YOU CAN'T GO HOME AGAINThe Battle of the Five Armies ultimately feels like a bit too much table-setting.
THE 11 WORST ALBUMS OF 2014The year was rife with albums eager to fire-bomb innovation all the way to the bank.
AN ANTHOLOGY OF BLACK MUSICD'Angelo's Black Messiah would be vital in any time, but in 2014, it's downright restorative.
A HARD-KNOCK ADAPTATIONAnnie makes the 1982 film look like a Minnelliesque model of focus and concision.
THE 20 BEST FILM PERFORMANCES OF 2014We shine a light on performances that have been consigned to the shadows.