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Boundaries

June 19, 2018 by

Boundaries 3

If nothing else, this familiar familia proves just how far good actors can elevate an ordinary script.

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Superfly

June 13, 2018 by

Superfly 2

This is not your grandfather’s Superfly. For better and for worse.

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Joanna Langfield’s Movie Minute Podcast of Ocean’s 8.

June 8, 2018 by

Ocean’s 8

June 7, 2018 by

Ocean's 8-2

This jewel heist caper chapter is much more paste than polish.

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Hearts Beat Loud.

June 5, 2018 by

Hearts Beat Loud - Still 1

These hearts are beating, just a tad too loud. Brett Haley’s loving drama is full of heart, but so determinedly, you can’t help but feel a bit exhausted by it all.

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Joanna Langfield’s Movie Minute Podcast of Solo: A Star Wars Story.

May 23, 2018 by

Book Club

May 17, 2018 by

Book Club

The only surprise in this by the numbers sweetie is just how high its stars elevate it. And when we’re talking Jane Fonda, Mary Steenburgen, Candice Bergen and Diane Keaton that really isn’t a surprise at all.

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Solo: A Star Wars Story

May 16, 2018 by

Solo 2

After a bumpy start, Ron Howard’s prequel settles in and takes us on an entertaining enough ride. There’s one great actor in it. And it isn’t Alden Ehrenreich.

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Deadpool 2

May 14, 2018 by

Deadpool 2

You may come for the action, I’m in for the decidedly punchy jokes and, now don’t freak out, the surprisingly pungent emotion. Yup. This superhero spoof is laugh out loud funny, blows a whole lot of stuff up and is full of heart. Go figure.

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Disobedience

April 27, 2018 by

Disobedience

Sebastian Lelio’s adaptation of Naomi Alderman’s book reaches not too far from the spectacular ground he covered in the Oscar winning A Fantastic Woman.

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