Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Sam Rockwell

  • Review: Woman Walks Ahead

    Review: Woman Walks Ahead

    Woman Walks Ahead is based on a true story about New York City painter Catherine Weldon. She went to the Dakotas and painted a portrait of the Sioux Chieftain Sitting Bull. Parts of the story are true, parts are not. Overall I found the events improbable in the way they were told, but there’s no… Read more Review: Woman Walks Ahead

  • Watch This: Trailer for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Watch This: Trailer for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri looks so good. So good. It stars Frances McDormand in a part that if it wasn’t written for her, it should have been. It promises to be wonderful, if the trailer can be believed.

  • Review: Laggies

    Review: Laggies

    Laggies tells the tale of Megan (Keira Knightley), who cannot grow up. She’s stuck in a high school mentality even though she has advanced degrees and has been out of high school for 10 years. She’s had the same boyfriend, Anthony (Mark Webber), since high school. Despite her college education, she’s working for her dad,… Read more Review: Laggies

  • The Way, Way Back is Way, Way Good

    The Way, Way Back is Way, Way Good

    The Way, Way Back opens on the miserable face of Liam James as 14-year-old Duncan, sitting in the way, way back seat of a vintage woodie Buick station wagon. Driving this aging monster is Trent (Steve Corell), his mom’s boyfriend. His mom is Pam, (Toni Collette) and his possible future step-sister filling the middle seat… Read more The Way, Way Back is Way, Way Good