Thursday, December 8th, 2016

For Florence Foster Jenkins, the inevitable comparison will be to Sunset Boulevard, the life of an aging performer living a Potemkin existence. However, instead of Billy Wilder’s wicked insights into end of Hollywood’s Golden Age, director Stephen Frears goes into the sheltered world of “high society” after the age of Gatsby. The result is a […]

This light comedy has a couple of added advantages. One, of course, is an accurate (if satirical) look back at the 1980s pop culture. The film does not give way to over-exaggeration and we’re given a fun look back at the first days of MTV without looking at a bunch of cartoon figures. The other […]

This light comedy has a couple of added advantages. One, of course, is an accurate (if satirical) look back at the 1980s pop culture. The film does not give way to over-exaggeration and we’re given a fun look back at the first days of MTV without looking at a bunch of cartoon figures. The other […]