Daily Archives: January 15, 2023

BOX OFFICE: “Avatar” reigns, “M3GAN” rolls, “Otto” improves, “House Party” crashes

Business is up some $30 million over last year’s dismal Martin Luther King Day four-day weekend box office take. The reason? “Avatar: The Way of Water” ($35 million over four days), “M3GAN” in the $20-22 range over those same four … Continue reading

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Classic Film Review: Hitchcock’s Jaunty Jab at Isolationism — “Foreign Correspondent” (1940)

The Hitchcock films that draw me back in, time and again, are the lighter-hearted ones. As much as I relish “Strangers on a Train,””Vertigo,” “Rear Window” or “Notorious,” it’s the murderous, mysterious larks that hold up best for me. I … Continue reading

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