Beatriz at Dinner (SIFF 2017): Movie Review

Beatriz at Dinner (2017) dir. Miguel Arteta written by: Mike White starring: Salma Hayek, John Lithgow, Connie Britton, Amy Landecker, David Warshofsky, Jay Duplass, Chloe Sevigny, John Early   When Beatriz comes to dinner, she’s not nearly as permissive as Sidney Poitier. In… Continue Reading

Miss Sloane (2016): Movie Review

Miss Sloane (2016) dir. John Madden written by: Jonathan Perera starring: Jessica Chastain, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alison Pill, Michael Stuhlbarg, Mark Strong, Sam Waterson, John Lithgow       3 out of 4 stars Having your screenplay plucked from the “Hollywood Black List,” an… Continue Reading