Conan the Barbarian
A ridiculous remake marking the return of the B movie, while glorifying violence and degrading women.
A chilling adventure that builds to a compelling climax of faith vs. faithlessness.
Zero Dark Thirty
A thriller about the hunt for Osama bin Laden captures the conflicted, complex moral issues of the operation.
A tainted, sinister universe void of justice and morality.
The Next Three Days
Despite an entertaining finale, Paul Haggis' latest asks us to leave logic and morals at the door.
This story of forgiveness and redemption wins us over with its big heart and strong performances.
A powerful character study that transcends its trivial subject matter for deeper truth.
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
'The Incredible Burt Wunderstone' and 'The Croods' show that this is an awkward season for movies—and that says something about us.
Martin Scorsese's latest tells of the power and wonder of film through one boy's redemption.
Overly violent and unaccomplished on all fronts, this disaster may end up being one of the worst films of the year.
Though silly and disposable, the film's heart and physical comedy make it relatively satisfying.
Quintessential Wes Anderson film takes on salvation and community.
Life of Pi
Director Ang Lee creates a big, beautiful, and very spiritual film. But the spirituality is all over the map.
The deeper implications are void because this thriller lacks thrills.
Though its heart is in the right place, this banal comedy wastes its talented cast.