Movie

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

It is not just a great summer action movie, but I dare say a film of significance.

Incendies

This is a film that will challenge you visually and emotionally, and the impact is likely to stay with you long after leaving the theater.

Friends with Benefits

Or as it is also known, “Sport F_ _king with Good Buds; How could this possibly go wrong?”

The Trip

Steve Coogan’s “The Trip” is an overly long yet interesting meditation on his own artistic significance, or lack thereof.

Beginners

Beginners is the cinematic antidote for those of you who feel poisoned by the avalanche of “summer action movies.”

Buck

Buck is an extraordinary film about the enduring power of simple human decency.