When I saw this film at AFI Fest, it played to a packed house. It wasn’t one of the films I was especially looking forward to. But I found it enjoyable in the absurd humor and the idiocy of the characters.
Alice Kinney (Reese Witherspoon) needs a reboot and gets the fresh start she never expected in Home Again, a comedy-drama that marks the debut of writer/director Hallie Meyers-Shyer. Meyer-Shyer is the daughter of writer/directors Charles Shyer and Nancy Meyers (Father of the Bride, The Parent Trap, What Women Want), continuing in making films that entertain and point an ironic… [Read More]
The choices we make compose the fabric of our lives. We should make them wisely.
David Lynch took back the writer/director’s chair for the eighteen hours of Showtime’s return to Twin Peaks, Washington, delivering an absolutely disjointed and unsettling chapter in the legendarily weird Twin Peaks franchise. Twin Peaks: A Limited Event Series drops viewers into the action of the previous series (1990-91), where it left off last – Agent Cooper (Kyle MacLachlan) is… [Read More]
In a comedy you didn’t see coming, Channing Tatum’s Jimmy Logan plans to rob Charlotte Motor Speedway during the Coca-Cola 600. Knowing that he’ll need help to pull this off during the biggest race NASCAR has in Charlotte, he enlists his brother, bartender and Iraq War vet Clyde (Adam Driver), and sister, hairdresser Mellie (Riley… [Read More]