Christian Bale as Dick Cheney in "Vice"

Movie Review: ‘Vice’ fantastic mimicry but at least partially unfair

A few weeks ago, I finished the Chris Whipple book called “The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency,” a book that masterfully and I believe … Continue reading Movie Review: ‘Vice’ fantastic mimicry but at least partially unfair

Mary Poppins Returns

Movie Review: ‘Mary Poppins Returns,’ Miranda a delight

As a 48-year-old man about to marry into a family with a 10-year-old girl, I have realized quickly just how little Disney I’ve ever watched. I totally get what Mary … Continue reading Movie Review: ‘Mary Poppins Returns,’ Miranda a delight

Review: Roman J. Israel, Esq., another highlight in a brilliant career for Denzel Washington

I had forgotten that Denzel Washington had been nominated for Best Actor for his titular role in Roman J. Israel, Esq. After watching it Sunday night, I’m not sure how … Continue reading Review: Roman J. Israel, Esq., another highlight in a brilliant career for Denzel Washington