Tag: New York City
I confess that, as a film critic, I go into movies cold these days. Trailers tend to give too much away. Social media is ablaze with factoids about new projects; I don’t want to know what a movie will say
It would be easy to say that B. J. Novak’s Vengeance is a Coen brother – esque film. Novak’s directorial debut, in which he plays the film’s protagonist, Ben Manalowitz, a plucky journalist and podcaster, spends the first fifteen minutes
Hawkeye, the latest Disney Plus streaming series begins its run with two episodes that have engaging characters while feeling shallow. Jeremy Renner and Hailey Steinfeld star.
The Lost Leonardo imbues greed, using money and power to obfuscate a long-lost Da Vinci painting, Salvator Mundi. The innovative doc asks a lot of questions and feels like a modern heist film.
Chock full of action and stunning set pieces, Chad Stahleski’s follow-up to the mega-successful “John Wick” picks up immediately where the original film left off, dog intact. Presumably, he has left his shadowy life as an assassin behind when his
Philippe Petit. Born 13 August 1949 in Nemours Seine-et-Marne, France, Petit amazed audiences throughout Europe with his juggling and balancing acts. Much to the dismay of his parents, he continued with his acts, ultimately growing bored with them. Wishing to
1969. For many, the sexual revolution was in full swing, while the government worked to repress minorities. With the repression came misunderstanding, affecting everyday families and people. In New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood, the gay community fought back against the
“Mistress America” opened The Phoenix Film Society’s inaugural Summer Film Festival August 10 – 14. The first film in the series, Mistress America, is now on home video.” College can be challenging enough when you’re trying to find your way