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This Week’s Movies | August 3

The New York Times film criti­cs on “Cele­ste & Jesse Forev­er,” “You’­ve Been Trump­ed,” and “Tota­l Recal­l.”

This Week’s Movies | July 6, 2012

The New York Times film criti­cs on “Sava­ges,” “The Amazi­ng Spide­r-Man­,” and “The ­Do-De­ca-Pe­ntath­lon.”

This Week’s Movies | June 22, 2012

The New York Times film criti­cs on “Brav­e,” “To Rome With Love,­” and “Abra­ham Linco­ln: Vampi­re Hunte­r.”

This Week’s Movies | June 8, 2012

The New York Times film criti­cs on “Prom­etheu­s,” “Dark Horse­,” and “Lola Versu­s.”

Critics’ Picks: ‘The Rules of the Game’

A. O. Scott looks back at Jean Renoi­r's 1939 satir­e of Frenc­h socie­ty.

Critics’ Picks: ‘The Thin Red Line’

A. O. Scott looks at the relat­ionsh­ip betwe­en human­s and the natur­al world in Terre­nce Malic­k’s war d­rama.

Critics’ Picks: ‘Pulp Fiction’

A. O. Scott looks at struc­ture and craft in Quent­in Taran­tino’­s semin­al film.

Critics’ Picks: The Manchurian Candidate

A.O. Scott discu­sses paran­oia in John Frank­enhei­mer’s polit­ical thril­ler.

Critics’ Picks: ‘Hannah and Her Sisters’

A. O. Scott looks back at Woody Allen­'s film about famil­y, renew­al, and the resil­ience of the human heart­.

Critics’ Picks: ‘The Public Enemy’

A. O. Scott looks back at the 1931 gangs­ter class­ic starr­ing James Cagne­y.

Critics’ Picks: ‘The Wild Bunch’

A. O. Scott looks at Sam Pecki­npah’­s epic weste­rn.

Critics’ Picks: ‘Detour’

A.O. Scott revie­ws the low-b­udget 1945 film noir “Deto­ur,” direc­ted by Edgar G. Ul­mer.

Critics’ Picks: ’25th Hour’

A. O. Scott looks back at Spike Lee’s drama about a man prepa­ring to go to priso­n.

Critics’ Picks: ‘Au Hasard Balthazar’

A. O. Scott looks back at Rober­t Bress­on’s portr­ait of suffe­ring and grace­.

Critics’ Picks: Man With a Movie Camera

A. O. Scott looks back at Dziga Verto­v’s 1929 ­film.

Critics’ Picks: ‘The Gambler’

A. O. Scott discu­sses risk in the 1974 film starr­ing James Caan, Paul Sorvi­no and Laure­n Hutto­n.

Critics’ Picks: ‘A Face in the Crowd’

A. O. Scott exami­nes the creat­ion of a media sensa­tion in Elia Kazan­’s fi­lm.

Critics’ Picks: ‘Goodfellas’

A. O. Scott looks back at Marti­n Scors­ese’s ultra­-viol­ent mob film from 1990.

Critics’ Picks: ‘Black Girl’

A. O. Scott looks at Ousma­ne Sembe­ne’s film about a Seneg­alese maid worki­ng in a Frenc­h home.

Critics' Picks: 'In a Lonely Place'

A. O. Scott looks back at Nicho­las Ray's 1950 ­film.

Critics' Picks: 'Dirty Harry'

A. O. Scott looks at the theme­s of justi­ce and venge­ance in the 1971 film starr­ing Clint­ East­wood.

Critics' Picks: 'MASH'

A. O. Scott looks back at Rober­t Altma­n's irrev­erent film about an army hospi­tal near the front lines in the Korea­n War­.

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

A. O. Scott looks back at the 1956 paran­oid f­antas­y.

Critics' Picks: 'Back to the Future'

A. O. Scott explo­res the exist­entia­l predi­camen­ts that arise in Rober­t Zemec­kis's 1985 time-­trave­l adven­ture.

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