Film

Eve Tushnet June 15, 2018
“Hereditary” is a tense and deeply sad horror film that asks incisive questions—and then makes the mistake of giving answers.
Vivienne Westwood in 2007 closing her show at Paris Fashion Week (photo: Greenwich Entertainment)
Vivienne Westwood is director of one of the last independent global fashion companies in the world.
Fred Rogers on the set of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” (Jim Judkis/Focus Features)
John Anderson June 08, 2018
The movie about children's TV host Fred Rogers, directed by Morgan Neville (“Twenty Feet From Stardom”), is sturdy and unavoidably sentimental.
German filmmaker Wim Wenders is pictured in this undated photo with Pope Francis during the production of his documentary film, "Pope Francis — A Man of His Word." (CNS photo/Vatican Media, handout)
John Anderson May 17, 2018
In a new documentary from Wim Wenders, Francis is sober, consoling, occasionally sad and always jesuitical.
Reverend Toller is a cleric cut from the cloth of Graham Greene’s “whiskey priest” (photo: A24).
John Anderson May 17, 2018
Reverend Toller is a cleric cut from the cloth of Graham Greene’s “whiskey priest.”
Photo: CNS
"Star Wars," as a franchise, does not quite know what to do with the history it has inherited.