Reviews of upcoming films: October 2011

Thu, Sep 22, 2011

Follow the links below for in-depth film criticism of our upcoming films. Compiled so you can see what critics are saying about films playing at the Wex through October. Want more film discussion? Like us on Facebook for curator features, trailers, commentary, contests, and more.

Forty Guns (Sept 25)
Time Out London

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Sept 25)
Leonard Maltin (video)

Raging Bull (Sept 27)
Chicago Sun Times
Boston Globe
New York Times

Aurora (Sept 29)
AV Club
New York Times

The Grapes of Wrath (Oct 4)
Chicago Sun Times
New York Times (1940 review)

Diary of a Country Priest (Oct 7 and 8th)
Chicago Sun Times
Criterion Collection

Film Socialisme (Oct 14 and 15)
New York Times
National Public Radio
Chicago Tribune

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Oct 20)
Time Out London
Variety (excerpt of original 1956 review)
New York Times (video)

Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier (Oct 22)
New York Times (1955 review)

Fort Apache (Oct 22)
Time Out London
New York Times (1948 Review)

The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu (Oct 22)
The New York Review of Books
Time Out Chicago

The Man Who Fell to Earth (Oct 27 and 28)
The A.V. Club
Time Out New York
Chicago Sun Times

Saintseneca

No tickets remain for Columbus-based indie-folk band Saintseneca, who will celebrate their Dark Arc album release at the Wex on Apr 19.

Hateship Loveship

Join us on May 2 as director Liza Johnson introduces a special advance screening of her new film Hateship Loveship (starring Kristen Wiig).