“Tomorrow Never Knows” tells the story of Shar Jones, a transgender person faced with early onset Alzheimer’s Disease, and the choice he and his wife faced.
As a child of 1985 but a kid of the ’90s, I was (un?)fortunately born into a pop-culture hellscape of Americana that bled from millennium to millennium. Another one thousand years since the “start date” of recorded history, and we kick-off 2000 with No Doubt performing “It’s the End of the World as We Know […]
About a half hour into Gnarleans, a musical sequence comes alive that fully defines the kind of freedom sought by modern-day New Orleanian youth.
Rarely has a filmmaker’s follow-up been as anticipated and held to such potentially high standards. Does “Up” rise to the challenge?
Climax is alive with expression, and ranges from subtle to not so subtle gravitas.
A good friend of mine likes to point out every now and then that a good superhero movie is defined best on the strength of the villain – how villainous, how bold the deeds, how affecting they are on the hero. In another way, for Marvel Studios flicks, the same could be said for the […]
Admittedly, I’ve always had misconceptions about the punk community. The piercings, the music, the volume, etc.
If the recent Roma evokes memory by way of camera movement and motion – giving one the sense of and time to meditate on new and old perspectives of a past life – then 1999 does so in a viscerally visual manner, with light, textures, environments, and super-impositions. The whole of this production – a […]
Donnybrook may not be subtle always, but it is American through and through, for better and worse.
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part keeps the pace going by following the same beat and pulling on similar heartstrings.