Movie Review: CODA

Coda If you take Coda literally, in music, it refers to “the concluding passage of a piece or movement, typically forming an addition to the basic structure.” However, the film “CODA” implies a double entendre, referring to the “child of deaf adults.” "CODA" premiered at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival and opened the 2021 Phoenix [...]

By |2021-08-13T00:21:21-07:00August 13th, 2021|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Screening – CODA (Vegas)

You're invited to a FREE advance screening of CODA Monday, August 9th Century Suncoast 7:00 pm start time **All guests attending will receive a complimentary small popcorn & soda combo Link for screening passes: http://gofobo.com/CFLVCODA   Gifted with a voice that her parents can’t hear, seventeen-year-old Ruby (Emilia Jones), is the sole hearing member of a [...]

By |2021-08-07T22:14:09-07:00August 7th, 2021|Giveaways, Nevada, Screenings|0 Comments

“On the Rocks”: Coppola’s Restraint, Murray’s Humor Make For a Well-Mixed Comedy Cocktail

My lips pursed with glee as Sofia Coppola’s gorgeous “On the Rocks” spooled out. My glee wasn’t over the fact that the film laments relationships that are on the fritz, nor that we've forgotten how to communicate with one another. Nor did they raise over Laura’s (Rashida Jones) blind insistence that nothing was wrong with [...]

By |2020-09-30T21:41:00-07:00September 30th, 2020|Movie Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Movie Review: The Banker

Historically significant films have a way of entering our respective spheres of influence, notably because they either keep historical perspective in context, or they embellish the truth for a fictionalized accounting, elevated for dramatic purposes. “The Banker,” which opens in limited release this weekend and debuts on Apple TV+ on March 20th, is a good [...]

By |2020-03-06T12:25:04-07:00March 6th, 2020|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments