3.6

Fifty Shades of Grey

For a film whose box-office domination was already guaranteed, Fifty Shades of Grey tries to make a silk purse out of a sow's ear, with glimmers of success.
4.1

Selma

With a towering performance by David Oyelowo at its heart, Ava DuVernay's Selma is a riveting and thought-provoking portrait of the battle for civil rights in the American Deep South of the 1960s.
4.0

Inherent Vice

PT Anderson and Thomas Pynchon deliver an amusingly trippy look at the underbelly of Americana, and it reeks of weed and paranoia. Can you dig it?