Category: Drama

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Sundance 2022: ‘Call Jane’- Film Review

Sundance Premiere: “Call Jane” Phyllis Nagy’s entertaining and provocative “Call Jane” is a film that is urgent and important to what is happening in today’s America. It is a film about the right for women to choose what to do

Sundance 2022: ‘Living’- Film Review

Sundance 2022: “Living” To take on a remake of the 1952 Akira Kurosawa masterpiece “Ikiru” is a Herculean task. There is no reason to remake such a beloved film. Director Oliver Hermanus’ latest film “Living” does just that. Nobel Prize-winning

Sundance 2022: ‘A Love Song’- Film Review

Sundance 2022: Opening Night- “A Love Song” Wes Studi is a national treasure. His presence has always been strong and throughout his 34-year career, the actor has given us many award-worthy performances. Studi has a naturalistic style that finds him

The Year In Revue Part Five: Anthony’s Top 20 of 2021

Since the days of Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert, I have been making “Top Ten” lists of my favorite films from each year. I used to love reading their “Best of the year” articles in their respective home-based newspapers and

‘Repossession’ Review: A Horror Drama Of Past Sins

The dark past becomes present, catching up to a fragile soul in this eerie, unnerving, and moving tale of horror

‘Zeros and Ones’: An Abstract Vision Of A Broken World

Unique cinematic auteur Abel Ferrara’s dark and philosophical head trip of a world engulfed in separation and dangerous distrust

‘Flag Day’: Dylan Penn Shines In Her Father’s Powerful Film

The broken bond of father and daughter and the desire to overcome the failings of our family gives potency to Sean Penn’s powerful new film.

‘Belfast’: Wistful Memories Of A Filmmaker’s Irish Youth

Kenneth Branagh’s memories of his formative years in the Ireland of his formative years make for a sweet tale

‘The Pebble and the Boy’: Bringing Mods To The Modern World

Chris Green’s ode to the era of the Mods is a sweet film that endears itself to its audience through music and character

‘Out Of The Blue’: A Stunning Drama Gets A Deserved Restoration

Dennis Hopper’s emotionally devastating masterwork receives a 4K restoration, allowing a rediscovery of the film and the great Linda Manz