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8.5

Terrific Film!

Cafe Society

Jul 25, 2016Comments off

If you are still interested in seeing Woody Allen films (despite his well-publicized personal problems), don’t miss “Cafe Society.”  I enjoyed this movie more than

7

A Pretty Good Road Buddy Film!

The Fundamentals of Caring – Original...

Jul 16, 2016Comments off

This film premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and is now on Netflix Streaming.  It is based on the Jonathan Evison novel “The Revised

6

Deeply Disturbing!

The Lobster

Jun 15, 2016Comments off

I was expecting a light-hearted satire on romantic relationships, but this is the most dark and disturbing movie I’ve seen in years.  The film is

7

A Humerous Triffle

Love and Friendship

Jun 14, 2016Comments off

Although I think any movie starring Kate Beckinsale is a “must-see,” this period piece, based on the Jane Austen novella “Lady Susan,” doesn’t quite live

7.5

A Warm-Hearted and Funny Film!

The Meddler

Jun 01, 2016Comments off

This film has much to recommend.  Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria and partly based on her own – as well as her mother’s –

6.5

Two Dimensional!

A Hologram For The King

May 02, 2016Comments off

Tom Hanks has few, if any, peers playing the ordinary man, but, unfortunately, he is starring in an ordinary film.  This movie begins with a

8

Another Winner By John Carney!

Sing Street

May 01, 2016Comments off

I loved Writer/Director John Carney’s two prior films (“Once” and “Begin Again”), and “Sing Street” is another terrific rock musical.  The film is set in

8

A terrific animated movie with a nice message!

Zootopia

Apr 13, 2016Comments off

If you want to get in-touch with your inner “party-animal,” I recommend you catch “Zootopia” before it leaves the theaters. Zootopia is a large city

7.5

Fine Performance By Sally Field!

Hello, My Name is Doris

Mar 30, 2016Comments off

It’s been about 20 years since Sally Field had a leading role, and it’s sure nice to see her again.  I had forgotten what a

7

First Hour Interesting But Then Tails Off

Diary of a Teenage Girl – Netflix DVD

Jan 28, 2016Comments off

This film has a 94% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, was on numerous indie best 10 lists, and one of my closest friends thought it was