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 →


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 →


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 →


The Prodigal Son Who Would Be King (Film Review: “The King”)

A somber retelling of Shakespeare’s Henriad plays, starring a brooding yet mesmerizing Timothée Chalamet Continue Reading →


Running Away (Film Review: “Wonderstruck”)

A beautiful and mysterious journey linking two lost children between disparate worlds. Continue Reading →


Feel the Burn (Film Review: “Results”)

A peculiar post-modern love story – of sorts – set in the offbeat world of fitness training. Strangely involving. Continue Reading →