Film Review: Phoenix

This German film is a gem, my favorite film of the year, with the best final scene I’ve ever watched.

Film Review: Mistress America

Greta Gerwig is featured in this resurrection of the Screwball Comedy.

Film Review: What Happened Miss Simone?

This Netflix documentary, which includes lots of performance videos, reveals not only the turbulent life of the iconic Nina Simone, but why we should care about it.

Film Review: The End of the Tour

Not sure if Jason Segal’s portrayal here of writer David Foster Wallace is accurate or not? But it’s most compelling, and makes the film worthy of your consideration.

TV Review: Show Me a Hero

David Simon created “The Wire,” which I consider the best drama ever, any medium. He’s back on HBO with the compelling “Show Me a Hero.”

Film Review: Straight Outta Compton

The tale of Dre, Ice Cube, Easy E, Sug, et. al. finally makes it to the big screen.