Conan the Barbarian
A ridiculous remake marking the return of the B movie, while glorifying violence and degrading women.
The Big Year
Three of comedy's top stars are utterly wasted on a lame script and lousy direction. This one's for the birds.
The Next Three Days
Despite an entertaining finale, Paul Haggis' latest asks us to leave logic and morals at the door.
A chilling adventure that builds to a compelling climax of faith vs. faithlessness.
Act of Valor
Functions more like an ad for the Navy than an actual movie.
Martin Scorsese's latest tells of the power and wonder of film through one boy's redemption.
Red Hook Summer
What could have been an insightful exploration of faith in the hood is squandered.
Scott Derrickson's latest horror flick is a dark and very scary cautionary tale.
Though its heart is in the right place, this banal comedy wastes its talented cast.
Though silly and disposable, the film's heart and physical comedy make it relatively satisfying.
This story of forgiveness and redemption wins us over with its big heart and strong performances.
Tim Burton drops the ball on this 1960s gothic soap, continuing his string of middling remakes.
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.
Overly violent and unaccomplished on all fronts, this disaster may end up being one of the worst films of the year.
End of Watch
An entertaining addition to the buddy cop genre, highlighted by both humor and gravity.