30 Years: Working Girl (1988)

Working Girl   (1988) 30 YEARS ON: Working Girl, the story of an ambitious young woman stuck as a secretary due to her big-haired appearance, is a mixed bag of progressive second wave feminism tainted by antiquated low expectations.  Written, directed and… Continue Reading

A Monster Calls, Lion (2016): Movie Review

Tearjerkers are back in theaters this winter, chasing your money and your hearts.  With the Weinstein company’s Lion and J.A. Bayona’s A Monster Calls, we find two stories of familial separation, each of which miss their mark when approaching their… Continue Reading