Posts Tagged ‘Joanna Langfield’

The Loneliest Whale

January 11, 2022

What could have been a somewhat interesting scientific journey, searching for a whale on its own in the vast seas, casts even wider ripples as it hits the screen today, during a time when so many of us feel cut off from our own, lonely and hungry for community.

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The 355

January 6, 2022

What was probably a well intentioned distaff take on the standard spy action picture feels more like an adequate throwback. Not smart enough to be a satire, not convinced enough to come at us like the real thing. It’s somewhere in the middle. And, right now, for some, that might not be so terrible.

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The Tender Bar

January 5, 2022

There are one and a half reasons to watch this coming of ager. For some, those may be enough.

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Being the Ricardos

December 19, 2021

I’m all for showing the love for Lucy (and Desi) but I’m not sure this homage will make us feel it.

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Nightmare Alley

December 14, 2021

Guillermo del Toro’s remake of the 1940’s film noir is appropriately creepy. It’s also weirdly cold, which, sadly, neutralizes the whole damn thing.

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And Just Like That

December 13, 2021

Too big and not Big Enough, the long awaited Sex and the City evolution pushes its embossed envelope in directions we need and some, maybe we don’t.

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Licorice Pizza

November 25, 2021

A wonderful Cooper Hoffman brings his own charm and great timing to Gary, still evoking memories of his late, great father, who, of course, worked with Anderson.

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The Humans

November 23, 2021

Hitting the screen just as we are happy (or not) about seeing family for Thanksgiving, this complicated drama is timely and boosted by its all-star cast.

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King Richard

November 13, 2021

Yes, it’s a crowd pleaser and you can count me in as very much part of the crowd.

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Belfast

November 8, 2021

Like the city it loves, Kenneth Branagh’s semi autobiographical film has its troubles.

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