lady macbeth

Lady MacBeth Gleefully Escapes Her Corset

“Lady MacBeth” is not Shakespeare’s wicked femme fatale. Lady Katherine (Florence Pugh) is a repressed young woman, sold into marriage to a bitter, much...
Beatriz at Dinner

Beatriz at Dinner Pits Saintly Healer vs Arrogant Billionaire

A more appropriate title for Beatriz at Dinner, starring Salma Hayek and John Lithgow as opposite examples of humankind, might be “Beatriz Goes Berserk.”...
Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman Rocks! A Film Review

Gal Gadot may not have been born on the mysterious Island of Themyscira, but she seems to have been born to play the role...
Queen of the desert

Queen of the Desert Is Stranger Than Fiction

A film written and directed by acclaimed German director/screenwriter Werner Herzog, starring Nicole Kidman, should have been better. The true story of Gertrude Bell,...
zookeeper's wife

The Zookeeper’s Wife A Tale Of Polish History

The Zookeeper's Wife: Thoughtful Film About Painful Time in Polish History During the German invasion, Antonina and Jan Zabinski saved hundreds of people and animals with...
Beauty and the beast review

Disney’s Beauty And The Beast Recreates the Magic

Beauty and The Beast Review: Still Magical No matter how many versions I’ve seen of this “tale as old as time,” it never grows old....
The Ottoman Lieutenant

The Ottoman Lieutenant Focuses On WWI Love Triangle

The Ottoman Lieutenant Review Paladin Studio’s The Ottoman Lieutenant is a dramatic film about three idealistic (and incredibly good-looking) young people in the early 1900s....
Table 19

Table 19 Provides Light-hearted Entertainment

Is Being Assigned Table 19 Worse Than The Kids Table? Table 19 is a fun romp of a romantic comedy film. It stars an unlikely...

“You’re Killing Me Susana” Film Review

Romantic Comedy You're Killing Me Susana Opens February 24 An enjoyable romantic comedy from Mexico, “You’re Killing Me Susana,” will open at AMC Mesquite in...
south asian film festival

Growing Up Smith – A Family-Friendly Comedy

Growing Up Smith Opens On February 3 “Growing up Smith” is a family-friendly comedy based on a true story about a family of four who...