Hidden depths

Based on true events, Terrence Malick’s sweeping period drama “A Hidden Life” tells the story of Austrian farmer Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector during World War II who refused to swear loyalty to Hitler or fight for the Nazis.

Along for the ride

World War I epic “1917” is an astonishing feat of filmmaking: exciting, impeccably crafted, gorgeously shot, and well-performed by its cast. But in many ways it feels like the prestige picture equivalent of a thrill ride experience.

Bombed out

'Bombshell' works hard to completely absolve its characters of their own complicity in the creation of the toxic product churned out by Fox.

Hero under fire

"Richard Jewell" tells the story of how the twin forces of media and the government came together to destroy the life of a hapless Atlanta security guard.

Of film and honey

One might be tempted to dismiss "Honey Boy" as navel-gazing, but there's a vulnerability to what LaBeouf is doing.

The game's afoot

Rian Johnson's ingeniously witty "Knives Out" is released on Friday.

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