A surprisingly effective emotional backbone elevates The Dig above the academic retelling of its real-life story.
Month: January 2021
One Night in Miami (2021) – Movie Review
A very straight-up theater adaptation, but with top-notch directing, writing and acting.
Martin Eden (2019) – Movie Review
The first half suggested a better paced and more interesting film, but the rest weighs it down too much. Wonderful title, though.
To the Ends of the Earth (2020) – Movie Review
The story of a Japanese journalist in Uzbekistan, this movie is not perfect, but it’s doing something different.
Sylvie’s Love (2020) – Movie Review
Sylvie’s Love is a beautiful love story, and while it may not break any molds, sometimes it’s worth it just to see skilled storytellers at work.
I’m Your Woman (2020) – Movie Review
A clever, emotional thriller with an excellent central performance by Rachel Brosnahan.
White Lie (2020) – Movie Review
Mixing several genres, White Lie works best as a duel between a young woman and a lie she can no longer control.