Ad Astra:' space, fatherhood, and identity

Donald Sutherland, Brad Pitt and Sean Blakemore star in “Ad Astra." Credit: Francois Duhamel/Twentieth Century Fox.

Our critics review "Ad Astra," starring Brad Pitt as an astronaut who goes into space looking for his missing father, played by Tommy Lee Jones; "Rambo: Last Blood," Sylvester Stallone’s fifth time playing Rambo, and this time the story happens in Mexico; "Downton Abbey," the continuing saga of the Crawley family from the popular British TV series of the same name; "Between Two Ferns: The Movie," based on Zack Galifinakis’ "Funny or Die" talk show.



  • Tim Grierson - senior U.S. critic for Screen International, vice president of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, and author of “This Is How You Make A Movie” - @TimGrierson
  • Amy Nicholson - host of the podcast Unspooled and film reviewer for the New York Times - @theAmyNicholson