Film

Bill McGarvey February 01, 2018
The Oscar contender is soaked in what Bernard Lonergan called ‘startling strangeness.’
Raymond A. Schroth, S.J. January 12, 2018
"Vazante," Daniela Thomas' directorial debut, offers a look into Brazil's history and cultural identity.
Vicky Krieps and Daniel Day-Lewis in “The Phantom Thread” (Focus Features)
John Anderson January 03, 2018
To see P. T. Anderson's new film as merely beautiful is simply not to see it.
Raymond A. Schroth, S.J. January 02, 2018
For filmgoers depressed by films from Israel and Palestine, “In Between” offers a change of place and point-of-view.
Photos: clockwise from top left: “Long Strange Trip” (Amazon Studios); “Get Out” (Universal Pictures); Phantom Thread” (Focus Features); and “Lady Bird” (A24)  
John Anderson December 22, 2017
Nine films that raised our faith in humanity because, after all, humans made these movies.
Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." (Lucasfilm via AP)
Jim McDermott December 19, 2017
'The Last Jedi' is a film that strips away 40 years of lacquer to highlight both the inspiration and the challenge at the heart of the “Star Wars” saga.