What you should watch over the holiday weekend.
A bit Oscar-baity, sure, but the two lead performances are great.
James Franco plays a bayou meth dealer named Gator. That’s all you really need to know.
Not exactly a triumph of nuance or anything, but as far as YA adaptations go, this is as good as it gets.
Two actor’s-dream roles, two excellent performances.
Very impressed by Sophie Nélisse.
On the movie itself, plus Tumblr’s zestful obsession with Tom Hiddleston.
Beats as babies.
Excited to be contributing to phillymag.com — I’ll be writing about movies, music, TV and other A&E topics every Friday. My first post is on Ender’s Game.
Steve McQueen captures America at its most shameful.