Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix, left and John C. Reilly are excellent as the title characters in “The Sisters Brothers.” (Courtesy Magali Bragard/ Annapurna Pictures)

Violent ‘Sisters Brothers’ an appealing offbeat Western

“The Sisters Brothers” combines a violent Western and an offbeat road (trail?)…

 

From left, Jack Black and Joaquin Phoenix are excellent in “Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot.” (Courtesy Scott Patrick Green/ Amazon Studios)

‘Don’t Worry’ captures chaotic life of cartoonist John Callahan

While its overly feel-good quality would have likely displeased its real-life subject,…

 

COURTESY WILSON WEBB/WARNER BROS.Joaquin Phoenix is quite convincing as a druggie detective trying to solve a case involving his ex in Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Inherent Vice.”

‘Inherent Vice’ gets lost in haze

Inhale something strong and perhaps you can ride forever on the stoner-noir…

 

Ernesto Ruscio/Getty ImagesWriter-director Spike Jonze’s latest movie is “Her

Spike Jonze gets a little help from his friends on 'Her'

Spike Jonze relied on trusted pals as he wrote his first solo…

Ernesto Ruscio/Getty ImagesWriter-director Spike Jonze’s latest movie is “Her