Underlying many of Eighth Grade‘s scenes is a strain of eeriness, as if the Bo Burnham film were offering up a post-human spin on Pretty in Pink.
Skyscraper is little more than a faster-higher-stronger amalgamation of Die Hard and The Towering Inferno.
Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot is unafraid of showing the gruesome details of alcoholism and denial to back up its bromides.
Sharp Objects ultimately testifies to the triumph of survival, no matter how ugly or desperate a form it takes.
Ant-Man and the Wasp offers up an old-fashioned vision of superheroism that feels vitally, and ironically, fresh.