BLACK PANTHER (Marvel/Disney)
Here’s your handy guide to what’s coming soon to a theater near you. It’s by no means an exhaustive list of “everything good”–this is simply what we’ve covered. Updated regularly–links to trailers where we can find them!
Black Panther: Equally thrilling and thought-provoking, Ryan Coogler’s entry to the MCU is an important piece of black art. ( Manu’s Review: 4/4)
A Wrinkle in Time: Despite strong visuals and themes, Ava DuVernay’s messy adaptation frustrates as much as it empowers. ( David’s Review: 2.5/4)
The Death of Stalin: Armando Iannucci’s historical satire is both stranger and bleaker than his fans will expect. ( David’s Review: 3/4)
Ready Player One: Spielberg delivers a popcorn thrill ride that improves on its source material by leaps and bounds. ( David’s Review: 3/4)
A Quiet Place: John Krasinki’s foray into horror is a smart and thrilling exercise in restraint. ( Rachel’s Review: 3/4)
Isle of Dogs: Wes Anderson’s Japan-set fable has some good tricks, but questions of cultural insensitivity linger. ( David’s Review: 3/4)