Payback is a Bitch (Film Review: “Haywire”)

A finely tuned female fighting machine wages a 1-woman war on the secret government contractor who betrayed her. . . and anyone else who stands in her way. Continue Reading →


Too Soon? (Series Review: “Medical Police”)

Two American docs are swept up in a deadly international game of viral espionage in which they discover their true talents at crime-solving. . . a hilarious spoof that’s anything but politically correct and instantly infectious. Continue Reading →


A Soldier Escort (Film Review: “Hostiles”)

A somber yet brutal tale about an embittered U.S. Army Captain and the perilous journey he’s ordered to take, to escort his enemy – a dying Cheyenne Chief – back to his homeland. Continue Reading →


Connecting the Dots (Series Review: “Unbelievable”)

A true crime series about a string of home invasion rapes, the fringe-class victim who no one believes, and the two detectives who just won’t give up until they’ve brought a monster to justice. Continue Reading →


Like Mother, Like Daughter (Film Review: “Lady Bird”)

A minor masterpiece which captures the mother-daughter dance of blurred and belligerent boundaries, and a film which puts Greta Gerwig squarely on the map as among her generation’s most gifted filmmakers. Continue Reading →


Up, Up & Away (Film Review: “The Aeronauts”)

A thrill ride rooted in history, about a hot air balloon adventure that changes the course of meteorological science forever. Continue Reading →


Behind Enemy Lines (Documentary Series Review: “Pandemic”)

An eerily timed but critically relevant look at the global face of contagion today. Continue Reading →