Here’s my review of the new Aaron Sorkin-penned Broadway version of Harper Lee’s “To Kill A Mockingbird,” with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch.
Elayne Boosler, one of my all-time favorite comedians and a real trailblazer — the first female standup to do contemporary, observational humor — explains the sexist obstacles she had to overcome to have a successful career.
Here’s my review of the St. Louis Rep production of “Alabama Story,” a new play about a librarian standing her ground against a bigoted politician upset about a children’s book in 1959 Alabama.
I was reminded of Steven Pinker’s book, “Enlightenment Now,” in reading Nicholas Kristof’s piece, “Why 2018 Was The Best Year In Human History!”
My review of “On The Basis Of Sex,” the new movie about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s early days in law school and her first big legal battle.
Rory Turnbull started a thread on Twitter about movie cliches, which other people picked up on, adding their own. The result is a bunch of entries that had me laughing out loud.
Here’s my review of the Broadway stage version of the classic 1976 movie “Network,” with Bryan Cranston, Tatiana Maslany, and Tony Goldwyn.
On a recent trip to New York, we went to see the new revival of the Broadway classic “My Fair Lady.” Here’s my review.
Two different takes on the leaked audio of Louis CK’s recent comedy club set, in which he joked about the Parkland shooting students and non-binary youth. Their pieces are not about his material, but about whether it’s right to judge the work-in-progress of a comedian trying out material on stage.
I didn’t see as many documentaries this year as I would have liked, but of those I did, these were the five best.
Here’s why you shouldn’t look for me or my wife among the New Year’s Eve revelers tonight, plus a memory of a December 31st meal we’d rather forget.
Scott Feinberg of the Hollywood Reporter made a list of some of Trump’s favorite movies of 2018, including “WhiteKKKlansman” and “Crazy Rich Russians.” Then he named some of Trump’s all-time faves. I like Scott’s list so much, it inspired me to come up with ten of my own Trumpian titles.
Here are capsule reviews of the ten movies I most regret watching on the big screen this year.
Here are ten movies that didn’t make my Best Of 2018 list, but were still good enough for Honorable Mention.
These are the ten best movies that I saw this year. If you missed these in theaters, I recommend you catch up with them on DVD, Netflix, or Amazon Prime.