Pike’s tenacity, swagger and depth are astonishing.
Standfirst: In this James Baldwin adaptation, Jenkins’s knack for finding visual equivalents for literary pleasures exceeds expectations.
Lee Chang-dong's adaptation of a Haruki Murakami story explores an enigmatic relationship on the border of North Korea.
Plus: our review of Green Book.
The title has a double-meaning but I’d suggest a third: watching the film feels like having your head stuck in a…
The Best Picture shortlist includes A Star Is Born, up for eight awards including Best Actress (Lady Gaga) and Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody – hated by critics – which is up for five.
“May I please remind you, it does not say RSVP on the Statue of Liberty.”
Plus: Hale County This Morning, This Evening.
Detainment can scarcely be reviewed from its trailer alone – but if it does show its subjects as human, that can only be for the good of the film, and for anyone who sees it.
Plus: Stan & Ollie.
And the Acadamy Award might go to…