“Captain America: Civil War”

We’ve learned by now that even superheroes have their limitations. Captain America and his Avengers crew may have overstepped themselves sav…

“Mother’s Day”

No one neighborhood ever contained as many clichéd marital problems ready to be resolved by the final fade out as you’ll find in “Mother’s D…

“Elvis & Nixon”

Most of us may not remember that day in 1970 when Richard Nixon and Elvis Presley made White House history playing a game of one-upsmanship.

“The Huntsman: Winter’s War”

Years from now, when you recall your disappointment with “The Huntsman: Winter’s War,” you’ll still be asking, “was this sequel really neces…

“Miles Ahead”

There’s nothing more satisfying at the movies than watching a marvelous actor giving the performance of his lifetime.


When I think that Kevin Costner used to be one of Hollywood’s top stars. In those days, Costner would never degrade himself starring in a th…

“Midnight Special”

In just the first few minutes of the science fiction thriller, “Midnight Special”, you know you’re seeing something incredibly special.


Nowadays nothing but the most challenging roles can persuade Jake Gyllenhaal to step in front of the camera.

“The Boss”

If it’s true that you’re only as good as your last role, Melissa McCarthy had better plan to start from scratch after bombing as “The Boss”,…

“I Saw the Light”

There’s something unnerving about the way English actor Tom Hiddleston throws himself body and soul into the role of America’s tragic trouba…

“Eye in the Sky”

Just suppose you could sent a missile into a terrorist’s hideout thousands of miles away, but not necessarily with a clear conscience.

“Hello, My Name Is Doris”

No one’s going to let a few wrinkles come between Sally Field and her devoted fans of a certain age.

“The Bronze”

Thank goodness for something original for a change. A very dark comedy exploring the gloomy side of success.

“The Divergent Series: Allegiant”

I’m assuming that by now even the most gullible Millennials are fed up with the spoon fed “Divergent” garbage cluttering movie screens.

“The Perfect Match”

So far there’s no cure for that not-so-rare romantic condition known as commitment phobia.

“The Other Side of the Door”

The last thing a horror film should make you do, is to instantly recall where you’ve seen the same story done much better.

“London Has Fallen”

In this dangerous age of terrorism, the President deserves much better protection than he’s been getting from the Secret Service.

“Whiskey Tango Foxtrot”

Being a TV reporter in war-torn Afghanistan turns into quite a learning experience for rookie Tina Fey in “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.”