Joining the Family (Film Review: “The Power of the Dog”)

An unnervingly suspenseful period family drama about two rancher brothers whose delicate yet dysfunctional relationship is toppled when one brings a widow and her son home to join the family. This can’t end well. Continue Reading →


The Sky is Falling, The Sky is Falling! (Film Review: “Melancholia”)

An end-of-world film which paints the cosmic disaster in somber and surrealistic tones, where it resides deep inside the psyche. Continue Reading →


Ugly Americans Amongst the Ruins (Film Review: “The Two Faces of January”)

No one is who they seem to be in the stylish thriller, The Two Faces of January, shot on location in Greece and Turkey. Continue Reading →