Daily Archives: August 25, 2017

A timely Sam Shepard bio reconsiders the playwright/actor

The last chapter or so of John J. Winters’ “Sam Shepard: A Life,” gives one the feeling that perhaps he or his publisher knew something, and rushed this biography of the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and iconic Man of … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Bruce Lee learns his uhhh…chops in “Birth of the Dragon”

It’s not too much to expect Bruce Lee to be the “hero” of a martial arts biography titled “Birth of the Dragon.” But Lee, here played by Philip Wan-Lung Ng, is sort of this jerk in the background of a … Continue reading

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