Chattanooga Now - Movies

Film review: 'A Star Is Born' is dizzyingly wonderful [trailer]

Published Oct. 10 2018

It's hard not to go into "A Star Is Born " without a lot of prejudgments.

Film review: In 'Bad Times at the El Royale,' a motel's mysteries [trailer]

Published Oct. 10 2018

Drew Goddard, the screenwriter-turned-director whose feature debut was the meta-horror film "A Cabin in the Woods," has laid another movie...

Film review: 'Venom,' with Tom Hardy, is a manic muddle [trailer]

Published Oct. 10 2018

"Venom," starring Tom Hardy as a TV investigative journalist whose body is invaded by an alien organism, is a destabilizing...


Film review: Redford is wry, charming in his (maybe?) swan song [trailer]

Published Oct. 10 2018

If you're going to pick someone to play a man who moves through the world with grace, style and a...

Disney princesses returning to the big screen

Published Sep. 19 2018

Whether you missed them the first time around or would like to relive the magic again on the big screen,...

Film review: 'House With a Clock in its Walls' is a real time suck [trailer]

Published Sep. 19 2018

The 10-year-old hero at the center of the film "The House With a Clock in Its Walls" likes to look...

Film review: In 'A Simple Favor,' a vlogging mom with secrets [trailer]

Published Sep. 19 2018

What evil lurks behind the mommy vlogger with an "oopsie jar"?

Film review: 'The Predator' outstays its welcome on Earth [trailer]

Published Sep. 19 2018

Predators are personal for Shane Black. He was hacked apart by one of the fearsome alien hunters in the first...

Film review: In 'The Nun,' what evil lurks beneath a habit [trailer]

Published Sep. 12 2018

As frightening as the "The Nun" is, it doesn't hold a candle to today's real-life horrors in the Catholic Church.

Film review: In the Detroit-set 'Kin,' a kid with a very big gun [trailer]

Published Sep. 12 2018

In the teen sci-fi thriller "Kin," a shy 14-year-old kid finds unearthly powers in the vacant warehouses of Detroit —...

Local premiere of 'Victory by Submission' is Saturday

Published Sep. 12 2018

Actor/director Alan Autry's film, "Victory by Submission," will have its local premiere in Ringgold, Georgia, to benefit Habitat for Humanity...

Film review: McConaughey gives heart to 'White Boy Rick' [trailer]

Published Sep. 12 2018

There's a "where are they now" at the end of "White Boy Rick ," an astonishing true story about a...

Film review: Jennifer Garner seeks bloody revenge in 'Peppermint'

Published Sep. 12 2018

The insane revenge movie "Peppermint " starts to make a lot more sense when you realize that it was directed...

Get a sneak peek of 'Poldark' Season 4 at WTCI event

Published Sep. 12 2018

Will Ross Poldark's run for political office be the death knell for his troubled marriage?

Film review: A so-so haunted house drama in 'The Little Stranger' [trailer]

Published Sep. 12 2018

A decaying and haunted manor in the post-World War II English countryside, a grieving family on the verge of madness...

Film review: Wahlberg and Berg's 'Mile 22' is a dizzying assault [trailer]

Published Aug. 22 2018

Mark Wahlberg's "Mile 22" character James Silva has a tick where he snaps a yellow rubber bracelet against his wrist.

Film review: In 'Crazy Rich Asians,' a delightful new fairy tale [trailer]

Published Aug. 22 2018

There are two glittering parades running in tandem through Jon M. Chu's "Crazy Rich Asians," a glitzy and delightful adaptation...

Film review: A low-key rom-com for Gen-X in 'Juliet, Naked' [trailer]

Published Aug. 22 2018

"Juliet, Naked" is a charming and smart little film about early middle age, second chances, regrets and the intoxicating freedom...

Mind Coffee: Best horror film? 'Get Out' of here

Published Aug. 22 2018

Best horror movie of all time?

Film review: Shark thriller 'The Meg' goes deep, stays shallow

Published Aug. 15 2018

We're going to need a bigger boat for all these shark movies.

Film review: Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' is daring and essential [trailer]

Published Aug. 8 2018

In 1979, a man named Ron Stallworth who was the first African-American police officer and detective in the Colorado Springs...

Film review: 'Christopher Robin' a return to Hundred Acre Wood [trailer]

Published Aug. 8 2018

Oh, bother.

Film review: Tom Cruise thwarts the apocalypse on a broken ankle [trailer]

Published Aug. 1 2018

And so, fellow moviegoers: Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what Tom Cruise can - and...