Interstellar reaches peak Nolan

Christopher Nolan’s highly anticipated space drama contains everything he does best AND pretty pure distillations of the things he’s terrible at.

Mama: Ghost of a decent spooky movie

Executive-produced by Guillermo del Toro and starring Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain and Game of Thrones‘s Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, this horror flick holds the promise of being a thoughtful, nuanced ghost story, but doesn’t deliver.

Lawless: Blood, Booze and Bros

Director John Hillcoat teams up with his The Proposition screenwriter, moonlighting goth-rock kingpin Nick Cave, for this Prohibition-era gangster film set in the backwoods of Kentucky. If you’re thinking Boardwalk Empire meets Justified, you’re not too far off.