Daily Archives: July 27, 2019

Movie Review: Diane Kruger is “The Operative”

In the espionage game, your only loyalties are personal. That’s been drummed into us in a century of spy movies, so why would “The Operative” have it any other way? Here’s a solid, simple spy tale about a Mossad recruit, … Continue reading

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Documentary Review: “Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins”

Molly Ivins had a method, a way of looking at the world, at Texas and later American politics, when coming up with an idea for her magazine and newspaper columns. She’d raise an eyebrow, maybe let her jaw drop in … Continue reading

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‘Box Office: “Once Upon a Time” $41, all time Tarantino best opening

“The Lion King” owns another weekend and probably won’t lose the top spot until “Hobbes & Shaw” come along — another $78 million this weekend, a steep drop from its opening. But Sony opening “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood” super … Continue reading

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Preview, “Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice” promises to be heartbreaking

A lovely, lyrical and big voice silenced before she was done with it. Looking forward to this one.

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