Monday, September 16, 2019 - 5:28pm
'The Network'

That feeling of intense, unnerving, endless vertigo is an inevitable part of watching “Network,” a movie that stretches and twists its depraved fantasy until it resembles reality.

Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 4:54pm

“Tall Girl” embodies the phrase “‘what you see is what you get.’” There are no major shockers, and no defining moments, but there is development.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 4:07pm

“Casablanca” has stood and will continue to stand the test of time, to serve as a testament to what we valued, how we loved and the things we were willing to do for each other.

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 4:58pm

What really makes this film work is that every single actor brings their A-game.

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 4:54pm

As much I can appreciate the film’s foray into realm of Tim Burton, there’s a point where zany just isn’t scary. Sure, there were shudders, jolts and occasional yelps in the audience, but there was mocking laughter equally present in the film’s gravest moments.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 3:30pm
"The Sound of Music"

The Michigan Daily Film section has written a collection of blurbs celebrating our favorite “Openings” to movies.

Monday, September 2, 2019 - 4:29pm
"Moonrise Kingdom"

In the spirit of Welcome Week, Festifall and all things post-Labor-Day, The Daily Film section has written a collection of blurbs celebrating our favorite “Openings” to movies.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 6:49pm

“The Farewell” reminds us that familial love, like love in all its forms, is messy. Though there are times that it pulls at our heart strings, there are others where it makes us belly laugh.

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 9:52am
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

The lions in this new film do not emote. If there were actors physically embodying the parts, they would be rightly criticized for being wooden and awful.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 6:38pm

In an interview with Slate, Aster remarks, “Life is suffering. I agree with that, and I think it’s therapeutic to give expression to that … there’s also this high-minded part of me that wants to do it in the most elegant way possible. That’s where this (Midsommar) comes from.”