Archive for July 20th, 2018

Review: MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN

By Laurie Coker Rating: A Here we go again – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, has the same sing-a-long, toe-tapping feel as its predecessor. Packed with the same all-star cast and many talented, fresh stars, Mamma Mia! 2 will appeal fans. Filled will laugh out moments, even with the B-side ABBA tunes, Here We […]

Review: DON’T WORRY, HE WON’T GET FAR ON FOOT

Joaquin Phoenix Stars in this John Callahan biopic   By Liz Lopez Rating: B+ Director/writer Gus Van Sant (“Good Will Hunting,” “To Die For”) has created a wonderful biopic about cartoonist John Callahan, based on the book by the quadriplegic artist about his story, along with co-writers Jack Gibson and William Andrew Eatman. It has […]

SXSW 2018 Review: EIGHTH GRADE

By Mark Saldana Rating: 4 (Out of 4 Stars) Going into this movie, I knew almost nothing about Bo Burnham as a comedian and noticed that this is his first and only narrative feature film so far.  After experiencing this absolutely wonderful and poignant movie, I could only ponder why this talented new filmmaker had […]

Review: MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN

“Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” Dances Right into Your Heart   By Liz Lopez Rating: B   When I viewed the feature film “Mamma Mia!” 10 years ago, I was not envisioning a sequel. I didn’t think one was needed, but evidently someone else thought differently. It is not that I disliked the first […]

Review: DON’T WORRY, HE WON’T GET FAR ON FOOT.

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Battling alcoholism is already a highly challenging struggle, but when one has to cope with the limitations of paralysis in addition to addiction, this is an entirely different level of adversity.  Such is the very true story of artist John Callahan, a talented cartoonist with an […]