Archive for May, 2018

Review: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY

By Renee’ C. Rating: 5 (Out of 5 Reels) During an adventure into a dark criminal underworld, Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) meets his future copilot Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo) and encounters Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) years before joining the Rebellion (IMDB). I must start by saying I am a total science fiction junkie therefore I was […]

Review: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) After going through production problems that got original directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller dismissed and Ron Howard hired, Solo: A Star Wars Story has miraculously made it to theaters. It wouldn’t be the first time a Star Wars film faced and overcame production woes, but […]

SXSW 2018 Review: FIRST REFORMED

Paul Schrader’s “First Reformed” stars Ethan Hawke in a Brilliant Performance   By Liz Lopez Rating: B+ Writer/director Paul Schrader (“Taxi Driver,” “American Gigalo,” “Raging Bull” among the many he has written) presents his latest work, “First Reformed” that debuted at the Toronto Film Festival last fall and was screened in the Festival Favorites of […]

Review: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY

“Solo: A Star Wars Story” Entertains with the Origin Story about Han Solo   By Liz Lopez Rating: B Director Ron Howard took the helm on this production, “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” (after it was first started by directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller) based on a script written by Lawrence Kasdan (“Star Wars: […]

Theater News: Most Awarded Musical of 2015 “An American in Paris” to play in Austin May 30 – June 3

By Liz Lopez Source: Broadway Across America, Lexus Broadway in Austin Lexus Broadway in Austin presented by Texas Performing Arts offers “An American In Paris,” the most awarded new musical of 2015 and winner of four Tony Awards®, at the Bass Concert Hall for a one week engagement starting Wednesday, May 30 through Sunday, June 3rd. […]