I am surprised how well I enjoyed Wrinkle–at least the majority of it before the mention of Camazotz.
Ava DuVernay has taken Madeleine L’Engle’s vision and created a dazzling tale of hope and love fit for today’s younger generation. We adults might find something to take from it as well—if we view the story from the eyes of a child.
Directed by Ava Duvernay and based on the book by Madeline L’Engle, A WRINKLE IN TIME has a powerful message for young girls about courage and how to make a difference. Still, for some reason, the film has yet to catch on with critics. This week, Steve welcomes Amanda Jane Smith (BRICKS WITHOUT CLAY) and… [Read More]
In Monterey, the men are clueless and the women are mean. While both may not be absolutely true all of the time… it’s close. In the HBO adaptation of Liane Moriarty’s novel of the same name, five women fight and gossip about each other, assuming, deceiving, and corrupting as they go. But in the end,… [Read More]
Based on Liane Moriarty’s book of the same name, Big Little Lies explores the darkest secrets of a circle of otherwise ‘normal’ moms. You can win a digital code by entering below – otherwise, you’ll be waiting to buy the Blu-ray/DVD copy in August! Right now, enter the name of your favorite TV drama to be considered… [Read More]
Hot Pursuit is not a film based on the hit arcade game, but rather an odd couple comedy starring the mismatched talents/sizes/appearances of Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara. In a film that certainly doesn’t hit the high comedy notes that one might expect (or want) from such a film, the two still succeed in providing us with some… [Read More]