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.
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.
*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.
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.
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.
Celebrate Halloween with the movies that scared us the most in childhood.
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.
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.
8 of the best films playing at the 2018 Philadelphia Film Festival.
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.