With many of the contenders available, and the closing of the Oscar eligibility period weeks away, here are my early predictions.
The first-time film director breathes new life into a group of Black legends.
With a game cast and a charming wink to sitcoms past, Marvel’s first Disney+ series is a new lease on life for the all-powerful studio.
Carey Mulligan commands this pitch-black comedic thriller about revenge, retribution, and rape culture.
Vanessa Kirby and company give powerful performances, but this film about loss gets lost itself.
Vividly rendered and intimately crafted, this story of Korean immigrants in middle America defies language, location, and generation.
How Meg, Dan, Bong, and more made the best out of the absolute worst.
Gal Gadot and Chris Pine’s potent chemistry swoop in to save a film perilously close to being a hot mess.
The screen adaptation is almost too faithful to August Wilson’s play, but any tension melts away when a luminous Chadwick Boseman and fiery Viola Davis enter the frame.
Stunning but overstuffed, Fincher’s tribute to ‘Citizen Kane’ may require a study guide.
Director Darius Marder’s depiction of the Deaf community is nuanced, graceful, and dignified.
Armie Hammer and Lily James fail to justify this remake of the Alfred Hitchcock classic.