Category Archives: video

“Hacksaw Ridge”*

First, let’s dispatch the 800-lb invisible gorilla in the middle of the room: Should we pay to view this film and thus benefit director Mel Gibson? That discussion is far-outside the scope of this review. Besides, as to the answer, … Continue reading

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Before I Go to Sleep

I rate this Joffe/Kidman/Firth/Strong mystery a solid Rent. I rate this a candidate for Buy for fans of the participants. The characters are developed so we care about their fates.  The trail of mystery is strewn with clues– but are … Continue reading

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Worm your way into the tough turf of LA

I rate Nightcrawler a big Buy.  What’s not to love about any of the Gyllenhaal siblings? And Jake, wow.  Here, he is at the top of his form.  This is acting.  I don’t want to spoil that part…but…perhaps I can … Continue reading

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