“Sing Street”: One-Sentence Review

With an infectious ’80s pop soundtrack, an array of quirky characters, and a charming, coming-of-age love story, John Carney’s Sing Street delivers the year’s best movie so far, by far.

11 out of 12 Tamales

“Suicide Squad”: One-Sentence Review

The pop art one sheets and the perfectly edited movie trailers, with their catchy, feel-good music, promised us the next great superhero (read antihero) movie; instead, what we got in Suicide Squad is a sophomoric, choppily edited disappointment, with its only redeeming quality being an outstanding performance from Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn and Will Smith’s Deadshot.

6 out of 12 Tamales