Best Director & Writing of 2018

Best Director Nailing down best the best direction in a film, rather than stellar writing or acting carrying a film to notoriety, is a challenging endeavor. You must see the hand, and never know you’ve been touched. The film is… Continue Reading

Acting: Best of 2018

There’s little I like better than actress, and I guess actors are an occasionally enjoyable crowd. This year was a struggle to whittle down to a tidy five, but here it goes!!: Best Leading Actress Toni Collette (Hereditary) Olivia Colman… Continue Reading

Widows (2018): Movie Review

Widows (2018) Widows easily has the best opening sequence of the year.  It introduces the next two hours with precise character introductions and jarring cuts. The new movie from masterpiece director Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave, Shame) returns (without… Continue Reading