In ‘Us,’ Jordan Peele holds dark mirror to America
Jordan Peele has tightened his grip in “Us,” a less satirical and more slaughterhouse horror parable than the writer-director’s astonishing debut, “Get Out,” that despite its deficiencies will leave all who enter its shadowy world convinced of Peele’s growing...
3/23/2019 Movie Reviews 0 comments
‘Five Feet Apart’ a beautifully authentic take on ‘Romeo and Juliet’
The cystic fibrosis romantic drama “Five Feet Apart” feels like a real evolution in the sick teen movie genre, because it’s actually a great movie that just happens to be about sick teens, and it doesn’t condescend to or try to cheer up anyone.
3/16/2019 Movie Reviews 0 comments
New animated ‘Wonder Park’ is at war with itself
There’s always that moment on roller coasters when the lap bar gets locked down and you slowly, agonizingly ride up to the first drop. You know the next few minutes are going to be harrowing — you just don’t know how bad.