Movies
June 11
Kelly (Alexis Rae Forlenza), Scott Carlin (Pete Davidson) and Harold (Luke David Blumm) in "The King of Staten Island," directed by Judd Apatow.

Pete Davidson struggles with mental health in autobiographical 'King of Staten Island' 

Director Judd Apatow's latest stars "Saturday Night Live" vet Pete Davidson.
June 11
Mark Ruffalo plays a dual role in the adaptation of Wally Lamb’s novel “I Know This Much Is True.”

Mark Ruffalo knew how to make 'I Know This Much Is True' series

After 15 frustrating years, bestselling novel finally gets its due.
Movies
June 11
Peter O’Toole is shown in the title role in the film “Lawrence of Arabia.”

Why not settle into one of these 7 great, loooong movies? You've got the time

Three hours can seem like a lifetime at a bad movie, but these terrific ones earn their run time.
Movies
June 5
Michael Stuhlbarg and Elisabeth Moss in "Shirley."Thatcher Keats/Neon Films

Elisabeth Moss, great in 'Invisible Man,' continues an amazing spring with 'Shirley'

Ferocious performance shows a new dimension of the "Handmaid's Tale" actor.
Movies
June 4
Alex Hibbert, left, and Mahershala Ali in "Moonlight."

Pride month begins: Celebrations won't be the same this year, but these great LGBTQ movies can help

It took many decades, but Hollywood is finally telling LGBTQ stories.
Movies
May 29
Dakota Johnson, left, as Maggie and Tracee Ellis Ross as Grace in “The High Note.”

Tracee Ellis Ross hits 'The High Note,' but she could use a better script 

Tracee Ellis Ross leads a strong cast, but this comedy suffers from a weak script.
Movies
May 27
The 1975 film “Jaws, starring Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw and Richard Dreyfuss, set the standard for summer blockbusters.

No new summer blockbusters? Why not revisit these 7 favorites from summers past?

Now is the time to revisit the biggest movies of summers past.
Movies
May 21
Kristin Scott-Thomas and Sharon Horgan in “Military Wives.”

Inspirational chorus comedy 'Military Wives' hits streaming platforms at the perfect moment

"Military Wives" is another "inspirational choir" comedy, but its timing is spot-on.
Movies
May 20
Kristen Stewart, left, had the good fortune to co-star with Jodie Foster in 2002's "Panic Room."

Not just kissing vampires: Now's the time to watch the best of Kristen Stewart

The vampire/werewolf saga was just the dawn of her compelling, if under-seen, career.
May 18
Charlize Theron as Imperator Furiosa in "Mad Max:Fury Road."

Furiosa firing up her 'Mad Max' role for a new installment

Prequel will focus on her back story, but no Theron on project.
Movies
May 18
Dennis Quaid

Dennis Quaid gets personal on 'Dennissance' podcast and remembers his favorite films

The actor looks back on the best of his work that offers some solace.
Movies
May 14
“The Barefoot Emperor.”

The annual Minneapolis St. Paul film fest will go on, but online

The "redefined" Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival finds a way to happen online.
Coronavirus
May 13
Frances McDormand played Police Chief Marge Gunderson in “Fargo.”

The 7 best Minnesota-made movies to watch while you're staying home

These streamable gems show off our state on screen.
Coronavirus
May 11
“Ghostbusters” co-star Ernie Hudson — and Slimer — recorded an uplifting video message for a fan through the Cameo app.

'Ghostbusters' actor Ernie Hudson records messages of hope from Minnesota

The Hollywood actor is riding out the pandemic at his house in the Twin Cities, where he sometimes dons his old "Ghostbusters" jumpsuit and records messages to cheer up fans.
Movies
May 7
Otmara Marrero, left, as Karen, with Sydney Sweeney in “Clementine.”

Psychological drama 'Clementine' is a story of obsession and identity

Now, if only this psychological drama had a more compelling script.
Movies
May 6
Kara Hayward stars as Suzy in Wes Anderson’s “Moonrise Kingdom.

Now's the perfect time for a deep dive into Wes Anderson's movies

Over two decades, the filmmaker has shown his distinctive, salty/sweet vision.
Movies
April 30
A scene from “Our Mothers.”

Cannes award-winner 'Our Mothers' is a mystery set in Guatemala

This Cannes-winning mystery examines the aftermath of violence in Guatemala.
Movies
April 29
Mark Lester as the title character in the 1968 Carol Reed film “Oliver!”

Now's the perfect time to watch films from a master you may have never heard of

You may not know the name of golden-era director Carol Reed, but you probably know some of his movies.
Movies
April 23
Brian Cox in “The Etruscan Smile.” Lightyear Entertainment

Scottish star Brian Cox plays another grouch in comedy/drama 'The Etruscan Smile'

"Succession" actor Brian Cox shines in the warm, if familiar, "Etruscan Smile."
Movies
April 21
Gene Hackman won an Oscar for his role as Jimmy “Popeye” Doyle in 1971’s “The French Connection.”

Now's the perfect time to take a deep dive into the work of Gene Hackman: 7 films to watch

The actor who seems like he could be your neighbor is sorely missed on screen.