REVIEW: “Ma” (2019)

REVIEW: “Ma” (2019)

2019 has featured several talented actors/actresses unexpectedly taking on roles of creepy, unhinged maniacs. First was Isabelle Huppert in “Greta” followed shortly after by Dennis Quaid in “The Intruder”. The latest is Octavia Spencer in “Ma” and let’s just say she takes crazy to a whole new place. Spencer is such a good actress and … Continue reading

REVIEW: “Yesterday” (2019)

REVIEW: “Yesterday” (2019)

From its very first trailer there was something really weird about “Yesterday”. I actually say that as a compliment. I was immediately fascinated by its bizarre concept and the wacky way it blended romantic comedy with a ‘price of fame’ cautionary tale veiled as a fun tribute to the Beatles. Danny Boyle helms this light-hearted … Continue reading

REVIEW: “Midsommar”

REVIEW: “Midsommar”

Ari Aster earned a lot of well-deserved attention with his 2018 feature film debut “Hereditary”. It was a dark and unsettling bit of psychological horror that he wrote and directed. The film was greeted with high praise from critics, a little more mixed reactions from audiences, yet most were anxious to see what he would … Continue reading