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Glenn Kenny review | ★★1/2

Jason Statham goes on a bone-crunching quest in ‘The Beekeeper’

He plays a retired member of an elite espionage unit who springs back into action in David Ayer’s latest.

Natalia Winkelman review | ★★★½

In ‘The Zone of Interest,’ a family lives next door to Auschwitz and goes about its daily routines

Jonathan Glazer’s challenging film stars Christian Friedel and Sandra Hüller as a Nazi commandant and his wife.

Odie Henderson review | ½ ★

‘Night Swim’: Everybody out of the pool!

Kerry Condon stars in this horror movie about a possessed swimming pool.

Odie Henderson review | ★★★½

‘All of Us Strangers’: Paul Mescal and Andrew Scott play two Londoners alone, together, in haunting tale

Writer-director Andrew Haigh’s latest is a stunner featuring equally stunning performances.

Odie Henderson review | ★★★½

‘The Color Purple’: A movie-musical sings Miss Celie’s Broadway Blues

An all-star cast featuring Fantasia Barrino, Danielle Brooks, and Taraji P. Henson sets Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel to music.


If this is goodbye, ‘Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom’ keeps its trident high

It’s perhaps appropriate that the latest Aquaman movie is about a lost kingdom.

Odie Henderson review | ★★★★

‘American Fiction’ has the Wright stuff

Cord Jefferson’s adaptation of Percival Everett’s satirical novel "Erasure" is a sharp, hilarious showcase for Jeffrey Wright.

Odie Henderson review | ★1/2

‘Migration’: Duck, duck . . . goose egg

The studio that gave us the Minions returns with this tale about a duck family that decides to fly to Jamaica for the winter.