Daily Archives: December 20, 2018

Preview, “Men in Black International” is toys and Tessa playing with the boys

Tessa Thompson is the newby, good-looking and swaggering and black, learning the “”MIB” ropes, wearing the new suit. Emma Thompson and Liam Neeson are the world-weary alien-hunting veterans. Chris Hemsworth is the hunky partner, although the actors seem second bananas … Continue reading

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Preview, An Assassination and conspiracy theory are revisited with “The Gandhi Murder”

Stephen Lang is the big Hollywood name in the cast of this new account of Gandhi’s final days and the motives of those who hated his idealism, attention-grabbing fasts and pacifism. No, Lang isn’t playing Abraham Lincoln (an inspiration to … Continue reading

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Preview, Chloe Grace Moretz is stalked by Isabelle Huppert as “Greta”

That Huppert can be scary when she wants to be. Remember “The Piano Teacher?” And that’s not the only alarming character on her resume.  “Greta” has the French screen legend playing a nice little (not too old) lady whom a … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Welcome to Marwen”

Robert Zemeckis has been known to take on a movie idea simply for the technical challenge it presents. Think of “Forrest Gump” inserted into history, “Polar Express” motion-capturing Tom Hanks, the dazzling starvation stunt of “Cast Away,” the You Will … Continue reading

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