Review: Arcane, gorgeous animated adventure
Arcane, an outgrowth of the League of Legends video game, is a beautifully drawn animated adventure. It’s set in a steampunk world at an unknown time and on an unknown planet. The series is on Netflix.
Review: Hawkeye, episodes 1-2
Hawkeye with Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld joined the Marvel Universe with the release of the first two episodes of a six episode mini-series on Disney+. The first two episodes were the opening of the origin story as we learn how Kate Bishop becomes Hawkeye.
Short Bits about Dickinson, WandaVision and Batwoman
New and returning TV series that are released once a week are scarce these days. These three merit some comments: Dickinson, WandaVision, and Batwoman.
Watch This: Trailer for Pitch Perfect 3
The unlikely group of underdogs in the Barden Bellas a capella singing group are at it again with Pitch Perfect 3.
Review: Begin Again
How does Mark Ruffalo do it? Every time I see one of his movies I think, “This is Mark Ruffalo’s best performance ever.” Then I see another of his movies and I have the same feeling all over again. Welcome to Begin Again with Mark Ruffalo and Keira Knightley in two of their best performances ever.
Review: Hateship Loveship
Hateship Loveship is an 2014 independent film starring Kristen Wiig as the slightly odd woman Johanna Parry. It’s a tale about love and trust as it unfolds in the life of the strange off-kilter Johanna. Also featured in the film are Guy Pearce, Hailee Steinfeld, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Sami Gayle, Christine Lahti, and Nick Nolte.
Watch This: Westerns with Women – Trailers for Jane Got a Gun and The Keeping Room
When I was a kid I went to the movies every week. So many of those movies were Westerns. That was in the days of John Wayne and Gary Cooper, Roy Rogers and Gene Autry. Men on horses with six shooters. As soon as I discovered there were options that went beyond the Western, I […]
Watch This: Trailer for Pitch Perfect 2
Pitch Perfect 2 won’t be in theaters until May 2015, but the first trailer has already been released.