Review: The Hate You Give

November 9, 2018 - Tatiana Johnson

Successfully displaying the intersections of activism, family and young adult life, The Hate You Give is a powerful young adult film that should be on everyone’s watch list.

Review: Beautiful Boy

November 7, 2018 - Tess Abdi

Whether you loved Elio and are craving to witness another dose of Chalamet’s raw talent, or you simply appreciate work you can be emotionally invested in, Beautiful Boy will not disappoint.

Review: Mid90s

November 6, 2018 - Mia Vandermeer

*Mid90s* is a must-see film and the only way I can truly convey its power is by saying this: I’m nostalgic for the 90’s and I was born in ’98.

Review: Burning

November 3, 2018 - Victoria Zhang

Meticulously constructed and uncanny in its execution, Burning is one of those arthouse films that manages to engross viewers even when very little is happening and hints at greater themes throughout, but the ambiguity of its story, loaded onto a bloated runtime, is unlikely to appeal to mainstream filmgoing audiences.

How What We Do in the Shadows Humanizes the Vampire

November 1, 2018 - Hannah Lazar

What We Do in the Shadows successfully argues that those perceived to be abnormal are just as capable of making mistakes, feeling both positive and negative emotions, and acting altruistically, just like those perceived to be normal.

Staff Picks: Movies that Scared the Sh*t Out of Us as Kids

October 31, 2018 - Staff

Celebrate Halloween with the movies that scared us the most in childhood.

Review: Bohemian Rhapsody

October 29, 2018 - Elyakim Suissa

Bohemian Rhapsody, a biopic centering on Queen and the life of its lead singer, Freddie Mercury, is a thrilling rock experience with excellent musical set pieces, one that fans will no doubt want to witness.

October Spotlight: Triangle

October 26, 2018 - Hayley Sussman

Triangle is by no means flawless — disappointing special effects, undeveloped characters, and a dull beginning weigh down the film considerably. But, buoyed by a strikingly intricate plot line, an intriguing layer of philosophical meaning, and Smith’s incredible attention to detail, this psychological thriller is worth a watch (or five) this Halloween.

PFF27: 8 of the Fall's Must-See Films

October 19, 2018 - Torinn Fennelly

8 of the best films playing at the 2018 Philadelphia Film Festival.

Review: A Star is Born

October 17, 2018 - Staci Bell

Amidst a year of political and social division, we should be glad to be granted the escape provided by A Star is Born, a musical exploration of love, emotion, and tragedy.