September 24, 2023 | Rome, Italy


John Carroll Lynch's ode to veteran American actor Harry Dean Stanton is a small-town masterpiece.

Darkest Hour

Gary Oldman's portrayal of Winston Churchill is the bright, shining light in a film about England's time of woe.

The Post

Steven Spielberg effectively brings Katherine Graham and the volatile Pentagon Papers era to light, but takes few chances.

A matter of empathy.

Creature comfort

A mousey cleaning woman and a monster become sentimentally entangled in Guillermo del Toro's magical "The Shape of Water."

When adulthood beckons, resist.

Growing up

There comes a time when the worlds of Narnia and Christopher Robin seem to call for a farewell wave. Beware the moment.

Too many tailored menus¦

Heart to resist

A romantic Valentine's Day dinner out? Not for this author, who'd prefer waiting a day to celebrate. Here's why.

Fiona Mozley's Elmet.


British author Fiona Mozley's debut novel is a rural thriller that never relinquishes its grip.