December 2, 2020
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Review: “The Upside” is heartwarming but cliche

By | Jan 23, 2019

Kevin Hart’s comedic skills and chemistry with Bryan Cranston creates a feel-good, laugh-out-loud drama that focuses on an unlikely friendship between two very different people.


Review: Anderson’s animation brings beauty to bleak dystopia

By | Apr 17, 2018

It’s more clear than ever that Hollywood needs to create more adventure stories like “Isle of Dogs” that perfectly blend action, humor and heart.


Review: Linklater’s latest lets performances thrive

By | Dec 6, 2017

Despite the strength of the performances, there are moments where it feels like good acting is all the movie has to offer.


Action flick swerves past usual themes

By | Sep 28, 2011

In “Drive,” director Nicolas Refn defies the mainstream formula for action movies by trading witty one-liners and 30-minute explosion sequences for a meaningful character struggle and a love story that doesn’t rely on a one-dimensional hot babe in a fast car.