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TV REVIEW: The Crown Season 4 (2020)

This review describes episodes in some detail, so read at your own risk. Season Three brought a total aged-up recast to the jewell in the Netflix Crown, and although the new cast is almost faultless, the writing of that season did not do them justice….

AFI FEST 2020, Drama, Film Reviews, Latest

REVIEW: The Father (AFI Fest 2020)

While several films have movingly depicted dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, including Iris (2001) and Still Alice (2014), they have mainly considered it from the viewpoint of family members, who are having to cope with seeing someone they love slowly disappear before their eyes. What Florian…

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First Trailer For Florian Zeller’s ‘The Father’ Released

In THE FATHER, Hopkins plays the eponymous role of a mischievous and highly independent man who, as he ages, refuses all assistance from his daughter Anne (Olivia Colman). Yet, such help has become essential following Anne’s decision to move to Paris with her partner. As Anne’s father tries to make sense…

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It’s Mitchells vs Machines In New Trailer For ‘Connected’

Sony Pictures Animation’s Connected is an original animated comedy from director Mike Rianda (Gravity Falls) and producers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, The Lego Movie), about an everyday family’s struggle to relate while technology rises up around the world! When Katie Mitchell (voiced by…

TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: The Crown Season 3 (2019)

After the popular and critical acclaim of the multi-Emmy, Golden Globe and BAFTA award-winning first two seasons of The Crown, the long-awaited Season 3 has a lot to live up to. With an aged-up complete change of cast, it was always going to take a…

Edinburgh Film Festival, Events, Film Reviews, Films

EIFF 2019: Them That Follow

As if religious fanaticism wasn’t frightening enough, now it’s got snakes!  Up in the Appalachian mountains, a church pastor’s teenage daughter, Mara (Alice Englert), attempts to hide her unexpected pregnancy from her ultra-religious community. Their attitudes on marriage, sex, and pretty much any issue involving…

Events, Films, TV

The 2019 Critic’s Choice Awards: Full List And Winners

The 24th Annual Critic’s Choice Awards presented their awards Sunday night to categories across the film and television platforms. Viola Davis presented the #SeeHer Award to Claire Foy (The Girl in the Spider’s Web, The Crown, First Man), an award given to women who persistently…

Events, Films, TV

The 2019 Golden Globe Awards WINNERS

The Golden Globes gave us a lot to talk about! From tracking tallies on our favorite actors in anticipation for the Oscars to… a flu shot segment? The NBC televised event had its ups and downs, but most of all, it fed our ever growing…