Daily Archives: November 13, 2022

Netflixable? A Serial Killer Makes South African cops realize Black Lives Matter — “Wild is the Wind”

The opening scene of “Wild is the Wind” is a routine traffic stop that is anything but routine. A sketchy-looking speeder has been pulled overon a lonely road somewhere on the Veldt. Two South African cops — one white, one … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, previews, profiles and movie news | Comments Off on Netflixable? A Serial Killer Makes South African cops realize Black Lives Matter — “Wild is the Wind”

BOX OFFICE:;”Black Panther 2″ buries “Black Adam” –$180 million opening

For those keeping score at home, “Wakanda Forever” earned more its opening weekend at the domestic box office than “Black Adam” has made ($145 million) in a month. “Smile” cleared the $100 million mark, “Ticket to Paradise” cleared the $50 … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, previews, profiles and movie news | Comments Off on BOX OFFICE:;”Black Panther 2″ buries “Black Adam” –$180 million opening

Movie Review: Korean Chaos as rival agencies go on a Murderous Mole “Hunt”

“Byzantine” is the word we use to describe insanely-complicated and sometimes murderously murky political situations. But the literal back-stabbers of the Eastern Roman Empire had nothing on the mess that was Korean politics during South Korea’s dictatorships, coups and assassinations … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, previews, profiles and movie news | Comments Off on Movie Review: Korean Chaos as rival agencies go on a Murderous Mole “Hunt”

Classic Film Review: Bicycles, Blue Collar Bloomington and Ciao bella! — “Breaking Away”

Back in the ’80s, I was helping my “sourdough” housemates set up for a poker game in a place I rented up Kodiak, Alaska way. And then “Breaking Away” came on the satellite dish TV. As I settled in to … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, previews, profiles and movie news | Comments Off on Classic Film Review: Bicycles, Blue Collar Bloomington and Ciao bella! — “Breaking Away”