Daily Archives: December 30, 2019

Netflixable? “Kevin Hart: Don’t F**k This Up”

I was one of the few critics to bother checking out Kevin Hart’s theatrical comedy concert film “Laugh at My Pain” when it opened back in 2011. He was already a veteran bit player, comic support on TV (Judd Apatow’s … Continue reading

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Netflixable? Director Abel Ferrara cameos in Italian thriller, “The App”

The reason to mention the sometime actor and director of such violent, lurid and iconic indie films as “King of New York” and “Bad Lieutenant” in the headline of this review is to zero in on the most promising possibility … Continue reading

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Movie Preview: Georgia lad kicks up his heels when he hears “And Now We Dance”

This isn’t the Georgia of the Falcons, “Real Housewives” or Tyler Perry. It’s the one Stalin came from. So you can see the “Billy Elliott” challenges of a life in tights in this Feb. release.  

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Movie Preview: Drug dealers learn what “VFW” stands for

Stephen Lang, Fred Williamson, David Patrick Kelly, William Sadler and George Wendt are among the aged vets trapped in a bar under siege in this gory, over the top action piece. “VFW,” played straight or for tongue in cheek laughs, … Continue reading

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