Chattanooga Now - Movies

Film review: 'Alita: Battle Angel' is big eyes and big effects [trailer]

Published Feb. 13 2019

Alita is just like a typical teenage girl. She loves chocolate, breaks curfew and crushes on a bad boy with...

Mind Coffee: The good, the bad and the underwhelming of movie sequels

Published Feb. 13 2019

I finally got around to watching "Black Panther."

Film Review: Everything is pretty good in 'The LEGO Movie 2' [trailer]

Published Feb. 6 2019

"The LEGO Movie" is a hard act to follow.


Loading...

Film Review: 'What Men Want' is to avoid this blunder of a film [trailer]

Published Feb. 6 2019

Not to kick off this review with a spoiler alert, but after seeing "What Men Want" the answer to what...

Film Review: 'Velvet Buzzsaw' a gloriously gory art-world satire [trailer]

Published Feb. 6 2019

The art installation, so often a playground in the contemporary art museum, is in Dan Gilroy's gloriously gory satire "Velvet...

Film Review: Gina Rodriguez deserves more than bland 'Miss Bala' [trailer]

Published Feb. 6 2019

If you've ever watched TV's hugely entertaining "Jane the Virgin," you'll know that its star, Gina Rodriguez, is one of...

Bobby Stone Film Series wraps up this weekend

Published Jan. 30 2019

The Bobby Stone Film Series wraps up this weekend with two movies: "O Brother, Where Art Thou" and "Despicable Me."

Film Review: 'Serenity' now? No thank you [trailer]

Published Jan. 30 2019

The elevator pitch for Steven Knight's "Serenity" would be: "'Key Largo' meets 'Westworld.'" And it's every bit as ridiculous as...

Lookout Wild Film Festival offers 64 films in four days at Tivoli Theatre

Published Jan. 23 2019

A record-breaking 138 hours of films were reviewed by judges to select the 17 hours that will be shown this...

Film review: The underwhelming rollercoaster of 'Glass' [trailer]

Published Jan. 23 2019

Samuel L. Jackson's Elijah Price, or Mr. Glass, as he prefers to be called, was by far the most compelling...

International Holocaust Day commemorated with documentary screening

Published Jan. 23 2019

The Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga will commemorate International Holocaust Day on Sunday, Jan. 27, by screening "Who Will Write...

Film review: 'Kid Who Would Be King' is a goofy, sweet, modern spin on Arthurian legend [trailer]

Published Jan. 23 2019

The Arthurian legend gets a modern and more youthful spin in "The Kid Who Would Be King," a surprisingly delightful...


Loading...

Film review: 'A Dog's Way Home' is saccharine and sentimental [trailer]

Published Jan. 23 2019

How much of a sweet tooth do you have when it comes to movies?

Two Hollywood classics fill Tivoli screen this weekend

Published Jan. 16 2019

The Dude and "the man" will fill the movie screen of the Tivoli Theatre this weekend when two Hollywood classics...

Mind Coffee: Only a birdbrain would take the 'Bird Box Challenge'

Published Jan. 16 2019

Sometimes you just throw up your hands and say, "We're doomed as a species."

Film Review: 'The Upside' is a cliche-ridden, exploitative mess [trailer]

Published Jan. 9 2019

It's said that January is one of the prime months that Hollywood chooses to dump its most embarrassing films and...

Mind Coffee: Cardboard characters reduce emotional impact of 'Roma'

Published Jan. 9 2019

"Roma" is a lock to get an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.

Get a sneak peek of 'Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World'

Published Jan. 9 2019

What was the common thread between Link Wray, Jimi Hendrix and Mildred Bailey other than they were all musicians?

'E.T.' and 'Bohemian Rhapsody' are next movies in Bobby Stone Film Series at Tivoli Theatre

Published Jan. 2 2019

After a successful sold-out opening-night showing of "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," the Bobby Stone Film Series continues this weekend with...

Film Review: 'Escape Room' is high-concept and not half bad [trailer]

Published Jan. 2 2019

In retrospect, it's actually kind of surprising that there hasn't been an escape room-themed horror movie until now.

Hollywood's biggest hits and misses in 2018

Published Jan. 2 2019

Here is a look at the biggest box-office hits and flops of 2018:

Film Review: Ferrell, Reilly and the dull routine of bromance in 'Holmes & Watson'

Published Jan. 2 2019

In Arthur Conan Doyle's original telling, Sherlock Holmes indulged in morphine and cocaine because the drugs offered him a break...

Film Review: 'Vice' is exhausting, but Bale's something to behold

Published Dec. 26 2018

Blow your nose, and you'll miss the split-second shot of a younger Donald Trump in "Vice," Adam McKay's exhaustingly entertaining...