COMEDY AS SOLIPSISMTusk is a one-joke movie whose premise is its only punchline.
A MESSY MASS OF PULPA Walk Among the Tombstones brandishes an overabundance of story.
SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMESThe Guest coasts on the audacious rhyming of theme and dreamy soundtrack choices.
ONE IS THE LONELIEST NUMBERChris Brown's X eschews mathematical objects in favor of soul-baring and sex talk.
HOW A GANGSTER TALE COMPROMISES ITSELFWith its optimistic ending, The Drop embraces the ordinary.