Reading Time: 4 minutes Writer/director David Lowery post-modernizes the Arthurian legend, with fabulous results.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The Card Counter may not be the 9/11 movie we want, but it’s the 9/11 film we deserve. We’d love to think firefighters rushing into the Twin Towers are the best representation of the American spirit, but sorry, an MP from Abu Ghraib and a private military profiteer carrying on with impunity are far more […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes The standup comic veers from hilarious to dark in this brilliant, claustrophobic capture of a COVID year.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A superb overview of the AIDS crisis awaits perusers of the book and documentary of the same title, both brainchildren of journalist David France.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Two new films – a dark comedy and a conventional whodunit – reflect our efforts to find meaning in the face of violence.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Rosamund Pike and Peter Dinklage are delightful sparring partners over a high-stakes legal guardianship scam.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The latest horror film from A24 will resonate uncomfortably with those who were once zealous young converts.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Werner Herzog and co-director Clive Oppenheimer wrap up my first (and hopefully, last) stay-at-home film fest with a geek-tastic look at meteorites.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Newly declassified documents serve as springboard for a biography of King and a deep look at the FBI’s hostility towards him.
Reading Time: 3 minutes This fictional riff on fiction writer Shirley Jackson will please your senses but leave you longing for the company of decent people.