An Inconvenient Sequel is more cinematic but less useful than Al Gore’s last climate doc


There was nothing especially artful about An Inconvenient Truth. Less a movie than a glorified PowerPoint presentation, it offered only the sight of Al Gore, our former vice president, standing on a stage and explaining—through diagrams and photographs and unsexy science—the sobering reality of global warming. What…

War For The Planet Of The Apes wins over our resident Apes reboot skeptic

The final live episode of Film Club turns out to be a wartime double bill, as The A.V. Club’s film critics chase their discussion of Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk with a look at War For The Planet Of The Apes. The third entry in the rebooted Planet Of The Apes series is part Clint Eastwood-style western, part Apocalypse