Arts

Review: LADY BIRD ★★★★

November 27, 2017 Michael Henley

by Michael Henley Let’s not bury the lede: Lady Bird is wonderful. Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut is a beautifully-rendered slice of teen life, capturing the mixed bouquet of aromas that teenhood often brings. It’s by […]

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Review: JUSTICE LEAGUE ★½

November 22, 2017 Michael Henley

by Michael Henley There’s a word I hate to use when critiquing movies, because it invariably denotes a certain level of laziness. But there are some times when it has to be said, and this […]

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Review: Murder on the Orient Express

November 14, 2017 Michael Henley

by Michael Henley It’s not that I’m asking why we need another filmed version of Murder on the Orient Express. It’s more that I’m asking…why this one? There’s been no shortage of adaptations of Agatha […]

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Review: “Thor: Ragnarok”

November 6, 2017 Michael Henley

by Michael Henley The Marvel movie franchise has never been more rickety than within its Thor films, quasi-Shakespearean would-be profundities all about the antics of the Norse God of Thunder and his kin. They go […]

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