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Jun 13, 2018

After her husband surprises her with his desire for a divorce, Melissa McCarthy joins her daughter and goes back to school to finish her college degree in director Ben Falcone’s LIFE OF THE PARTY.

In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer selects Leigh Whannell’s futuristic action-thriller UPGRADE, and Paul Markoff reflects...


Jun 6, 2018

Charlize Theron turns to Mackenzie Davis as a night nanny to help her manage raising three kids, including a newborn, in TULLY.  The film reteams the lead actress with director Jason Reitman and screenwriter Diablo Cody, who worked together on YOUNG ADULT.

In the spirit of summer movie season, Mark Pfeiffer and Paul...


May 30, 2018

Ten years of films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe culminate in AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR from directors Anthony and Joe Russo.  Iron Man, Captain America, Blank Panther, the Guardians of the Galaxy, and many other superheroes join forces to fight Thanos, who wants to bring balance to the universe by eliminating half of...


May 23, 2018

Joaquin Phoenix searches for missing girls and dishes out vengeance to those who harm them in writer-director Lynne Ramsay’s YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE.

Also, Mark Pfeiffer and Paul Markoff discuss who they believe are the biggest new stars to emerge in the last twenty years and what qualities define stars...


May 16, 2018

A head injury causes Amy Schumer to lose all of her insecurities about her abilities and physical appearance, leading her to rise through the ranks of a luxury cosmetics firm in I FEEL PRETTY from co-writers/co-directors Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein.

In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer praises director Jacques...