On this week’s Voice Film Club podcast: The Vacation reboot disappoints, as does Adam Sandler’s Pixels (but it can’t be near as bad as critics are describing, says the Village Voice‘s Alan Scherstuhl).
Meanwhile, the Forties-set noir melodrama Phoenix might be one of the year’s best, says Voice film critic Stephanie Zacharek.
Finally, the good-but-not-great Mission: Impossible movie is just the fourth best of the five in the franchise, says LA Weekly film critic and Tom Cruise expert Amy Nicholson.
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This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 30, 2015