Netflix’s Love, Death & Robots Season 3 Review

Shaun Munro reviews season 3 of Love, Death & Robots… Netflix’s acclaimed animated anthology series Love, Death & Robots is back for its third season, and while this collection of nine episodes is likely the weakest of the bunch to date, there’s still much to marvel at both in terms of its provocative storytelling and … Read more

Hanky-panky in the Tardis! How a writer’s divisive Doctor Who movie spent 25 years being hated by fans | Doctor Who

“I‘ve written lots of things that I’ve happily forgotten about, or that have been remembered fondly,” says Matthew Jacobs. “But the Doctor Who TV movie is very much like a tattoo that just won’t go away.” What is it like to make one sizeable contribution to a much-loved franchise – and then everybody hates it? … Read more

May 20 – 26 – Bayflicks

Science fiction takes over Bay Area cinema this week with Star Trek, RobCop, and the original Star Wars trilogy. There’s also a David Lynch/David Cronenberg double bill, a French thriller by Henri-Georges Clouzot, and Paul Thomas Anderson’s porn epic. Another cinema bites the dust Berkeley’s Shattuck Cinema will close on June 1. When I moved … Read more

Hold Your Fire- Chicago Critics Fest Review – Chicago Indie Critics

May 20th, 2022 MOVIE: HOLD YOUR FIRE STARRING: SHUAIB RAHEEM, HARVEY SCHLOSSBERG DIRECTED BY: STEFAN FORBES’s RATING: 4 STARS (Out of 4) Having the ability to see a situation from all sides is a luxury that humans do not have. We don’t know the entire reason why a person would rob a bank. We … Read more

Andrea Arnold’s ‘Cow’: The Searing Romance and Reality of Nature

Cow opens with its protagonist, Luma, mid-labor in a cattle barn where she delivers her newborn calf, Malu. The audience observes the beauty of childbirth, and the tender moment of grooming her glistening babe clean that follows. Then, the scene quickly takes a sinister and heartbreaking turn, as Malu is whisked away to a separate … Read more

The Valet (2022) – Movie Review

The Valet2022. Directed by Richard Wong.Starring Eugenio Derbez, Samara Weaving, Ravi Patel, Amaury Nolasco, John Pirruccello, Max Greenfield, Betsy Brandt, Marisol Nichols, Carmen Salinas, Carlos Santos, Armando Hernández, Tiana Okoye, Diany Rodriguez, Joshua Vasquez, No Milenaandez, Alex Fernandez, Rivero, Michael Mourra, Noah Ayden Hernandez, Dariana Alvarez, Marcenae Lynette, Katie Carpenter, Wilmer Calderon, Mike Bash, and … Read more

Top Gun: Maverick (2022) – Movie Review

Top Gun: Maverick2022. Directed by Joseph Kosinski.Starring Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Charles Parnell, Bashir Salahuddin, Monica Barbaro, Jay Ellis, Danny Ramirez, Greg Tarzan Davis, Ed Harris, Val Kilmer, Manny Jacinto, Peter Mark Kendall , Jean Louisa Kelly, Lyliana Wray, Jake Picking, Kara Wang, and Raymond Lee. SYNOPSIS: … Read more