Bill Murray’s charming performance keeps the tank at least half-full throughout Jim Jarmusch’s underfocused road trip through an aging gigolo’s sexual past.
George Clooney’s bittersweet valentine to the American worker pursuing the American dream features terrific performances by Ryan Gosling and other Oscar candidates.
There are quite a few to choose from this weekend. For your pleasure: Real Steel, The Ides of March, Intruders, Blackthorn and — for a bit of class — The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence).
A gritty, grungy and exciting look at the brief life of graffiti writer/artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, played as a mumbling genius by Jeffrey Wright.