Review:“Weiner”

“The name of a man is a numbing blow from which he never recovers.” - Marshall McLuhan. The quote that opens this engaging documentary on former US Senator Anthony Weiner is in stark contrast to Shakespeare's opinion on “What’s in a name.”  Unfortunately for Weiner, his name would become synonymous with a scandal that destroyed [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:08:26-07:00May 27th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Mitchell’s favorites from the 2016 Phoenix Film Festival

After eight days and 178 screenings, the Phoenix Film Festival concluded on April 14 and brought the Valley another wonderful opportunity to enjoy a highly-concentrated, cinematic barrage for the senses. Each spring, the Harkins Scottsdale 101 carves out (up to) seven of its theatres for Arizona’s premier film festival, and 2016 did not disappoint. I [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:08:49-07:00April 14th, 2016|Movie Reviews, News & Articles, Reviews|0 Comments