Daily Archives: January 24, 2023

Movie Review: Oedenkirk’s a cheater/painter who sees “Life Upside Down” thanks to COVID

“Life Upside Down” is a pleasant enough and appropriately downbeat “COVID Lockdown Comedy” of no particular consequence. As there have been so many rom-coms set during the height of the “shelter in place” era, it’s difficult to find something fresh … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Monaghan’s a Mom who will do anything for her Boy who Craves “Blood”

A boy of about nine has been bitten by his mad dog, and badly injured. He has a seizure at the hospital and his nurse mother is wracked with worry. She rushes to his side when he he wakes up, … Continue reading

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Nominations for the 95th Academy Awards

Love for “Elvis,” less than expected for “Top Gun Maverick” and “Avatar: The Way of Water,” just my first thought–seat of the pants take on this AM’s Oscar nominations. “Everything Everywhere all at Once” led all nominees, grabbing recognition on … Continue reading

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Twas the Night before Oscar Nominations…

And all through the land, haters of “Top Gun” put their heads in the sand. Not a “She Said” vote was ventured, nary an “Avatar” was panned. Short Round’s the new Olivier, Poitier too. Yeoh’s a cinch, Jamie Lee will … Continue reading

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