THE CONGRESS Review

     August 28, 2014

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Atlanta Film Festival.  The Congress opens today in limited release.] Ari Folman‘s The Congress is a trip in more ways than one. Its visuals are lush and its ideas are …

A MOST WANTED MAN Review

     July 25, 2014

[This is a re-post of my A Most Wanted Man review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  The film opens in limited release this weekend.] The spy thriller genre—like all genres—has its fair share of tropes and clichés.  The best entries …