Tag: Movie Review

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‘Seven Short Films About (Our) Marriage’: Honesty Is Found In The Examination of a Modern Union.

A tempestuous romantic drama in seven vignettes that chronicles an interracial marriage, telling a story of turmoil and tenderness as two people try to make their relationship last.

‘Joe Bell’: Story Reflects More On Life Than Redeems It

Joe Bell, based on a true story, features Mark Wahlberg as a father struggling to come to terms with himself and his life as he walks across America to speak about bullying in defense of his son.

‘Summertime’ (2020)

Summertime, Carlos Lopez Estrada’s rhythmic film intersects the lives of 25 individuals searching for more in their lives while speaking to the heart.

‘Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain’

Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain doesn’t try to answer questions. Instead Morgan Neville explores the life of the esteemed personality.

‘Simple Like Silver’

Shot on an iPhone X and graded black & white in post-production, Damian Lahey’s directorial debut, “Simple Like Silver,” shines with an unparalleled brilliance

‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Cartoonish Sequel Delivers Surface-Level Goods

Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard sees the return of Ryan Reynolds as a down on his luck bodyguard for hire who happens to be in the wrong place at the right time. It is endearing and the cast is charming even if the movie is cartoonishly over the top

’12 Mighty Orphans’: Sheer Determination, Guts Lead to Heartwarming True Story

12 Mighty Orphans is the story of a coach who was destined for greatness as he builds a football team at a Texas high school in the 1940s. Featuring a strong cast, including Luke Wilson, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall and Treat Williams, 12 Mighty Orphans will capture your heart as much as it captured the attention of a nation. Now in theaters.

‘The Sparks Brothers’: Edgar Wright Brilliantly Explores the Musical Act You Never Knew You Were Missing

The Sparks Brothers documentary is everything you’d expect about a music act you’ve probably never heard of. They’re creative, they’re irreverent, they’re inventive. They’re Sparks.

‘Uncle Frank’: Life’s Little Ironies Catch Up in Off-Kilter Dramedy

Uncle Frank Written and Directed by: Alan Ball Starring: Paul Bettany, Sophia Lillis Peter Macdissi, Judy Greer, Steve Zahn, Lois Smith, Margo Martindale, Stephen Root I had to laugh at “Uncle Frank,” which is now streaming on Amazon Prime. I

Quick Review: “The Boss Baby” by Brian Wallinger

Directed by Tom McGrath and featuring the voice talents of Alec Baldwin and Miles Christoper Bakshi, this animated release offers a unique and original take on the question that, inevitably, every six year-old asks, “Where do babies come from?”  Baldwin’s