Category: Reviews

Reviews of films and television formats. Short or long.

A STAR IS BORN

What is there to say about a film whose story is such a winner that it has now been made for the fourth time...

Bette Davis in DEAD RINGER

Dead Ringer: A person or thing that seems exactly like someone or something else. You have to admit that the idea of taking over...

Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman

The trailer for Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman is deceiving: this is definitely not a black/white buddy comedy. Ripped from the headlines, BlacKkKlansman is instead, a...

The Longest Yard

A few days ago while I was traveling, I was shocked to learn about the death of Burt Reynolds. I consider him one of...

Alfred Hitchcock’s THE BIRDS

Okay, I’ll admit it: The Birds never scared me—not even as a child. Still, on the 55th anniversary of the picture’s release, Alfred Hitchcock’s...