PEOPLE Movie Critic

Angelina Jolie's new film explores "what it means to be a woman, in all our strength, complexity and vulnerability," writes PEOPLE's critic
Seth Rogen and Zac Efron make Neighbors one of the year's funniest comedies
Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone are a delight, but the onslaught of villains almost kills The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Tom Hardy dazzles in the emotional-breakdown drama Locke, but the combined pull of Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton can't save The Other Woman
Joe and Oculus is worth the trip to the theater, but Rio 2 may be worth sitting out
A quietly powerful Breathe In offers viewers relationship depth
What to catch – and what to ditch – at the movies this weekend
PEOPLE's critic reviews new movies with Jason Bateman, Jake Gyllenhaal and Aaron Paul
Wes Anderson's whimsical offering is one of his best films yet, says PEOPLE's critic
The fun of Non-Stop is that it's an action thriller and a whodunit, says PEOPLE's critic
Handicapping this year's top races, including the acting categories plus Best Picture and Best Director
The actor, director and screenwriter leaves behind a long legacy
What should win in the screenplay awards, for cinematography and for best animated and documentary features
Plus, PEOPLE's critic sounds off on The Wind Rises and Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me
PEOPLE's critic sounds off on which '80s remake is worth your Valentine's Day dollars
The animated flick, based on the beloved toy sets, hopes to build a big following – PEOPLE's critic weighs in
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is a solid reboot of the spy franchise, but PEOPLE's critic says Ride Along is a bum steer
August: Osage County is a hoot and a holler, says PEOPLE's film critic, but a serious family drama it ain't
What were your top picks for the year? PEOPLE's critic weighs in with hers
Saving Mr. Banks is a spoonful of sugar, but PEOPLE's critic says the real delight is Her
Rush wins by a mile, but PEOPLE's critic says avoid Baggage Claim
Sometimes Dexter was Norman Bates. Sometimes he was John-Boy Walton
Prisoners is tough to sit through, but Enough Said will lighten your day, says PEOPLE's critic
Weekend movie guide: Catch Caprice but be wary of The Family
Will The World's End rock your world? PEOPLE's critic helps with your weekend movie choices