This week on the podcast, Steve Norton and writer Patrick Erskine discuss CREED, the latest entry into the world of Rocky Balboa. Does this franchise still pack a punch? Or is it down for the count? Only on ScreenFish.
When Benjamin Franklin said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” he obviously forgot about aging. Yes, I’m referring to that aspect of life where hair turns gray, wrinkles develop, eyesight begins to fail, and physical strength is diminished. We all will face the effects of aging once… [Read More]
As a general rule, it’s never a good thing to look into a mirror and repeat anything five times. Sure, Stuart Smalley may disagree, but doggone it, that many “good enoughs,” “smart enoughs,” and “people like mes” are not only superfluous, but–dare I say it–disingenuous as well. Nobody is really that good enough, that smart… [Read More]
“We may not do the best service to what’s called ‘national morale,’ but we’ll do a small service to the truth.” In 1967 Egypt, Jordan, and Syria made plans to annihilate Israel. When the dust cleared, Israel not only successfully defended itself, it captured the Sinai Peninsula, the Golan Heights, and what are now the… [Read More]
While The Wonders is a film about family, we see it through Gelsomina’s eyes. She is the one who dreams about something more and seems to hold things together when trouble comes. As far as the film goes, she is the queen bee.