Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 4:39pm
NOSELL

Much like “La La Land,” “Swing Time” is interested in the way art, especially film and dance, shape our understanding of the world.

Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 7:06pm
NOSELL

As a play, it works. As a movie, it’s disappointing in its unwillingness to take advantage of its medium.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 4:54pm
“Gilmore Girls”

I’m a fan. But I’m one of those second-wave fans that found Gilmore Girls after the show stopped airing on TV.

Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 6:43pm
“Loving”

More than anything, “Loving” is about the people who are forced to bend to the will of the dominant ideology.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 3:58pm
The B-Side: 11-17-16

I can’t bake. I can’t even cook. I really like microwaving frozen meatballs and eating cereal.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 4:56pm

It’s going to become more and more important (and it’s already pretty damn important) to read books, watch movies and listen to music created by people that are not like me.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 4:54pm
NOSELL

What ‘TrumpLand’ might suffer from is a lack of Trump.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 5:43pm
“The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.”

Intense violence is not new in “The Walking Dead,” or anywhere on screen for that matter.

Monday, October 31, 2016 - 3:06pm

With “Here I Am,” Foer creates quite the tangle of character and storylines, of ideas and questions. But it is not his intention to untie the knot their lives and issues create.

Monday, October 31, 2016 - 11:21am
“Carrie”

With her bug-eyed stare and subtle Texas twang, Carrie’s the perfect religious-girl-who-loses-it. And when she does lose it, she does so with one of the best depictions of paralyzing rage I’ve ever seen.