Welcome to Film Club, the A.V. Club’s movie discussion series. Each week, A.A. Dowd and Katie Rife (and occasionally some special guests) will gab about the week's new releases, explore various corners of the film industry, and examine the lasting impact of some of history's biggest films.
In round two, The A.V. Club finishes Mortal Kombat
Film Club discusses the scant merits of the franchise-thirty martial-arts fantasy currently streaming on HBO Max.
Why are video games movies always so bad?
Film Club welcomes A.V. Club staffer William Hughes to discuss the history of console-to-multiplex entertainment.
OSCARS | The best (and worst) of the Best Picture lineup
Before Hollywood’s big night, join critics A.A. Dowd and Katie Rife for one last round of Oscars talk.
OSCARS | Is Best Actress the closest Oscar race this year?
Will it be Viola Davis, Carey Mulligan, or Frances McDormand? And who should it be?
OSCARS | Let's take a look at the directing and screenplay categories
Aaron Sorkin and David Fincher fans, listen at your own risk.
OSCARS | Diving into the Best Supporting Actress and Actor races
This year's Oscar nominees for supporting performance range from great to Razzie-worthy.