It's certainly "mean, mean, mean," as little kids might say, but its brief running time and that wicked performance from Florence Pugh make it mostly delectable, too.
Posted Aug 4, 2017
Can you say dull and manipulative, boys and girls? Stereotypes and clichés abound in "Detroit," a movie that's more messy than the city, like many others, still rebounding from oh so many socio-economic struggles.
Posted Aug 3, 2017
Colin Farrell certainly is no Clint Eastwood (who played a similar role in the 1971 original), but the ladies rule this one, including Sofia Coppola and her oddly haunting direction.
Posted Jun 30, 2017
Blame it on the nitrogen narcosis, but this is what summer flicks used to be all about -- small, quick, a little scary and very silly, even if it's not intentional.
Posted Jun 17, 2017
Sure it's a long way from Tennyson's 'Idylls of the King' to this wild and crazy Guy Ritchie movie. Still, if you simply roll with the director's usual assortment of noisy hooligans, you'll have some fun with it.
Posted May 12, 2017
With 'The Fast and Furious' franchise now in James Bond-like territory by way of a 'who woulda thunk' eighth installment, 'The Fate of the Furious' loses most if its muscle just about any time anyone opens his mouth.
Posted Apr 14, 2017