Michael Fassbender

Familiar monsters, thoughtful visuals in ‘Alien: Covenant’

With “Alien: Covenant,” director Ridley Scott returns to the “Alien” franchise for…

 

‘Assassin’s Creed’ an exciting, if strange, ride

In 2015, director Justin Kurzel and actors Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard…

 

‘Light Between Oceans’ ineffectively between noir, melodrama

Derek Cianfrance’s “The Light Between Oceans” is something like a film noir…

 

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ tells a tired old story

“X-Men: Apocalypse,” the ninth movie in the franchise, leaves the impression that…

New big-screen ‘Macbeth’ has merit

Red are the skies and black are the hearts. Justin Kurzel’s visceral…

‘Steve Jobs’ captivates

“Steve Jobs” isn’t the latest rise-to-fame biopic that purports to be faithful…

“Steve Jobs” movie seeking extras in San Francisco

Want to be in a movie? Want to (sort of) hang with…

‘Frank’ a provocative, surprising dark comedy

Despite having a title character who wears a huge papier-mache mask over…

‘Shame’ a frank look at sex addict

Most movies are pitched for a childish mentality — chatty, with quick…