Daily Archives: March 9, 2022

Movie Review: “Ash & Dust,” and blood and revenge over a mysterious box

If writer/director/producer/cinematographer/editor and composer Adrian Langley can’t make sense of his muddled thriller “Ash & Dust,” what hope do we mere mortal viewers have? I mean, kudos for wearing all those hats at once, chief. But all those extra voices … Continue reading

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Netflixable? A tragedy of WWII recreated, “The Bombardment (Skyggen i mit øje)”

A tragic accident of war is remembered in the quiet and wrenching Danish World War II drama, “The Bombardment,” a film about the day the RAF came to destroy Copenhagen’s Gestapo headquarters and hit a nearby school as well. Titled, … Continue reading

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Movie Preview: Nic Cage vamps on “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent”

Pedro Pascal plays the rich dude who hires Nicolas Cage to come hang, Tiffany Haddish and her bud Ike Barinholtz are CIA agents who need Nic Cage’s help, and Neil Patrick Harris is his agent in this potentially hilarious self … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Zac Efron fights the elements, critters and others for “Gold”

Somewhere on the dystopian Road to Nowhere — Destination Thunderdome –a drifter stumbles across a giant nugget and must battle the desert, snakes, scorpions and wild dogs, interlopers and his sketchy partner to hang onto his hunk of “Gold.” That’s … Continue reading

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Movie Preview: Affleck and De Armas are in a marriage in “Deep Water”

A “different” sort of marriage, with rampant cheating and murder. Lil Rel Howery and Tracy Letts also star in this Mar. 18 Prime Video release.

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