Movie Review: “Hard Luck Love Song”

Movie Review: “Hard Luck Love Song”

Jesse (Michael Dorman, the lawyer/brother in “The Invisible Man”) is a down-on-his-luck singer/songwriter who hustles pool to make a few bucks as he moves town to town. Once he gets to a new locale, he scopes out the pool rooms, then goes to work —...
Movie Review: “No Time To Die”

Movie Review: “No Time To Die”

“No Time To Die,” the 25th movie in the James Bond series, doesn’t start with a spectacular action sequence as so many of its predecessors did. But you don’t have to wait very long before Bond is involved in a high-speed chase with bullets...
Movie Review: “I’m Your Man”

Movie Review: “I’m Your Man”

Tom is supposed to be Alma’s perfect life partner. He knows enough about her to ask the right questions, which topics she likes to discuss, and what she’s looking for in a man. He even knows how to please her physically.¬†Alma’s not looking for a...
Movie Review: “Dear Evan Hansen”

Movie Review: “Dear Evan Hansen”

Lies, lies, lies, lies. If the past few years have taught us anything, it’s the danger of spouting falsehoods. They have not only infected our political discourse to an even greater extent, but they have slowed the march towards herd immunity during a pandemic...
Movie Review: “The Eyes Of Tammy Faye”

Movie Review: “The Eyes Of Tammy Faye”

It’s only appropriate that a biopic about someone famous for wearing a lot of makeup would need an outstanding makeup job to work. For “The Eyes Of Tammy Faye,” it must have taken a team of people, some prosthetics, and several hours a day to turn...
Movie Review: “Small Engine Repair”

Movie Review: “Small Engine Repair”

For its first hour, “Small Engine Repair” seems like a clinic in toxic masculinity. It’s the story of three lifelong friends from Manchester, New Hampshire — Frank (John Pollono), Packie (Shea Whigham), and Swaino (Jon Bernthal) — all of...