Archive for September 21st, 2018

Review: THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN THE WALLS

By Laurie Coker Rating C+ Just in time for Halloween and tendering a reasonably friendly fair, The House with a Clock in the Walls, starring Jack Black and Cate Blanchet, takes viewers back to the 1950’s and offers up thrills and laughter. Director Eli Roth manages an entertaining mix of nightmarish jump-worthy fear-factors and silly, […]

Review: LIFE ITSELF

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) After watching this film, it is so obvious that writer/director Dan Fogelman (This Is Us) absolutely adores the movie Pulp Fiction.  The filmmaker structures his film quite similarly to the way that Quentin Tarantino sets up his movie, with three main intertwined stories with characters connected […]

Review: FAHRENHEIT 11/9

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) From Michael Moore, the controversial award-winning documentary filmmaker behind Bowling For Columbine and Fahrenheit 9/11, comes this powerful, ambitious, but overstuffed documentary which takes on modern America and President Donald Trump.  Though the film does pack some heavy emotional punches, Moore tries to accomplish too much […]

Review: A HAPPENING OF MONUMENTAL PROPORTIONS

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) Comedic actress Judy Greer makes her directorial debut with this funny and often sweet comedy.  Having worked with so many talented actors in her career probably made the casting of this film rather easy, as Greer and her casting director has assembled quite an ensemble cast.  […]

Critica De Cine: LIFE ITSELF

“Life Itself” es historia dramática y con elenco destacado   Por Liz Lopez Rating: B- El escritor – director, Dan Fogelman (“Danny Collins,” “This Is Us” TV series), presenta su segundo largometraje como director, “Life Itself”, y llega a los cines locales después de su proyección en el Festival de cine internacional de Toronto al […]