Movies

Movies, we love ’em. Film School Rejects covers a wide range of movie-related topics, from reviews of new releases to retrospectives on classic films. We also love making lists, writing essays about how our favorites were made, and talking about the most interesting projects in development.

For your consideration — our favorite movies from the last few years:

You can also browse our archives by genre — everything from Horror to Action to Comedy.

Under The Banner Of Heaven Real Story

The Real Story Behind ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’

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Andrew Garfield stars as a detective investigating a horrific double murder by religious extremists.

Jeopardy Shot in The Gold Rush (1925)

From Painted Glass to Green Screens: The Jeopardy Shot Explained

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Let’s talk about the glass shot. (No, not the kind you pour tequila into).

Larkin Seiple Everything Everywhere All At Once

Why They Jammed A Dozen Movies Into ‘Everything Everywhere All At Once’

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We chat with cinematographer Larkin Seiple about the numerous influences flooding throughout this multiversal madhouse.

Anne Hathaway Colossal

Anne Hathaway Nails the Nuances of Sobriety in ‘Colossal’

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As a woman in recovery caught between inner demons and gigantic monsters, Hathaway captures the unique struggles of staying on the wagon when the world goes to pot in Nacho Vigalondo’s genre-defying cult hit.

Alana Haim Cooper Hoffman Licorice Pizza

The Cinematic Ingredients of ‘Licorice Pizza’

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More like West San Fernando Valley Graffiti.

The Osterman Weekend

Sam Peckinpah’s ‘The Osterman Weekend’ Finally Comes Home

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Forty years after its release, the director’s cut of Sam Peckinpah’s last film is finally available.

A Very British Scandal Real Story

The Real Story Behind ‘A Very British Scandal’

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The BBC miniseries centers on one of the most shocking divorces in British history.

Cage and Pascal in The Unbearable Weight Of Massive Talent

‘The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent’ Shines a Light on a Legend

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Come for Nicolas Cage, but stay for BFFs Nicolas Cage and Pedro Pascal.