Latest from Mark Lieberman

This canine tale is sloppy, like a big dog. But you can’t deny its gentle heart.

Harrison Ford stars in an adaptation of Jack London’s tale of the human-dog bond.
  • Feb 17, 2020

‘Weathering With You’: Animated love story is set against a backdrop of climate change

Hope breaks through the heavy cloud of melancholy that hangs over this teen romance.
  • Jan 13, 2020

Ivory poaching documentary captures a high-stakes world, without judgment

“When Lambs Become Lions” looks at the conflict between Kenyan poachers and rangers.
  • Dec 9, 2019

Despite hot air and cheap thrills, this ballooning drama never gets off the ground

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones reunite in the leaden ad�ven�ture “The Aeronauts.”
  • Dec 2, 2019

Kristen Stewart is a lively shot in the arm for this tired ‘Charlie’s Angels’ reboot

Writer-director Elizabeth Banks delivers mixed results in a nostalgia trip with modern touches.
  • Nov 13, 2019

‘Frankie’ has it all: Beautiful scenery, family drama — and Isabelle Huppert

A family matriarch gathers her extended family together to deliver some serious news.
  • Oct 28, 2019

This French drama tells a powerful, true story of sex abuse by clergy

Three men struggle in the aftermath of childhood sexual abuse in “By the Grace of God.”
  • Oct 21, 2019

James Poniewozik spent countless hours watching Trump on TV. Then he wrote a book about it.

A longtime TV critic contends in his new book "Audience of One" that Donald Trump's background as a TV personality is central to understanding him as a political figure.
  • Sep 4, 2019

J. Hoberman, renowned film critic, reflects on cinema’s past – and his own

In a new book, the former Village Voice critic analyzes the films of the 1980s against the backdrop of Ronald Reagan's presidency.
  • Aug 29, 2019

‘If I can do it, so can you’: At D.C. libraries, the formerly homeless help those currently struggling

Three "peer specialists" who have experienced homelessness, substance abuse and other challenges fan out across 11 D.C. public libraries to connect homeless library patrons to resources and offer a friendly face.
  • Aug 29, 2019