Daily Archives: July 16, 2019

Movie Review: Bullies are warned of “Consquences,” but will they ever see them in this Slovenian drama?

The words come out in different sentences, but bullies never hear them. “There will be consequences,” ineffectual authority always says. But when that warning isn’t backed up with action — meeting violence with the full force of the law, or … Continue reading

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Netflixable? Jean Reno & Co. are on the road in the desert in “4 latas,” or “4L”

It’s a well-established fact that I will watch and get something out of any picture that’s set “on the road,” and any movie set anywhere that stars Jean Reno. That ethos isn’t given too severe a test by “4L,” (“4 … Continue reading

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Preview, Cavill and Minka, Kingsley, Fillion, Tucci and Alexandra Daddario — “Night Hunter”

Has a vague, rural “Nightwatch” feel to it, the smell of “vampires” to its story of a serial abductor and murderer. It opens in Russia first, Direct TV in August and theatrical in that dead zone before fall films begin … Continue reading

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Two year-old Suicide Scene Edited Out of Netflix’s ’13 Reasons Why’

It was controversial when it first popped up on the streaming service. And while I can’t recall be lin any copycats, the very disturbimg and graphic suicide scene that was the climax to the first season of “13 Reasons Why” … Continue reading

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