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Sunday, January 16, 2022
Best of 2021: Top 10 Films of the Year
Another film year has come and gone with 2021 proving that cinema is still as vibrant as ever. I was truly delighted by the year's man...
Best of 2021: Top 20 Acting Performances
Each time I make my annual year's best lists, this one is always the most difficult to narrow down. And from where I stand, 2021 was a p...
It's always a treat to find a film that defies easy categorization within rigid lines of genre, country and style. You've probably h...
REVIEW: The Green Knight
King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table have long enjoyed a storied reputation as symbols of valor and honor. It seems that Hollywood...
REVIEW: The Tragedy of Macbeth
Since the invention of cinema, William Shakespeare's plays have long been a source for adaptations in many countries and languages. &quo...
REVIEW: The Lost Daughter
Picture it: a rustic Greek hotel by the seaside with the warm rays of sunlight caressing her skin and the soothing sounds of waves gently ki...
REVIEW: The Worst Person in the World
Being young today is different. So says a middle-aged woman to the rapidly approaching 30-year old protagonist Julie (Renate Reinsve) at a c...
With a recent filmography that includes such pulpy genre fare as "Mandy" and "Bad Lietenant: Port of Call New Orleans" i...
Monday, December 6, 2021
REVIEW: The French Dispatch
With the onslaught of prestige films flooding our screens at this time of year - and for film critics, our physical and digital mailboxes - ...
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
REVIEW: In The Heights
Long before "Hamilton" become a Broadway phenomenon, multi-hyphenate Lin-Manuel Miranda began his theater career with a contempora...
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