Daily Archives: February 22, 2020

Documentary Review: Scientologists talk about being “Over the Rainbow” with L. Ron

  “Over the Rainbow” is a mesmerizing, diffuse and scattered movie about odd beliefs, deeply-held convictions and Scientology. It’s kind of a mess as it starts out more about the first two — specifically how people who believe they’ve been … Continue reading

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Amazon serves up the Holocaust as Vengeance Fantasy — “Hunters”

With the investment in time involved, how long do you give a series — broadcast or streaming, limited or open-ended — before deciding it’s not worth your time? Pilot episode? One or two beyond it? On and on because “maybe … Continue reading

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Movie Preview: Toni Colette and her neighbors decide to breed a “Dream Horse”

A little small town pluck is on display in this feel good “true story” from the UK.

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BOX OFFICE: “Sonic the Hedgehog” takes a dive as many hear “The Call of the Wild”

The second weekend of the surprising smash hit video game adaptation is slightly more down to Earth as *Sonic the Hedgehog” is on a $26 million pace, after a $58 million opening. Down over 50%, how far below 50% we … Continue reading

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