Monsters of Body and Mind

Chest pain? Headaches? Some creatures attack from the inside. ‘Alien: Covenant’ and ‘Colossal’ show us how.

Fantastic Beasts and Their Arrival

Although they couldn’t be more different in approach, ‘Fantastic Beasts’ and ‘Arrival’ are both engaging and inventive holiday blockbusters.

Moonlight

Believe the hype. Barry Jenkins’ profile of a young, black man’s search for identity, in three distinct phases of his life, is a classic in the making.

White Girl

Coming off its fiery premiere at Sundance earlier this year, Elizabeth Wood’s debut is a provocative look at urban culture clash.

The Neon Demon

Nicolas Winding Refn’s surrealist, visually intoxicating horror movie is decisively unhinged. It’s also wildly entertaining.