Review: 'A Bronx Tale' isn't a groundbreaking musical but doesn't sleep with the fishes either

January 23, 2020

Review: Will Smith and Martin Lawrence bring energy in fun and mature 'Bad Boys for Life'

January 18, 2020

Review: Incoherent 'Dolittle' sinks Robert Downey Jr to new career low

January 17, 2020

Review: Delightful 'Troop Zero' packed with tons of heart

January 15, 2020

Column: The 92nd Academy Award Nominations are in and they are…meh

January 14, 2020

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January 23, 2020

Originally inspired as a one-man show circa 1989 off-Broadway, the gritty and thick accented “A Bronx Tale” served as an autobiographical look at on-screen legend Chazz Palminteri’s upbringing. The production was turned into a successful film adaptation a few years later...

January 23, 2020

Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics 

Based on the 2002 Norman Lebrecht novel, “The Song of Names” is the type of festival entry and Oscar wannabe that dresses itself in different packaging in the hopes you won’t see there’s little worth discussing underneath the hood. “The...

January 18, 2020

Courtesy of Sony

The third time really is the charm.

Producing reboots or sequels almost two decades after its predecessor is risky business. As of late, “Dumb and Dumber To,” “Zoolander 2” and, to some extent, “Terminator: Dark Fate” didn’t move the needle in that respect...

January 17, 2020

Courtesy of Universal Studios

The roster assembled for the new family adventure “Dolittle” is as follows: Robert Downey Jr, Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Jessie Buckley (!) and features the voice work of Emma Thompson, Rami Malek, John Cena, Kumail Nanji...

January 16, 2020

Courtesy of 1091 Media 

In Luke Lorentzen’s new documentary “Midnight Family” - a film about a private ambulance service in Mexico City - we learn how the government only employs fewer than 45 ambulances in a city populated with 9 million. It’s not entirely shocking if yo...

January 15, 2020

Courtesy of Amazon Studios

In Georgia 1977, the young and peppy Christmas Flint (McKenna Grace - wonderful) has dreams of reaching for the stars. In a hybrid of “The Sandlot” meets “The Little Rascals,” Bert + Bertie’s affectionate and heartfelt “Troop Zero” gets boatload...

January 14, 2020

Courtesy of AMPAS

One year after the cultural touchstone “Black Panther” became the first superhero movie ever nominated for the top honor, in strolls Todd Phillips heavily scrutinized “Joker” – the gritty R rated origin tale of Batman’s greatest foe – with 11 Oscar nomin...

January 11, 2020

Courtesy of Paramount Picture 

As a fan of both Tiffany Haddish (I was probably the only person on the planet who liked “The Kitchen” and her performance) and Rose Byrne, I wanted to see their new comedy “Like A Boss” - the first of 2020 - succeed and instead the movie fe...

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