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.
This story of forgiveness and redemption wins us over with its big heart and strong performances.
The Next Three Days
Despite an entertaining finale, Paul Haggis' latest asks us to leave logic and morals at the door.
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.
Though silly and disposable, the film's heart and physical comedy make it relatively satisfying.
Though its heart is in the right place, this banal comedy wastes its talented cast.
Tim Burton drops the ball on this 1960s gothic soap, continuing his string of middling remakes.
The deeper implications are void because this thriller lacks thrills.
Act of Valor
Functions more like an ad for the Navy than an actual movie.