Movie Review: ‘Cruella’

An interesting thought occurred to me as I sat down to watch Craig Gillespie’s “Cruella.” I am not a studied acolyte of the works of Dodie Smith. Or of Bill Peet’s animated classic, let alone Glenn Close’s two turns as the nefarious Cruella de Vil. So, it would seem natural that my indoctrination to this [...]

By |2021-05-28T13:45:52-07:00May 28th, 2021|Movie Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Movie Review: “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”

Matthew Vaughn has only directed 6 features, 4 of which he also wrote the screenplay for.  Prior to “The Golden Circle”, each of these had their own freshness to them, something unique that he brought to the screen.  “The Golden Circle” marks the first time he’s written and directed a sequel to his own work, [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:03:31-07:00September 22nd, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Movie Screening – “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” (Vegas)

Claim your passes to he advance screening of KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE Monday, September 18 Regal Red Rock 7pm http://www.gofobo.com/KINGSCF1MAN “Kingsman: The Secret Service” introduced the world to Kingsman - an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In “Kingsman: The Golden [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:03:32-07:00September 13th, 2017|Nevada, Screenings|0 Comments

Advance Movie Screening – “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” (Phx)

Claim your passes to he advance screening of KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE Monday, September 18 Harkins Tempe Marketplace 7pm http://www.gofobo.com/KINGSCFMAN “Kingsman: The Secret Service” introduced the world to Kingsman - an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In “Kingsman: The Golden [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:03:33-07:00September 13th, 2017|Arizona, Screenings|0 Comments

Review: “Miss Sloane”

The opening shot of “Miss Sloane” is a tight close up on Jessica Chastain as she methodically, almost impassionately, describes her job as a high-end government lobbyist.  “It’s about foresight, anticipating your opponent's moves, devising countermeasures, and making sure they don’t surprise you” she states as the camera ever so slowly pulls back.  There’s something [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:05:40-07:00December 9th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments