Review: How Esther Found Vicky Lester
A Star Is Born: The film is at its most compelling examining the cost of fame and how frail male egos handle adversity.
Review: Rise of a Buccaneer
Captain Blood: This one must have thrilled boys in the 1930s.
Quick Take: Judging Life
The Children Act: Moving and perceptive.
Review: Another Odd Couple
The Goodbye Girl: Definitely one of the playwright’s best movies of the decade, because it has tons of charm to go along with the funny dialogue.
Review: Holly’s Game
Breakfast at Tiffany’s: As a romance, the ingredients are hard to beat, with undeniably lovely New York flavor.
This is how I want to live, as a citizen of the world, curious of new impressions, not some nationalist sad sack who hates every foreigner they see.
Quick Take: A Rebel on the Catwalk
McQueen: Nicely designed, with stylish, evocative use of skulls, Alexander McQueen’s trademark.
Quick Take: Volcanic Mayhem
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom: So slick it makes us almost forget there really are no new ideas here.
Review: Family = Enemy
Whitney: So much has been crammed into the movie, but its poignant moments really stand out.