Dec 12, 2018
The ROCKY series continues in director Steven Caple Jr.’s CREED II with Michael B. Jordan’s heavyweight boxer Adonis Creed facing a challenger whose father killed his father in the ring more than thirty years ago.
In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer picks Matthew Heineman's drama A PRIVATE WAR with Rosamund Pike as...
Dec 7, 2018
A teenage boy watches the marriage of his parents, played by Carey Mulligan and Jake Gyllenhaal, dissolve in early 1960s Montana in director and co-writer Paul Dano’s WILDLIFE.
Also, as awards season is in full swing, Mark Pfeiffer and Paul Markoff discuss the merits, or lack thereof, of the withdrawn plan to...
Nov 28, 2018
A grumpy, green hater of holiday
cheer plots to steal Christmas from Whoville in a new 3D
computer-animated version of Dr. Seuss’ THE GRINCH. Benedict
Cumberbatch voices the villain whose heart is two sizes too
In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer spotlights COLD WATER (L’EAU FROIDE), Olivier Assayas’...
Nov 21, 2018
From the rock band Queen’s early days through its Live Aid performance, director Bryan Singer’s BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY follow the group’s rise through the story of its lead singer Freddie Mercury, played by Rami Malek.
Also, Melissa McCarthy is a struggling writer who finds her work more in demand when creating and...
Nov 14, 2018
Michael Myers breaks free and seeks to terrorize Haddonfield, Illinois again forty years later, but Jamie Lee Curtis’ Laurie Strode is ready and waiting to get her vengeance in co-writer/director David Gordon Green’s HALLOWEEN, a sequel to John Carpenter’s 1978 horror classic.
In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer...