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It’s extremely improbable that there’s a parallel universe where positive is negative, left is right, and time runs backwards. But if there is, in that universe, every movie is “Memento.” Except “Memento.”
My review of “The Assistant,” starring Julia Garner as recent college graduate working for a powerful movie executive everyone in the office fears, including the young women he takes advantage of sexually.
Stop doing this on Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media platform. Otherwise, you’re just playing into Trump’s tiny hands.
Some thoughts after reading a piece about the problems airlines will have rebounding from the losses caused by COVID-19, including what to do about passengers who need to use the bathrooms.
My review of a new Netflix special from the comedian, who has the ability to see the silliness in small things and expand on it, turning it into an extended riff, using just the right words and timing.
My musings on barbers, beards, baldness, and more.
Many of us have re-posted content after the death of a famous person we’d interviewed, but this is different. The first few minutes of this “WTF” podcast, in which Marc Maron weeps as he describes his last moments with his love Lynn Shelton, are simply heartbreaking.
Today’s Picture Of The Day is an episode of “Stars In The House” reuniting the original cast of the 1977 Neil Simon movie “The Goodbye Girl” — Marsha Mason, Richard Dreyfuss, and Quinn Cummings.
With theaters closed and no big-screen movies to review, here are mini-reviews of four titles available on the small screen, where both you and Paul Manafort can find them. Unfortunately, only one of them rates high enough to earn my recommendation.
Here are mini-reviews of two streaming TV shows I have binge-watched recently — the first season of “Upload” and the second season of “Dead To Me.”
Despite my dislike for pretty much everything he’s done, I finally got around to watching Adam Sandler in the indie drama “Uncut Gems.” Here is my review.
For today’s Picture Of The Day, a bunch of sheltering-at-home choral singers from Vancouver, Canada, perform a Billy Joel classic, with lyrics customized for the coronavirus crisis.
The newest addition to my Movies You Might Not Know list is “Nightcrawler,” a 2014 drama with Jake Gyllenhaal as a creep who shoots crime footage at night and sells it to Rene Russo for her morning news show. Here’s my review.
With the deaths of Little Richard last weekend and Tom Snyder in 2007, it’s delightful to look back at this perfect amalgam of a great broadcaster and a great entertainer, from a 1997 broadcast of “The Late Late Show.”
The crowds of people who showed up at these businesses over the weekend prove what I have said before and will say again: we are not all in this together.
Today’s Picture Of The Day is funny and relatable in any language.
This op-ed agrees with my earlier pieces saying people who protest against lockdowns have a moral duty to forgo medical care in favor of those who followed the rules.
Gaming commissions and control boards are coming up with plans for how casinos and poker rooms in Las Vegas, St. Louis, and elsewhere might reopen — but I remain very skeptical. Read on.