3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets

Studio: Participant Media
Directed by Marc Silver

Jun 29, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

A white, middle-aged man opened fire on four armed teenagers, an event that is the subject of Marc Silver’s latest documentary 3 ½ Minutes, Ten Bullets. More

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Studio: Netflix
Directed by Liz Garbus

Jun 26, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

Garbus’ revealing documentary not only tracks the musician’s life and rise to stardom, but pulls into focus many of the sad reasons behind Nina Simone’s retreat from the public eye. More

7 Minutes

Studio: Starz
Directed by Jay Martin

Jun 25, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

7 Minutes taps into post-Tarantino comi-crime clichés, but updates them with an awful, modern, bro-y vibe. More

Eden

Studio: Broad Green Pictures
Directed by Mia Hansen-Løve

Jun 24, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

In her latest film, Eden, a retelling of her brother Sven’s experiences as a popular DJ in Paris’ 80s and 90s EDM scene, director Mia Hansen-Løve gracefully avoids glamorization. More

Creep

Studio: The Orchard
Directed by Patrick Brice

Jun 23, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

Although Creep is not the first mumblecore horror film, it might be the most indebted to the mumblecore aesthetic. More

Charlie’s Country

Studio: Monument Releasing
Directed by Rolf de Heer

Jun 22, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

Charlie’s Country, about an aboriginal man who leaves his proto-reservation to spiritually reclaim his land from white men, could easily persuade one to better appreciate the world around them More

The Overnight

Studio: The Orchard
Directed by Patrick Brice

Jun 18, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

New to Los Angeles following a cross-county move, Alex (Adam Scott) and Emily (Orange Is The New Black’s Taylor Schilling) are in search of friends not only for their young son, but for themselves. More

Dope

Studio: Open Road
Directed by Rick Famuyiwa

Jun 17, 2015 Cinema Issue #53 - April/May 2015 - Tame Impala

Malcolm is a good kid. A bit of a geek, sure—he plays in a band, obsesses over ‘90s hip-hop culture, and listens to indie rock—but he stays out of trouble and gets good grades, which can’t be said of many youths from the Bottoms of Inglewood,  More

Madame Bovary

Studio: Alchemy
Directed by Sophie Barthes

Jun 11, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

Gustave Flaubert’s famous novel of misery and adultery comes to the screen for at least the 10th time in filmmaker Sophie Barthes’ poetically-filmed adaptation. More