Movie Review: Widows

Steve McQueen pulls one hell of a cinematic juggling act with Widows, his follow-up to his…

BlacKkKlansman: a Molotov Cocktail Flung at Multiplexes

2018 has been a great year for American political films made by people of color. There…

“Blindspotting” and “Sorry to Bother You”: From Oakland with Love

I haven’t been able to keep Daveed Diggs’ face out of my head ever since I…

Movie Review: Sicario: Day of the Soldado

The Chapulín Colorado’s antenitas de vinil not only allowed the legendary Mexican superhero created by Roberto Gómez…

Movie Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story

Congratulations, Solo: A Star Wars Story! You are the first of this new batch of Star Wars…

Movie Review: Pope Francis: A Man of His Word

Like his New German Cinema compère, Werner Herzog, Wim Wenders has produced and directed far more…

Movie Review: 42 Grams

The news that Chicago chef Jake Bickelhaupt and his wife Alexa Welsh would open a fine…

Movie Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

When the end credits for Star Wars: The Last Jedi started to roll, I turned to…

Movie Review: The Shape of Water

How would one categorize Guillermo del Toro’s marvelous, entrancing, delicate and sometimes dark new film The…