Category Archives: Movies + TV

Movie Review: The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

Director Noah Baumbach moves a step away from the failed romance at the center of The Squid and the Whale and brings none of the youthful energy of Frances Ha to his latest dysfunctional family film, The Meyerowitz Stories (New

Movie Review: The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

Director Noah Baumbach moves a step away from the failed romance at the center of The Squid and the Whale and brings none of the youthful energy of Frances Ha to his latest dysfunctional family film, The Meyerowitz Stories (New

A Welcome Distraction…Hoping that “Lady Bird” Will Be One Worth Waiting For

FIRST TRAILER FOR GRETA GERWIG’S LADY BIRD. THE FILM WILL NEXT SCREEN AT THE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL THIS FRIDAY. In Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig reveals herself to be a bold new cinematic voice with her directorial debut, excavating both

A Welcome Distraction…Hoping that “Lady Bird” Will Be One Worth Waiting For

FIRST TRAILER FOR GRETA GERWIG’S LADY BIRD. THE FILM WILL NEXT SCREEN AT THE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL THIS FRIDAY. In Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig reveals herself to be a bold new cinematic voice with her directorial debut, excavating both

“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” is a Bright, Trippy Mess of a Movie and a Ton of Fun

With a $180,000,000 budget and the director of The Fifth Element (Luc Besson) at its helm, hopes were high for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. It is glorious to look at and for the first thirty minutes

“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” is a Bright, Trippy Mess of a Movie and a Ton of Fun

With a $180,000,000 budget and the director of The Fifth Element (Luc Besson) at its helm, hopes were high for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. It is glorious to look at and for the first thirty minutes

Eek! You Can Now Watch the First High Energy Six Minutes of “Baby Driver!”

You have no doubt heard tell of Edgar Wright‘s stylistically perfect new film, Baby Driver. With a bang-up cast including Ansel Egort, Jon Hamm, Kevin Spacey and Jamie Foxx, Baby Driver is a thrill a minute with one of the

Eek! You Can Now Watch the First High Energy Six Minutes of “Baby Driver!”

You have no doubt heard tell of Edgar Wright‘s stylistically perfect new film, Baby Driver. With a bang-up cast including Ansel Egort, Jon Hamm, Kevin Spacey and Jamie Foxx, Baby Driver is a thrill a minute with one of the

“Maudie” is a Quiet Film with an Honest Portrayl of Bittersweet Love

Maud Lewis was a quiet housemaid in Nova Scotia whose simple folk art paintings brought her gradual fame in the 1960’s. Hers is not a story of a passionate artist who fights her way to glory, or a painter whose work is discovered

“Maudie” is a Quiet Film with an Honest Portrayl of Bittersweet Love

Maud Lewis was a quiet housemaid in Nova Scotia whose simple folk art paintings brought her gradual fame in the 1960’s. Hers is not a story of a passionate artist who fights her way to glory, or a painter whose work is discovered

Where can you find “Twin Peaks” Merch?

Twin Peaks is happening again. For many of us, this is a revisit of a show that we loved 25 years ago. I still have Laura Palmer’s Diary and have dug out some of my old fandom tchotchkes. Where should

Where can you find “Twin Peaks” Merch?

Twin Peaks is happening again. For many of us, this is a revisit of a show that we loved 25 years ago. I still have Laura Palmer’s Diary and have dug out some of my old fandom tchotchkes. Where should

“The Hero” is Nothing New

Lee Hayden (Sam Elliott),  is in a personal and professional slump when he learns that he has terminal cancer. Instead of talking about his news with loved ones, he goes to get high with his drug dealer, and fellow washed

“The Hero” is Nothing New

Lee Hayden (Sam Elliott),  is in a personal and professional slump when he learns that he has terminal cancer. Instead of talking about his news with loved ones, he goes to get high with his drug dealer, and fellow washed