Kyle Patrick Alvarez gives us well-intentioned big-screen adaptation of David Sedaris essays in C.O.G. The film, unfortunately, lacks's Sedaris' distinctive voice. On screen, the story stalls flat. Glee's Jonathan Groff stars along with Dean Stockwell, Corey Stoll, and Dennis O'Hare.
Review of A Single Shot, a 2013 crime drama-thriller film directed by David M. Rosenthal and written by Matthew F. Jones, based on his own novel of same name. The film stars Sam Rockwell, William H. Macy, Ted Levine, Kelly Reilly and Jason Isaacs.
Review: Short Term 12 Writer-director Destin Cretton's Short Term 12 is tender, quiet film full of humanity and compassion and populated by rich and unforgettable characters. Read Eric D Snider's review of this moving independent film.
Eric Snider's review of Ain't Them Bodies Saints, directed by David Lowery and starring Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, and Ben Foster.
The Spectacular Now, reviewed by Eric D. Snider
A review of Sebastian Cordero's found-footage science-fiction film Europa Report by Eric D. Snider.
As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Review: Blue Jasmine. Five Stars for Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine, his 44th film and one of his best. Cate Blanchett stars, giving a bravura performance.
Fruitvale Station - A Review of Fruitvale Station starring Michael B. Jordan.
A review of Nicolas Winding Refn's Only God Forgives, starring Ryan Gosling.
The Hunt - A Review of Thomas Vinterberg's The Hunt, Starring Mads Mikkelsen.
Irish director Neil Jordan (The Crying Game) directs Byzantium, a new take on the Vampire movie, starring Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton,
Review: The Way Way Back. Eric D. Snider reviews the lovely and familiar coming of age comedy 'The Way Way Back.'
The Bling Ring - A Review of Sofia Coppola's The Bling Ring
The East is an engaging and almost uncomfortably thought-provoking dramatic thriller about what we -- as individuals and as a society -- value most. Eric Snider reviews.
Review: 'The History of Future Folk.' Eric D Snider reviews this charming indie film 'The History of Future Folk.' Screened at the Fantastic Fest in Austin, the film can be viewed on Video on Demand and in theaters.
Review: Much Ado About Notthing. Joss Whedon's adaptation of Shakespears prototypical romantic comedy doesn't discover any new layers from other productions -- nor does it need to. It's a sublimely jolly presentation of a delightful play.
Eric D. Snider's review of Jordan Vogt-Roberts's debut film The Kings of Summer.
A review of Sarah Polley's documentary 'Stories We Tell.'
Review: Adam Leon's 'Gimme the Loot.' Adam Leon's independent film 'Gimme the Loot' is a story a story about a quest: two youths from Queens.
Review: The Reluctant Fundamentalist. Mina Nair's adaptation of Mohsin Hamid's novel 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist.' Kiefer Sutherland, Kate Hudson, and Riz Ahmed star.
A review of Jeff Nichol's Mud. Matthew McConaughey stars in the title role in this coming of age film set, like Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer, along the Mississippi River. Reese Witherspoon co-stars.
A review of 'An Oversimplification of Her Beauty.' Terence Nance writes, directs and acts in the indie film 'An Oversimplification of Her Beauty.'
A Review of the documentary 'Big Joy - The Adventures of James Broughton'
A review of Terrence Malik's largely silent film 'To The Wonder' starring Rachel McAdams, Ben Affleck, Javier Barden and Olga Kurylenko.