Critics

The Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the 10 Best Films of 2022 (So Far)

The Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the 10 Best Films of 2022 (So Far)

A CHIARA Jonas Carpignano completes his Southern Italian trilogy about a Calabrian town where African refugees, the Romani community and Mafia exist side by side, for the first time focusing on a young female protagonist: a teen girl (Swamy Rotolo) absorbing shocking discoveries about her adored father. The result is a film of haunting intimacy. …

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Kendrick Lamar

Every Song Ranked on Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers’ Album: Critic’s Picks

Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers, released Friday (May 13), is Compton wordsmith Kendrick Lamar’s momentous 18-track return to the rap spotlight after a five-year layoff. Outside of a few guest appearances on cousin Baby Keem’s 2021 effort The Melodic Blue, fans have not heard much from the Pulitzer Prize winner since 2017’s DAMN. Precursor …

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Reviews: What Did the Critics Have to Say About New York City Center Encores!' Into the Woods?

Reviews: What Did the Critics Have to Say About New York City Center Encores!’ Into the Woods?

The Verdict Reviews: What Did the Critics Have to Say About New York City Center Encores!’ Into the Woods? Heather Headley, Sara Bareilles, Neil Patrick Harris, and more lead the Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine fairy tale mashup musical. New York City Center Encores!’ production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the Woods at New York …

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