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Review: Venus and Serena Williams biopic smashes an ace

By | Dec 1, 2021

Venus and Serena Williams are portrayed terrifically in “King Richard,” a biopic that follows the formula but is overall effective.


Review: Film is shackled by bland characters and boring plot

By | Jan 29, 2020

The “Bad Boys” series has historically been defined as egregiously offensive and immature.


Review: ‘Squad’ adaptation refuses to stay true to comics

By | Aug 22, 2016

The concept of the Suicide Squad — a group of supervillains who are signed up to do the government’s dirty work — is strong. But when a director subtracts the action, emotion and comedic relief, and replaces it with backstories and unaddressed abusive relationships, it fails.


Review: Moving performances and story produce impactful film

By | Feb 11, 2016

While it appears now as though this film is making an effort to make the NFL game safer, “Concussion” unearthed for much of the football-watching world the damage head injuries can have and negligence the NFL showed for many years.