Sep 13, 2023


In the movie Fremont, former U.S. Army translator in Afghanistan starts a new life only to be torn in many directions.
Mar 22, 2023

Zach Braff’s ‘A Good Person’ Tells a Story of Redemption

Zach Braff’s A Good Person is a syrupy rendition of films like Ordinary People and The Sweet Hereafter. The depressed...
The Quite Girl
Mar 8, 2023

‘The Quiet Girl’ Weaves Spell With Gentle Sounds of Gaelic

In Colm Bairéad’s remarkable new drama The Quiet Girl, it’s 1981 in rural Ireland, where families speak Irish Gaelic...
The Pale Blue Eye
Jan 11, 2023

Christian Bale Meets Poe in ‘The Pale Blue Eye’

Christian Bale has a face made for the gothic.  At this stage of his career—36 years after his youthful appearance...
Nov 9, 2022

Celebrate Noirvember With Criterion’s 2022 Fox Noir Lineup

The film production company now called 20th Century Studios, previously known as 21st Century Fox, and before that as...
Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
Oct 19, 2022

Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival Kicks off Two Weeks of Streaming

When the pandemic arrived in March of 2020, Tzvia Shelef didn’t want to cancel the Silicon Valley Jewish Film...
Sep 28, 2022

Marilyn Monroe Biopic ‘Blonde’ Doesn’t Glamorize Her Dark Career

Let’s be frank. Do we really need another retelling of the Marilyn Monroe story? Really, is there anyone even remotely...

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